Family:Whitney, Elisha Leonard (1835-a1900)
He married, 24 or 25 Nov 1863, Chicopee Falls, MA, Jane L. Howard, daughter of Levi and Jemima C. (-----) Howard. She was born 17 Nov 1840, Chesterfield, NH, and died after 1900.
He is a carpenter; resided Drewsville, NH, and Indian Orchard, MA.
Children of Elisha Leonard7 and Jane L. (Howard) Whitney:
i. Arthur H.8 Whitney, b. 16 Nov 1877, Boston, MA; m.(1) Elizabeth M. Kjellin; m.(2) Anna C. Wellman. ii. Lula J. Whitney, b. 1 Nov 1880, Chicopee, MA, or Stafford, CT; m. 25 Mar 1896, Palmer, MA, Howard R. Barber, b. ca. 1875, South Butler, NY, son of Lewis/Leon D. and Ella J. (Phelps) Barber.
306 350 Elisha Whitney 28 M - Vt. M Labourer - - 1 - - Jane Whitney 25 F - " M Housekeeper - - - - -
327 359 Sanborn, Geo. F. 35 M W Manuf. of Machinery $2500 Vermont Male citizen over 21 -----, Zuba S. 35 F W Keeping House Maine -----, Earnest W. 6 M W Massachusetts Attended school White, Emma 23 F W Domestic Vermont Morse, Wm. W. 21 M W Book Keeper N.H. Male citizen over 21 Whitney, Elisha L. 35 M W Carpenter $800 -- Vermont Male citizen over 21 Chapman, Joseph 28 M W Blacksmith Canada Parents foreign born, Male citizen over 21
Apparently he and his wife were separated.
- 1870, wife Jane not found.
- 1880, Chicopee, Hampden Co., MA:
Elisha L. WHITNEY 45 Self M M W NH Carpenter MA NH Jane H. WHITNEY 39 Wife F M W NH Keep House --- CT Arthur H. WHITNEY 2 Son M S W MA MA --- Ellen M. GUILLOW 23 Oth F S W NH Wk-Cottonmill NH NH Jemima C. HOWARD 70 MotL F W W NH Home NH NH
299 420 Whitney, Elisha Head W M Oct 1836 63 mar 39 New Hampshire Massachusetts New Hampshire Carpenter, Owns mortgaged house -----, Jane Wife W F Nov 1840 59 mar 39 2ch 2liv New Hampshire Massachusetts New Hampshire Housewife
- 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. 376.
3.^ "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 460, pages 677 and 693.