Family:Whitney, George Edwin (1836-1893)
George Edwin7 Whitney (George Washington6, Henry5, Isaac4, Nathaniel3, Benjamin2, John1), son of George Washington6 and Violette (Haines) Whitney, was born 19 Sep 1836, Phillips, ME, and died 25 Apr 1893, Washington, DC.
He married, 1865, San Francisco, CA, Mary Lewis Swearingen. She was born 16 Jan 1841, Louisville, KY, and died 13 Oct 1927, Oakland, CA.
He was an attorney and died in Washington, DC, while on a business trip. He resided Oakland, CA, 578 8th street.
Children of George Edwin7 and Mary L. (Swearingen) Whitney:
i. Isabel Violet8 Whitney, b. 6 May 1866; d. 16 Jul 1954, Monterey, CA; m. Andrew Buchanan McCreery. ii. Charlotte Anita Whitney, b. 7 Jul 1867; see more information in Archives. iii. Stephanie Whitney, b. 22 Oct 1869; m. 6 Jun 1892, Seymour Cunningham; resided Washington, DC, 1723 K St. Children: a. Cecil Cunningham, b. 8 Mar 1893. b. Macklin Cunningham, b. 21 Feb 1894. iv. George Swearingen Whitney, b. 23 Apr 1872. v. Mary Whitney, b. 19 Mar 1875. vi. Ethel Whitney, b. 19 Apr 1878. vii. Cecil Roberta Whitney, b. 20 Apr 1885; d. 13 May 1887.
- 1870: not found.
- 1880, Oakland, Alameda Co., CA:
G. E. WHITNEY 44 Self M M W ME Lawyer --- --- Mary L. WHITNEY 39 Wife F M W KY Keeping House KY VA Isabell V. WHITNEY 14 Dau F S W CA At School ME KY Stephnie WHITNEY 10 Dau F S W CA At School ME KY George WHITNEY 8 Son M S W CA At School ME KY Mary WHITNEY 5 Dau F S W UTAH TERRITORY ME KY Ethel WHITNEY 2 Dau F S W CA ME KY Mary JONES 24 Oth F W W IRE Servent IRE IRE CHUNG 24 Oth M S C CHINA Servent CHINA CHINA
- 1880, daughter Charlotte not found.
- 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. 412.