Family:Whitney, George Edward (1843-a1900)

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George Edward8 Whitney (Edward Philander7, George Washington6, Ebenezer5, David4, Joseph3, John2, Henry1), son of Edward Philander7 and Harriet Ann (Jackson) Whitney, was born 14 Jan 1843, Somers, NY, and died after 1900.

He married, 4 Nov 1869, Stamford, CT, Antoinette Hooker Lockwood, daughter of John D. and Janet (Gray) Lockwood, of Stamford. She was born 16 Dec 1845, Stamford, CT, and died after 1877.

He was a civil engineer. They settled at Stamford, and were living there in Sep 1877, he being then superintendent of the Stamford Water Company. He entered the U.S. Navy, 2 Jun 1862, as engineer; was captured in Florida, 3 May 1864; and remained a prisoner at Macon, Charleston, and Richmond, till paroled in Oct 1864.

Children of George Edward8 and Antoinette Hooker (Lockwood) Whitney:

i. Edward9 Whitney, b. ca. 1873, CT; d. aft. 1880.

Census

637 695 Lockwood, Janet 45 F W Keeping House $2000 Connecticut -----, Hellen 22 F W Connecticut -----, Emily 18 F W Connecticut Attended school -----, Robert 15 M W New York Attended school -----, Amelia 12 F W Connecticut Attended school Whitney, George E. 27 M W Civil Engineer New York Male citizen over 21 -----, Antinett 24 F W Connecticut

George E. WHITNEY 37 Self M W W NY Engineer CT NY Edward WHITNEY 7 Son M S W CT Attending School NY NY Harriet WHITNEY 56 Moth F W W NY Keeping House NY NY

60 66 Witney, Geo. E. Head W M Jan 1842 58 wid New York New York Connecticut Supt. Stamford N. Co., Owns mortgaged house -----, Harriett A. Moth W F Mar 1823 76 wid 3ch 1liv New York New York New York

References

  • Census records.

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