Family:Whitney, Gamaliel Taylor (1802-1873)

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Gamaliel Taylor7 Whitney (Josiah6, Hezekiah5, Hezekiah4, Joseph3, John2, Henry1), son of Josiah6 and Tema (Taylor)(Toby) Whitney, was born 2 Jul 1802 (twin), Wolcott, VT, and died 9 Mar 1873, Craftsbury, VT, where he was buried.

He married, 2 or 20 Aug 1829, Craftsbury, VT, Fanny Preston.[1] She was born 6 Dec 1803, Peacham, VT, and died after 1874. She married secondly, 5 Dec 1873, William Hanson of Greensborough, VT.

Phoenix says the following:

"... a farmer .... He settled in Wolcott; and, in the latter part of his life, removed to Craftsbury ...."

Children of Gamaliel Taylor7 and Fanny (Preston) Whitney, all born Wolcott, VT:

i. Myron Henry8 Whitney, b. 20 Feb 1831; d. 17 Aug 1837, Wolcott, VT.
ii. Eliza Whitney, b. 28 Jul 1834; d. 21 Feb 1858, Craftsbury, VT; unmarried.
iii. Daniel Dustin Whitney, b. 21 Feb 1836; d. 21 Mar 1863, Washington, DC; unmarried; Company F, 11th Regiment, Vermont Volunteer Heavy Artillery.
iv. Isaac Pennock Whitney, b. 10 Jun 1840; m. Sarah A. Ellis.
v. Sarah Augusta Whitney, b. 3 Sep 1843; d. 22 Feb 1868, Craftsbury, VT; unmarried.
vi. Josiah Benjamin Whitney, b. 25 Oct 1845; d. 8 Dec 1863, Craftsbury, VT, of typhus fever; unmarried; a teacher.

Census

128 129 Gamaliel T. Whitney 48 M - Cooper $400 Vt. Fanny " 47 F - " Eliza " 16 F - " Attended school Dustin " 14 M - " Attended school Isaac " 10 M - " Attended school Sarah A. " 6 F - " Attended school Josiah " 4 M - " Attended school

1378 1385 Gamalial Whitney 58 M - Famer $2300 $350 Vermont Fanny " 57 F - " Ida " 20 F - " Attended school Sarah " 17 F - " Attended school Josiah " 14 M - Vermont Attended school

125 122 Whitney, G. T. 68 M W Farm Laborer $1000 -- Vt. Male citizen over 21 Whitney, Fanny 66 F W Keeping House Vt.

I. P. WHITNEY 40 Self M M W VT Tinsmith VT VT Sarah A. WHITNEY 38 Wife F M W IN Keeping House NY VT Frank M. WHITNEY 11 Son M S W VT At School VT IN Tessora A. WHITNEY 8 Dau F S W VT VT IN Tenney WHITNEY 6 Dau F S W VT VT IN Sarah W. WHITNEY 4 Dau F S W VT VT IN Zalia WHITNEY 7M Dau F S W VT VT IN Fanny WHITNEY 79 Moth F W VT NY NY Rena STIMPSON 23 Oth F S W CAN Servant CAN CAN Chas. STEVANS 24 Oth M S W VT Farm Laborer ME ME

References

1.^  Vermont, Vital Records Index, Marriages.


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