Family:Whitney, Elisha Leonard (1835-a1900)

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Elisha Leonard7 Whitney (Leonard6, Joseph5, Joseph4, Joseph3, Jonathan2, John1), son of Leonard6 and Philanda (Blood) Whitney, was born 29 Oct 1835, Acworth, NH, and died after 1900.

He married, 24 or 25 Nov 1863, Chicopee Falls, MA, Jane L. Howard, daughter of Levi and Jemima C. (-----) Howard.[1] 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,[2] 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.[3]

Census

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.

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

References

1.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 162, page 263.

2.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 313, page 377.

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.


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