Family:Whitney, Franklin Patten (1847-1882)
Franklin Patten8 Whitney (Robert Patten7, Joseph6, Joseph5, Abel4, Nathaniel3, Benjamin2, John1), son of Robert Patten7 and Ruth F. (Sprague) Whitney, was born 14 May 1847, Topsham, ME, and died 1 Aug 1882, Topsham, ME. He was buried in the Riverside Cemetery in Topsham.
He married, 10 Jun 1872, Topsham, ME, Kate Marin Bradley, daughter of James and Isabella (Kent) Bradley. She was born 6 Jun 1846, Portland, ME, and died after 1880.
Children of Franklin Patten8 and Kate Marin (Bradley) Whitney:
i. Grace Bell9 Whitney, b. 30 May 1876, Boston, MA. ii. Sadie Hamilton Whitney or Sadie Crawford Whitney, b. 7 Jan 1879, Boston, MA.
[Apparently a boarding house] 240 307 Colburn, Henrietta 56 F W Keeping House $2000 Maine ... Whitney, Frank P. 23 M W Clerk in Store Maine Male citizen over 21 ...
Frank P. WHITNEY 33 Self M M W ME Works In Store ME ME Kate M. WHITNEY 30 Wife F M W ME Keeping House ME ME Grace B. WHITNEY 4 Dau F S W MA ME ME Sadie C. WHITNEY 1 Dau F S W MA ME ME
417 514 Kehoe, John Head W M Jan 1867 33 mar 3 Maine Maine Ireland S[???]ger, Rents house -----, Lottie M. Wife W F Feb 1877 23 mar 3 0ch 0liv Maine Maine Maine 515 Watson, Jennie Head W F Jun 1845 55 wid 0ch 0liv Maine Maine Maine N.G., Rents house Whitney, Kate Sist W F Jun 1851 48 wid 2ch 0liv Maine Maine Maine Saleswoman dry goods
Jennie Watson was born Jennie Bradley, sister of Katie Bradley, daughter of James and Isabella (-----) Bradley of Portland.
- Census records.
1.^ "Franklin Patten [Whitney], ch. Robert P. and Ruth F., [born] May 14, 1847, in T.," according to Hill, Mary P., ed., Vital Records of Topsham, to the Year 1892 (Salem, MA: Higginson Book Co.,  1996).
2.^ "Franklin P. [Whitney] [Patten, P.R.31.], s. Robert P. and Ruth F., [died] Aug 1, 1882, a. 35 y., G.R.3," according to Hill, Mary P., ed., Vital Records of Topsham, to the Year 1892 (Salem, MA: Higginson Book Co.,  1996).