Family:Whitney, George K. (1826-1899)
George K.8 Whitney (Moses7, Hananiah6, Samuel5, William4, Nathaniel3, John2, John1), son of Moses7 and Sophia (Cutter) Whitney, was born 14 Jul 1826, Boston, MA, and died 14 Oct 1899, Boston, MA, aged 73 years, of paralysis resulting in cerebral hemorrhage.
He married, 7 Mar 1852, Stoneham, MA, or 12 Mar 1852, South Reading, MA, Frances Maria Green, daughter of Henry and Abigail (-----) Green. She was born 25 May 1832, Stoneham, MA, and died 21 Feb 1854, Stoneham, MA, aged 21 years 8 months 26 days, of puerperal fever.
He, of Stoneham, married secondly, 23 Aug 1857, Lawrence, MA, Susanna Clendenin, of Methuen, daughter of Robert and Phebe (-----) Clendenin. She was born 14 May 1833, Derry, NH, and died there 15 Feb 1881.
He married thirdly, 6 Jan 1897, Lawrence, MA, Ida Frances Gibbs, both of Lawrence, daughter of William and Elizabeth (Keyser) Gibbs. She was born 24 Oct 1851, Groton, MA [given name omitted]. She married secondly, 2 Aug 1904, Somerville, MA [also recorded in Fitchburg, MA], Henry A. Dickson, b. ca. 1837, Groton, MA, son of Walter and Sarah (Eldredge) Dickson.
He was a shoemaker. He resided 515 Lowell St., Lawrence, MA.
Children of George K.8 and Frances Maria (Green) Whitney:
i. Fannie9 Whitney, "Frannie" b. 12 Feb 1854, Stoneham, MA; m. 19 or 24 Mar 1890, Lynn, MA, Alonzo Trafton Allen, b. 24 Oct 1853, Alfred, ME, son of Jotham and Almira B. (-----) Allen; resided s.p. 14 How St., Haverhill, MA.
Children of George K.8 and Susanna (Clendenin) Whitney:
ii. Caroline Viola Whitney, b. 8 May 1859, NH; d. 5 Aug 1896, Lawrence, MA, aged 37 years 2 month 27 days, of disease of lapra renal capsules; m. 26 Sep 1882, Lawrence, MA, Philip James Head, b. 10 Jun 1859, Derry, NH, son of George and Martha (-----) Head. Children: a. George W. Head, b. 26 Jul 1885; d. 7 Jun 1888. b. Arthur Whitney Head, b. 22 Nov 1888; resided 515 Lowell St., Lawrence, MA; name changed to Arthur Head Whitney by probate court, and he m. 14 Jun 1910, Fitchburg, MA, Estelle Gertrude Gibson, b. ca. 1888, Fitchburg, MA, dau. of Clement H. C. and Lizzie C. (Barrett) Gibson.
219 288 Henry P. Wiley 34 M - Shoemaker Mass. Elvira Wiley 32 F - Mass. Matilda J. Wiley 12 F - Mass. George K. Whitney 28 M - Shoemaker Mass.
350 372 George K. Whitney 33 M - Shoemaker $500 $200 Mass. Susan A. " 27 F - Wife N.H. Frannine " 6 F - Mass. Carrie G. " 1 F - N.H. John Layhe 20 M - Jun. Shoemaker New Foundland John O. Gerry 20 M - " " $800 -- Mass.
385 393 Whitney, George K. 44 M W Shoe Manufacturer $1500 $3500 Massachusetts Male citizen over 21 -----, Susan A. 37 F W Keeping house N.H. -----, Frannie A. 16 F W Without occupation Massachusetts Attended school -----, Carrie 11 F W At home N.H. Attended school
George H. WHITNEY 53 Self M M W MA Farmer MA MA Susan A. WHITNEY 47 Wife F M W NH K House NH MA Fannie A. WHITNEY 26 Dau F S W MA Shoe Shop Worker MA MA Carrie N. WHITNEY 21 Dau F S W NH Teacher MA NH Philip J. HEAD 21 Oth M S W NH Laborer MA NH
181 187 Whitney, Ida Head W F Oct 1861 38 wid Massachusetts Massachusetts Massachusetts Housekeeper, Rents house Smith, Herbert Brdr W M Jan 1878 22 sgl Maine Maine Maine Student Sisson, Charles Brdr W M Jul 1861 38 sgl Massachusetts Massachusetts Massachusetts Piano salesman Blair, Joyce A. Brdr W M May 1870 30 mar 1 Massachusetts Massachusetts Massachusetts Stenographer -----, Jessie Brdr W F Jan 1874 25 mar 1 0ch 0liv Canada Eng. Canada Eng. Canada Eng. Leisure, Immig. 1895 Mitchell, Albert L. Brdr W M Sep 1876 23 sgl Massachusetts Massachusetts Massachusetts Dental student Minor, Walter C. Brdr W M Mar 1876 29 sgl Massachusetts Massachusetts Massachusetts Dental student Bartlett, George O. Brdr W M Apr 1875 25 sgl Massachusetts Massachusetts Massachusetts Dental student Rogers, Arthur Brdr W M Jul 1874 25 sgl Maine Maine Maine Dental student Melvin, Patrick Brdr W M Feb 1858 42 sgl Canada Eng. Ireland Ireland Reporter, Immig. 1885, Na. Estabrook, James Brdr W M Jan 1860 40 sgl Massachusetts Massachusetts Massachusetts Travelling salesman Child, Marion Brdr W F Mar 1861 39 wid 0ch 0liv Massachusetts Massachusetts Massachusetts Vocalist Clumm, Jessie Brdr W F Sep 1861 38 sgl Massachusetts Massachusetts Massachusetts Pianist Head, Arthur Brdr W M Oct 1888 11 sgl Massachusetts Massachusetts Massachusetts Student Davis, Minnie Brdr W F Jul 1871 28 sgl Massachusetts Massachusetts Massachusetts School teacher Barker, George W. Brdr W M May 1874 26 sgl New Hampshire New Hampshire New Hampshire Clerk (music store) McCleod, Katie L.. Srvt W F May 1872 24 sgl California Ohio Massachusetts
Ida's step-grandson Arthur Head is listed as a boarder in her family.
- Census records.
- 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. 463.
6.^ "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 548, page 294, and volume 547, page 602.