Archive Talk:The Descendants of John Whitney, page 71

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p. 71, #773: Sibbeleh6 WHITNEY was born 26 Jun 1754, Spencer, MA, according to Spencer vital records.

p. 71, #774: Oliver6 WHITNEY was born 15 Apr 1744, as stated, in Needham, but was baptized 9 Jun 1745 (not 1744), Natick, MA, according to Natick vital records.

p. 71, #775: Mary6 WHITNEY was apparently the person of that name who married, 10 May 1792, Medfield, MA, Solomon PARKER, according to Medfield vital records and Natick vital records.

p. 71, #777: John6 WHITNEY was born 1 (not 5) June 1749, according to Natick vital records.

p. 71, #778: Mercy6 WHITNEY surely was the one who married, 22 Sep 1772, Newton, MA, Philemon WOODWARD, according to Newton vital records.

p. 71, #779: This child was Mehitable WARE (not WHITNEY), born 31 Aug 1758, Needham, MA, according to Needham vital records]].

p. 71, #780: This child was William WARE (not WHITNEY), born 19 Jul 1760, Needham, MA, and died 24 Sep 1762, Needham, MA, according to Needham vital records]].

p. 71, #277: Mary CHADWICK was born 16 (not 6) Oct 1713, according to Bond's Watertown (1860), pp. 151, 395, 650.

p. 71, #277: Margaret SPRING was Margaret (GATES) SPRING, widow of Thomas SPRING, according to Bond's Watertown (1860), p. 445.

p. 71, #277: Mrs. Sarah DAVIS was Sarah (PIERPONT) DAVIS, widow of Joshua DAVIS of Woodstock, CT, Roxbury and Brookline, MA, according to the vital records of those towns.

p. 71, #782: Henry SPRING was born 26 Apr 1733, Weston, MA, according to Weston vital records.

p. 71, #784: Mary6 WHITNEY was born 12 Dec 1742 and died 30 Mar 1744, both at Weston, MA, according to Weston vital records.

p. 71, #785: Mary6 WHITNEY was born 6 Mar 1744, Weston, MA, according to Weston vital records.

p. 71, #785: Mary6 WHITNEY did not marry Amos FISKE. Instead it was Mary6 WHITNEY, daughter of Joseph5 and Mary (CHILD) WHITNEY [John4, Joseph3, John2, John1], #290 on page 44, who contracted that marriage. This is proven by Joseph5 WHITNEY's will dated 13 Oct 1788, Weston, MA, in which he mentions wife Mary and daughter Mary wife of Amos FISKE of Weston, according to Middlesex County Probate Records, File #24700. The subsequent history of this Mary WHITNEY is unknown. Apparently Pierce has copied this error from Bond's Watertown, volume 1, page 647.

p. 71, #786: Sarah6 WHITNEY was born 6 Sep 1746 (not 1736), Weston, MA, according to Weston vital records.

p. 71, #786: Amasa DAVIS was born 17 Apr (not Aug) 1744, Woodstock, CT, son of Josiah and Sarah (PIERPONT) DAVIS, and son of his wife's step-mother, according to Woodstock vital records.

p. 71, #780: Joel6 WHITNEY died 20 Feb 1750, Weston, MA, according to Weston vital records.

p. 71, #790: Abigail6 WHITNEY married, 5 Mar 1778, Weston, MA, Samuel CURTIS "Esq.", according to Weston vital records.


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