Family:Whitney, Edwin Augustus (1842-1930)
Edwin Augustus9 Whitney (Amos8, Ohio7, Silas6, Samuel5, William4, Nathaniel3, John2, John1), son of Amos8 and Harriett J. (Bemis) Whitney, was born 29 May 1842, Ashburnham, MA, and died 11 Mar 1930, Watertown, MA.
He married, 30 May 1871, Plymouth, NH [recorded Fitchburg, MA], Kate Rea Cummings, daughter of Noah Connor and Elmira (George) Cummings. She was born 15 Nov 1845, Plymouth, NH, and died after 1930.
They resided Fitchburg, Newton, and Watertown, MA.
Children of Edwin Augustus9 and Kate Rea (Cummings) Whitney:
i. Walter Cummings10 Whitney, b. 10 Jun 1878 or 1877, Fitchburg, MA [given name omitted]; d. 20 May 1935, Newton, MA; m. 30 Nov 1909, Watertown, MA [or Newton, MA], Gertrude Louise (Hall} Johnson, b. Jun 1877, New York, NY, dau. of George R. and Frances A. (Schenck) Hall. He was a wholesale jeweler.
Edwin H. WHITNEY 38 Self M M W MA Reed Mfgr. MA MA Catherine R. WHITNEY 35 Wife F M W NH Keeping House NH NH Walter P. WHITNEY 2 Son M S W MA MA NH
179 184 Whitney, Edwin A. Head W M May 1843 47 mar 28 Massachusetts Massachusetts Massachusetts Merchant (jewels), Rents house -----, Kate R. Wife W F Nov 1845 54 mar 28 1ch 1liv New Hampshire New Hampshire New Hampshire -----, Walter C. Son W M Jun 1877 22 sgl Massachusetts Massachusetts New Hampshire Civil engineer -----, Roy L. Neph W M Sep 1875 24 sgl Massachusetts Massachusetts Massachusetts Clerk (insur. office)
- 1910, Watertown, Middlesex Co., MA.
- 1920, Newton Ward 7, Middlesex Co., MA.
- 1930, Watertown, Middlesex Co., MA.
- Census records.
3.^ "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 587, pages 637 and 750.