Family:Whitney, Harry Melville (1845-1902)
Harry Melville8 Whitney (Isaiah7, Cyrus6, Isaiah5, Isaiah4, Isaiah3, Thomas2, John1), son of Isaiah7 and Mary A. (Gove) Whitney, was born 1 Jan 1845, Albany, NY, and died 29 Jun 1902, Harvard, MA, aged 57 years 5 months 9 days, of suicide by hanging.
He married, 1 Jan 1887, Harvard, MA, Carrie W. Wright, daughter of Isaac F. and Nancy W. (-----) Wright. She was born 7 Nov 1867, Harvard, MA. She m.(2) 27 Sep 1904, Harvard, MA [also recorded at Hudson, MA], Alfred R. Hussey, b. 26 Aug 1864, Hudson, MA, son of Charles A. and Emily Lucy8 (Whitney) Hussey, her husband's nephew.
According to Pierce, they had no children, contrary to records below.
They resided Harvard, MA.
Children of Harry Melville8 and Carrie W. (Wright) Whitney:
i. Emily Ella9 Whitney, b. 24 Oct 1893, Harvard, MA; m. 31 Jul 1917, Cuyahoga Co., OH, Gordon B. Huse, b. ca. 1894, Lynn, MA, son of F. G. and M. Louise (Preble) Huse.
Mary A. WHITNEY 58 Self F W W N.Y. Keeping House N.Y. N.Y. Harry M. WHITNEY 35 Son M S W N.Y. Farmer MASS. N.Y. John H. BRIDGE 60 Oth M S W MASS. Farm Laborer MASS. MASS. Minnie HODGKINS 20 Oth F S W MASS. Servant - Housework MASS. MASS. Alonzo MORRELL 21 Oth M S W MASS. Farm Laborer MASS. MASS.
4 4 Whitney, Harry M. Head W M Jan 1895 55 mar 13 New York Massachusetts New York Farmer, Owns free farm -----, Carrie W. Wife W F Nov 1867 32 mar 13 1ch 1liv Massachusetts Massachusetts Massachusetts -----, Emily E. Dau W F Oct 1893 6 sgl Massachusetts Massachusetts Massachusetts At school Steward, Stedman H. Brdr W M Sep 1872 27 sgl Nova Scotia Nova Scotia Nova Scotia Painter, Immig. 1891, alien Ford, Frank J. Brdr W M Jul 1873 26 sgl Massachusetts Ireland Ireland Farm laborer Powers, Grace L. A. Srvt W F Jan 1884 16 sgl Massachusetts Massachusetts New York Servant
- 1910, Harvard, Worcester Co., MA: Alfred R. Hussey, 45, b. MA; wife Carrie W., 42, b. MA; stepdau. Emily E. Whitney, 16, b. MA
- 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. 355.
4.^ "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 548, page 319, also volume 547, page 411.