Family:Whitney, Peter Radcliff (1798-a1873)

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Peter Radcliff7 Whitney (Silas6, Aaron5, Samuel4, Richard3, John2, Henry1), son of Silas6 and Nancy (Russell) Whitney, was born 22 May 1798, Red Mills, Southeast, NY, and died after 1873.

He married firstly, 4 Jan 1826, Patterson, NY, Eliza Baker, daughter of Josiah and ----- (Green) Baker. She died Feb 1827, Patterson, NY, and was buried at Milltown, Southeast, NY.

He married secondly, 13 Dec 1830, Kent, NY, Dorcas Baldwin, daughter of James and Susan (Vaill) Baldwin. She was born 7 Jan 1798, Carmel, NY, and died after 1873.

Phoenix says the following:

They lived at Whitney's Corner, in Southeast, about one mile west of Dykeman's Station, in 1873. He was a tanner and currier, for a few years; then a school-teacher, a trader, and later a farmer; and was, for several years, a magistrate and assistant-judge of the county. He lived at one time in Patterson.

Children of Peter Radcliff7 and Eliza (Baker) Whitney:

i. Josiah Baker Whitney, b. 26 Jul 1826, Patterson, NY; d. 26 Jun 1827, Patterson, NY; bur. in the cemetery near the Baptist Church, at Towner's, in Patterson.


128 133 Petter Whitney 50 M - Merchant $4500 N. York Darcis wife 50 F - " Jeridan Wood 45 M - " " Eloneye E. Light 13 F - " Attended school

37 40 Peter R. Whitney 61 M - Farmer $18000 $2200 New York Dorcas B. Whitney 61 F - New York Flora Leight 22 F - New York Reuben Booth 36 M - Farm laborer New York Sarah J. Booth 24 F - Domestic New York Hugh McAlvary 40 M - Farm labor Ireland Illiterate

349 540 Whitney, Peter R. 70 M W Farmer Retired $25000 $5000 New York Male citizen over 21 -----, Dorcas 70 F W Keep house "

Peter R. WHITNEY 82 Self M M W NY NY NY Darcos B. WHITNEY 83 Wife F M W NY NY NY


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