Family:Whitney, William Elijah (1835-a1880)
William Elijah9 Whitney (Lemuel Griffith8, Joseph7, Lemuel6, Joshua5, Nathaniel4, Nathaniel3, John2, John1), son of Lemuel Griffith8 and Catherine Elizabeth (Conrow) Whitney, was born 1 Nov 1835, Springfield, VT (also recorded as Henryville, Canada), and died after 1880.
He married, 25 May 1874, Burlington, VT, Emma Almira Payn, of Burlington, daughter of Simeon Webster and Almira (Perkins) Payn. She was born 15 Aug 1841, Shelburne, VT, and died after 1880.
He resided 98 Pearl St., Burlington, VT.
Children of William Elijah9 Emma Almira (Payn) Whitney:
i. Eda Almira10 Whitney, b. 13 Jan 1877.
928 874 Deforris, John 35 M W Dentist N.Y. Male citizen over 21 Whitney, W. E. 33 M W Canada Male citizen over 21 Murphy, James 54 M W Day laborer $600 -- Ireland Parents foreign born, Male citizen over 21 LaPan, Philena 22 F W Domestic Canada Parents foreign born, Illiterate
Simeon W. PAYNE 73 Self M W W VT Farmer-Retired CT CT William E. WHITNEY 44 SonL M M W CAN Gun And Lock-Smith VT NY Emma A. WHITNEY 38 Dau F M W VT Keeping House VT VT Eda A. WHITNEY 3 GDau F S W VT CAN VT
6 8 Whitney, H. E. Head W M Nov 1835 64 mar 26 Canada Vermont New York Farmer, Owns free farm -----, Emma Wife W F Aug 1841 58 mar 26 1ch 1liv Vermont Vermont Vermont -----, Eda Dau W F Jan 1877 23 sgl Vermont Canada Vermont Cashier
- Census records.
- All data imported from Frederick Clifton Pierce, The Descendants of John Whitney, Who Came from London, England, to Watertown, Massachusetts, in 1635, (Chicago: 1895), p. 606.