Family:Whitney, William Benjamin (1845-1928)

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William Benjamin8 Whitney (Isaac7, Aaron6, Benjamin5, Joshua4, Cornelius3, Joshua2, John1), son of Isaac7 and Betsey Elizabeth (Nason) Whitney, was born 25 Jun 1845 or 1846, French Creek, NY, and died 6 Jan 1928, Wesleyville, PA.

He married firstly, 15 Jan 1870, Mary Ireland. She was born about 1844, co. Cumberland, England, and died 2 May 1873.

He married secondly, 29 Jul 1876, Waverly, IA, Alice Betsey Johnston. She was born Jan 1856, IL, and died 22 Jul 1945.

He was a farmer. He was in the war in the 112th New York Volunteers.

Children of William Benjamin8 and Mary (Ireland) Whitney:

i. William M.9 Whitney, b. say 1871; d. 2 May 1873, Chautauqua Co., NY
ii. Wayne Whitney, b. 13 Feb 1872; resided Broken Straw, NY.

Children of William Benjamin8 and Alice Betsey (Johnston) Whitney:

iii. William M.9 Whitney, b. ca. 1877, French Creek, NY; d. aft. 1900.
iv. Warren Wesley Whitney, b. 3 May 1880, French Creek, NY; d. 28 Aug 1967, Corry, PA.
v. Edwin Whitney, b. Mar 1882, French Creek, NY; d. aft. 1900.
vi. Myrtle A. Whitney, b. Jun 1890, NY, m. 25 Nov 1912, Chautauqua Co., NY, Charles Hadden8 Whitney.


186 181 Whitney, William 25 M W Farmer $1000 $200 New York Male citizen over 21 -----, Mary 27 F W Keeping house England Parents foreign born

Benjamin W. WHITNEY 36 Self M M W NY Farmer NY NY Alice WHITNEY 23 Wife F M W IL Keeping House VT NY William M. WHITNEY 3 Son M S W IA NY IL WHITNEY 1M Son M S W NY NY IL

39 39 Whitney, William B. Private D 112 NY Inf 11 Aug 1862 20 Jul 1865 3y 11m 21d Marvin, NY

William B. WWhitney M 47 - U.S. C. Farmer Alice Whitney F 36 - U.S. C. William Whitney M 15 - U.S. C. Waren Whitney M 12 - U.S. C. Edwin Whitney M 10 - U.S. C. Myrtle Whitney F 2 - U.S. C.

125 128 Whitney, W. B. Head W M Jun 1845 54 mar 23 New York New York New York Farmer, Owns mortgaged farm -----, Allice Wife W F Jan 1855 45 mar 23 4ch 4liv Illinois Vermont New York -----, Edwerd Son W M Mar 1882 18 sgl Pennsylvania New York Illinois Farm laborer -----, Murtal Dau W F Jun 1890 9 sgl New York New York Illinois At school

161 164 Golding, James Head W M Nov 1851 48 mar 11 New York New York New York Farmer, Owns free farm -----, Mary Wife W F Aug 1853 48 mar 11 0ch 0liv New York Pennsylvania New York More, Sarah MiL W F Jun 1828 71 wid 1ch 1liv New York Vermont New York Whitney, Warren Srvt W M May 1880 20 sgl New York New York Illinois Farm laborer

  • 1910, Harbor Creek, Erie Co., PA: William B. Whitney, 65, b. NY, wife Alice, 54, b. IL, and daughter Myrtle, 19, b. NY.


  • Census records.

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