Family:Whitney, Adelbert (1844-1919)
Adelbert7 Whitney (Richard Lewis6, Henry5, Eliasaph4, Nathan3, John2, Henry1), son of Richard Lewis6, was born 4 Dec 1844, Rochester, NY, and died 13 Jul 1919, Rochester, NY. He was buried in Riverside Cemetery, Rochester, NY.
He married, 15 May 1867, Rochester, NY, Caroline Bangs, daughter of John Randolph and Mary Ann (Coles) Bangs. She was born 9 Nov 1850, Rochester, NY, and died 26 Aug 1925, Rochester, NY. She was buried in Riverside Cemetery, Rochester, NY.
Phoenix says the following:
- ". . . a dry-goods salesman . . . . They dwelt at Rochester till May 1869; at Indianapolis, Ind., till Nov. 1869; and then settled at Mount Morris, N.Y., where they were living in 1874. He was a member of Co. E, 54th Reg., N. G. S. N. Y.; and did some guard-duty at Elmira, N.Y., in 1864."
Children of Adelbert7 and Caroline (Bangs) Whitney:
i. Charles Edward8 Whitney, b. 23 May 1868, Rochester, NY; m.(1) ----- -----; m.(2) Elizabeth A. Filer. ii. Bertha Whitney, b. 16 May 1871, Mount Morris, NY; d. 22 May 1871, Mount Morris, NY, and was buried there. iii. John Randolph Whitney, b. 30 Apr 1872, Mount Morris, NY; d. 1 May 1872, and was buried there. iv. Frederick Adelbert Whitney, b. 16 May 1873 Mount Morris, NY; m.(1) ca. 1899, Bertha -----; m.(2) ca. 1904, Alice -----.
29 34 Blackwell, E. 59 M W Grocer Pennsylvania Parents foreign born, Male citizen over 21 -----, Sarah 55 F W Keeping house $3600 $2400 Connecticut Father foreign born -----, Spencer 20 M W Clerk Dry Goods New York -----, Edward S. 18 M W " Grocery " Whitney, John Mrs. 48 F W Keeping house $8000 $2500 New York Parents foreign born -----, Adelbert 25 M W Clerk " Male citizen over 21 -----, Caroline 19 F W At home " -----, Charles 2 M W " Huntingdon, Mrs. 28 F W Milliner " -----, George 7 M W At School " Attended school
Adelbert WHITNEY 36 Self M M W NY Dry Goods Clerk MA NY Caroline WHITNEY 29 Wife F M W NY Keeps House VT NY Chas. E. WHITNEY 12 Son M S W NY School NY NY F. A. WHITNEY 7 Son M S W NY School NY NY
174 175 Whitney, Adelbert Head W M Dec 1844 55 mar 33 New York Massachusetts New York Salesman, Rents house Caroline Wife W F Nov 1850 49 mar 33 4ch 2liv New York Vermont New York Charles Son W M May 1868 32 sgl New York New York New York Shoe Cutter
- 1910, 435 Plymouth Avenue, Rochester Ward 19, Monroe Co., NY:
157 174 Oaks, Henry Head M W 66 m28 New York New York New York Cabinet maker, furniture repair shop, Owns free house -----, Sarah C. Wife F W 63 m28 New York Canada Canada None 175 Whitney, Adelbert Head M W 65 m43 New York Massachusetts New York Clerk, dry goods store, Rents house -----, Caroline Wife F W 59 m43 4ch 2lv New York New York New York None
- 1920, 512A South Avenue, Rochester Ward 13, Monroe Co., NY:
143 265 Whitney, Caroline Head M W 55 sgl New York New York New York Shoe maker, shoe factory, Rents property
- 1920, Charles not found.
- All data imported from Stephen Whitney Phoenix, The Whitney family of Connecticut, and its affiliations; being an attempt to trace the descendants, as well in the female as the male lines, of Henry Whitney, from 1649 to 1878; to which is prefixed some account of the Whitneys of England. (New York : Priv. Print. [Bradford Press] 1878), p. 830 and pp. 1698-1699.