Family:Whitney, Harry Melville (1845-1902)

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Harry Melville8 Whitney (Isaiah7, Cyrus6, Isaiah5, Isaiah4, Isaiah3, Thomas2, John1), son of Isaiah7 and Mary A. (Gove) Whitney, was born 1 Jan 1845,[1] Albany, NY, and died 29 Jun 1902, Harvard, MA, aged 57 years 5 months 9 days, of suicide by hanging.[2]

He married, 1 Jan 1887, Harvard, MA, Carrie W. Wright, daughter of Isaac F. and Nancy W. (-----) Wright.[3] 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,[4] 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;[5] m. 31 Jul 1917, Cuyahoga Co., OH, Gordon B. Huse, b. ca. 1894, Lynn, MA, son of F. G. and M. Louise (Preble) Huse.[6]

Census

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

References

  • Census records.

1.^  "Harry M. [Whitney], [born] -----, 1845. G.R.1," according to Harvard Vital Records.

2.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 530, page 345.

3.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 381, page 350.

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.

5.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 432, page 449.

6.^  Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013, at FamilySearch.org.


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