Family:Whitney, Ebenezer Augustus (1840-1927)
Ebenezer Augustus7 Whitney (Silas6, Josiah5, Nathaniel4, Nathaniel3, Benjamin2, John1), son of Silas6 and Elvira J. (Lane) Whitney, was born 6 Oct 1840, Moose River, ME, and died 4 Oct 1927, Lewiston, ME, aged 86 years. He was buried in Riverside Cemetery, Lewiston, ME.
He married, 24 May 1866, Skowhegan, ME, Ellen J. Woodcock. She was born 22 Nov 1844, Anson, ME, and died after 1920.
He is often recorded as "Eben" vice "Ebenezer".
He is a contractor and builder; resided Madison and Lewiston, ME.
Children of Ebenezer Augustus7 and Ellen J. (Woodcock) Whitney:
i. George Ansel8 Whitney, b. 21 Jun 1868 (twin), Solon, ME; m. 5 Oct 1893, Lewiston, ME, Isabelle Day, b. ca. 1870. Boston, MA, dau. of Joseph H. and Rebecca P. (Hatch) Day; grad. Orono, ME, State college. ii. Georgia Ardell Whitney, b. 21 Jun 1868 (twin), Solon, ME; m. before 1900, Josiah F.8 Whitney, her first cousin, as his third wife. iii. Clifton C. Whitney, b. 21 Oct 1886; resided at home.
8 8 Whitney, Eben A. 29 M W Farmre $750 $200 Maine Male citizen over 21 -----, Ellen J. 24 F W Keeping House " -----, George 1 M W " -----, Georgie 1 F W "
Eben A. WHITNEY 38 Self M M W ME Farm ME ME Ellen J. WHITNEY 34 Wife F M W ME Keeping House ME ME George A. WHITNEY 11 Son M S W ME At Home ME ME Georgie A. WHITNEY 11 Dau F S W ME At Home ME ME
359 465 Whitney, Eben A. Head W M Oct 1841 58 mar 34 Maine Maine Maine Carpenter, Owns mortgaged farm -----, Ellen J. Wife W F Nov 1845 54 mar 34 3ch 3liv Maine Maine Maine -----, C. Clifton Son W M Oct 1887 12 sgl Maine Maine Maine At school
169 230 Whitney, George Head W M Jun 1868 31 mar 6 Maine Maine Maine Hardware merchant, Rents house -----, Isabel Wife W F Feb 1870 30 mar 6 2ch 2liv Mass. Mass. Mass. -----, Clarice G. Dau W F May 1896 4 sgl Maine Maine Mass. -----, Edith I. Dau W F Aug 1898 1 sgl Maine Maine Mass. Lewis, May S. Srvt W F Jun 1879 20 sgl Maine Maine Maine House servant Serdevig, Maud S. Stud W F Oct 1876 23 sgl Maine Maine Maine Student
- 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. 579.