Family:Whitney, Edson (1822-1858)

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Edson Whitney (Eseck, George), son of Eseck and Phebe (Jenks) Whitney, was born 9 Jun 1822, Schroon, NY, and died 28 Jan 1858, Schroon, NY. He was buried in South Schroon Cemetery, Schroon, NY.[1]

He married, 10 Feb 1847, Schroon, NY, Harriet Whitney (his first cousin), daughter of Cyrus and Miriam (Foster) Whitney. She was born Sep 1828, Schroon, NY, and died 16 Feb 1915, Schroon, NY. She was buried in South Schroon Cemetery, Schroon, NY.[2]

Children of Edson and Harriet (Whitney) Whitney:

i. James C. Whitney, b. 5 Jun 1850, Schroon, NY; d. 5 Jan 1933, Schroon Lake, NY; bur. Schroon Lake Cemetery, Schroon Lake, NY;[3] m.(1) ca. 1880, Marion (Sherman) Richardson, b. 11 Aug 1837, Essex Co., NY, d. 28 Apr 1904, Schroon, NY, bur. Schroon Lake Cemetery, Schroon Lake, NY,[4] dau. of Stephen and Lydia R. (Baker) Sherman and widow of Norman Richardson; m.(2) ca. 1907, Bertha L. Richardson (the daughter of his first wife), b. Dec 1869, Schroon, NY, d. after 1930. James had no known children.
ii. Lewis W. Whitney, b. 21 Mar 1852, Schroon, NY; d. after 1920; bur. South Schroon Cemetery, Schroon, NY;[5] m. ca. 1881, Schroon, NY, Marion J. Culver, b. 20 Mar 1855, daughter of Harvey and Adaline (Jenks) Culver, bur. South Schroon Cemetery, Schroon, NY.[6]
Children: Walter B. Whitney, b. 24 Mar 1882, Schroon, NY; d. 9 Jan 1902, Schroon, NY; bur. South Schroon Cemetery, Schroon, NY;[7] unmarried.
Elizabeth G. Whitney (adopted), b. circa 1898, NY; d. after 1930; m. George J. Dupree.
iii. Edson G. Whitney, b. Jul 1957, Schroon, NY; m. Ida M. Horner.
iv. William Edson Whitney, b. Jun 1857, NY; d. aft 1900; m. 9 May 1895, York Prairie, Cedar Co., IA, Alice M. (Wingart) Powell, dau. of Peter ane Isabel Gay Wingart.

Census

3 3 Esek Whitney 54 M - Farmer $1000 R.I. Phebe " 51 F - Vt. Edson " 28 M - Lab. N.Y. Sophia " 21 F - " Attended school Harriet " 22 " - " Deaf & Dumb Samuel " 12 M - " Attended school George Squire 16 " - Lab. Vt. Attended school Euretha Richardson 8 F - " Attended school

224 Frame $200 248 Eliott Whitney 59 M - - R.I. 1 - 52 Phebe " 55 F - Wife Vermont 1 - 52 Sophia " 26 " - Chld Essex - - 26 Samuel " 17 M - " " - - 17 Christiana Whitney 8 F - Germany - - 3 249 Edson Whitney 33 M - - Essex 1 - 33 Harriet Whitney 28 F - Wife " 1 - 28 James C. Whitney 5 M - Chld " - - 5 Lewis W. Whitney 3 " - " " - - 3 Edson Whitney 1m " - " " - - 1m

445 427 Eseck Whitney 64 M - Farmer $1500 $1200 R.I. Phebe " 60 F - Vt. Harriet " 32 F - N.Y. Deaf & Dumb Sophia " 31 F - Do Samuel E. " 22 M - Farm Laborer $100 Do James C. " 10 M - Do Attended school Lewis W. " 8 M - Do Attended school Edson " 3 M - Do Christiana " 12 F - Germany Attended school

345 336 Whitney, Harriet 42 F W Keeping House $200 New York Deaf & Dumb -----, James 20 M W Labourer " -----, Lewis 18 M W " Attended school -----, Edson 13 M W " Attended school

Louis WHITNEY 28 Self M S W NY Farmer NY NY Harriet WHITNEY 51 Moth F W W NY Keeping House NY NY Lucy A. WHITNEY 64 Aunt F W W NY Boarder NY NY Emeline WHITNEY 62 Sis F S W NY Boarder NY NY

Whitney, Harriet Head W F wid

293 300 Whitney, William E. Head W M Jun 1857 42 mar 5 New York New York New York Physician, Owns free house -----, Alice M. Wife W F Nov 1860 39 mar 5 0ch 0liv Iowa Pennsylvania Pennsylvania Wilkerson, Lydia E. Room W F Mar 1871 29 sgl Iowa Ohio Ohio Teacher Bigger, Catherine Room W F Jan 1866 34 sgl Ohio Pennsylvania Pennsylvania Teacher

  • 1910, Schroon, Essex Co., NY: Harriet Whitney

References

  • Census records

1.^  FindAGrave Memorial #90868831, Edson Whitney.

2.^  FindAGrave Memorial #90868906, Harriet Whitney Whitney.

3.^  FindAGrave Memorial #90864691, James C. Whitney.

4.^  FindAGrave Memorial #90864744, Marion Sherman Richardson Whitney.

5.^  FindAGrave Memorial #90865523, Lewis W. Whitney.

6.^  FindAGrave Memorial #90866087, Marion Culver Whitney.

7.^  FindAGrave Memorial #90866130, Walter B. Whitney.


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