Family:Whitney, Edward Hiram (1845-1903)
Edward Hiram7 Whitney (Hiram H.6, Henry5, Isaac4, Nathaniel3, Benjamin2, John1), son of Hiram H.6 and Susan P. (Lunt) Whitney, was born 22 Jan 1845, Boston, MA, and died 3 Mar 1903, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, aged 58 years 1 month 12 days, of interstitial nephritis and uraemia.
He married firstly, 6 Sep 1868, Woburn or Melrose, MA, Martha Emma Adams "both of Melrose", daughter of Peter and Martha Jane (Langley) Adams. She was born about 1845, Medford, MA, and died before 1876.
He, of Boston, married secondly, 14 Sep 1876, Bridgewater, MA, Emma Louise Williams, of Boston, daughter of William and Elizabeth/Louise (-----) Williams. She was born 8 Oct 1853, Dorchester, MA, and died after 1880.
He is lieutenant of Boston fire department; resided South Boston, MA, 456 W. 4th street.
Children of Edward Hiram7 and Martha Emma (Adams) Whitney:
i. Mabel E.8 Whitney, b. -- Feb 1869, Boston, MA; d. 16 Nov 1869, Boston, MA, aged 9 months, of diarrhea and pneumonia.
Children of Edward Hiram7 and Emma Louise (Williams) Whitney:
i. Blanche Ardell8 Whitney, b. 16 Nov 1877, Adams, MA; m. 11 Oct 1905, Boston, MA, or 12 Sep 1906, Lowell, MA, George E. Mayo, b. ca. 1883, Dover, ME, or ca. 1885, Foxcroft, ME, son of Edward J. and Anna M. (Genthner) Mayo; resided 148 K street, South Boston, MA.
- 1870: not found.
- 1870, Boston Ward 3, Suffolk Co., MA:
860 2071 Adams, Peter G. 64 M W Painter Mass. Male citizen over 21 ... Whitney, Martha E. 19 F W No occupation Mass. ...
Edward H. WHITNEY 34 Self M M W MA Driver Of Steam Fire Engine MA MA Emma L. WHITNEY 24 Wife F M W MA Keeping House ENG ENG Blanche A. WHITNEY 2 Dau F S W MA MA MA William R. WILLIAMS 20 BroL M S W MA Apprentice To Casket Maker ENG ENG
6 7 Whitney, Edward H. Head W M Jan 1847 53 mar 24 Massachusetts Massachusetts Maine Fireman, Rents house -----, Emma L. Wife W F Oct 1858 41 mar 24 1ch 1liv Massachusetts England England -----, Blanche Dau W F Nov 1878 21 sgl Massachusetts Massachusetts Massachusetts 8 Dodd, George H. Head W M Mar 1867 33 mar 3m Massachusetts Canada Eng. Massachusetts Foreman (trucking), Rents house -----, Elizabeth E. Wife W F Dec 1872 27 mar 3m Massachusetts England New York
- 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), pp. 412-413.
3.^ "Edward Hiram Whitney and Martha Emma Adams, both of Melrose, [married] Sept. 6, 1868," according to Edward F. Johnson, Vital Records of Woburn, Massachusetts, 1640-1873 (Woburn, MA: Andrews, Cutler and Company, 1890-1919). Also, "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 209, pages 217 and 271.