Family:Whitney, Samuel Edmond (c1835-a1880)
He married, Sarah Holloway, born circa 1849, TN, died after 1870 and probably before 1880.
He was a farmer. Samuel joined the Confederate States Army at Pine Creek, 29 Jun 1861. He and his brother Jason were in the 34th Texas Cavalry, and fought in the Indian Territory, Arkansas, Missouri, and Louisiana. While in Louisiana, Samuel was wounded, captured, and sent to Elmira, NY.
Children of Samuel Edmond7 and Sarah (Holloway) Whitney:
i. Sara E.8 Whitney, b. ca. Dec 1869, TX; not in family in 1880.
- 1840: Not yet located
- 1850: Adaline Whitney, Precinct 8, Lamar Co., TX
- 1860: Adelaide Whitney, Red River Co., TX
- 1870, Clarksville P.O., Red River Co., TX:
913 913 Whitney, Sam 33 M W Farmer $600 $800 Ala. Male citizen over 21 " Sarah 21 F W Keeping house Tenn. " Sarah 6/12 F W Texas Born in Dec
S. E. WHITNEY 45 Self M W W AL Farmer PA VA Lura E. WHITNEY 10 Dau F S W TX At Home AL TN M. J. HOLLOWAY 39 Oth F S W TN Keeping House NC TN