Family:Whitney, Hiram (1835-1899)
Hiram9 Whitney (Hiram8, John Rodman7, William6, Thomas5, William4, William3, Joshua2, John1), son of Hiram8 and Charlotte (Appleby) Whitney, was born 1 Sep 1835, PA, and died 15 Aug 1899, Bradford Co., PA.
He married, before 1870, Electa A. -----. She was born about 1849, PA, and died after 1880.
He married probably secondly, Towanda, PA, Hannah Shay.
He married probably thirdly, Effie Shay or Effa M. Wolfe. She was born Feb 1855, PA, and died after 1900.
The last two marriages are according to Whitney and Weeks (see below). The census records give him the first marriage.
On 16 Mar 1887, in PA, Hiram Whitney applied for a pension as an invalid for service in the Civil War, Co. A, 24th Ohio Infanty, and Co. G, 2nd U.S. Cavalry. The Application Number was 602,299, and the Certificate Number was 402,268.
On 28 AUg 1899, Effa M. Wolfe applied for a pension as widow of Hiram. The Application Number was 704,170, and the Certificate Number was 489,524.
Hiram9 Whitney had no children.
246 253 Milo H. Thomas 33 M - Hotel Keeper O. Mary L. 27 F - Vt. Eli Whitney 19 M - O. Elmira 18 F - " Attended school Charlotte 15 " - " Attended school James 14 M - " Attended school Jason 11 " - " Attended school Charles 9 " - " Attended school Helen Thomas 4 F - " Attended school Cora 2 " - " Angel M. 8/12 " - " Henry Whitney 27 M - Blacksmith Pa. Hiram 25 " - " O. Edward Witmore 27 " - Painter England Chas. Billson 27 " - " Conn. John Cook 23 " - Carpenter N.Y. Thomas 21 " - O.
35 35 Whitney, Hiram 35 M W Farmer $2600 $1250 Ohio Male citizen over 21 " Lecta 21 F W Keeping House Pennsylvania Vergason, Charles 23 M W Farm Hand Pennsylvania Male citizen over 21
Hiram WHITNEY 44 Self M M W OH Clerk --- --- Lecty A. WHITNEY 30 Wife F M W PA Keeping House PA PA Orla DODD 19 Oth F W PA Dressmaker NY CT
130 153 Whitney, Hiram Sergt. A 24 OH Inf -- Apr 1861 -- Jul 1864 3y 3m Towanda, PA Chr. Diarrhea, Rheumatism & Heart Disease
Whitney, Effa Head W F Feb 1855 45 wid Pennsylvania Pennsylvania Pennsylvania Pensioner
- Census records.
- All data from Whitney, Hallam S., and Weeks, Dr. F. E., comp., Whitney Genealogy of the Brothers, Judge Joshua and Gen. William Whitney of Binghamton, N.Y. (1932), typescript, NEHGS Library, call number Manuscripts G WHI 6956.
- Whitney, Hallam S., and Weeks, Dr. F. E., comp., Whitney Genealogy of the Brothers, Judge Joshua and Gen. William Whitney of Binghamton, N.Y. (1932), typescript, NEHGS Library, call number Manuscripts G WHI 6956.