Family:Whitney, Horace (1843-1874)
Horace8 Whitney (Horace7, Moses6, Abraham5, John4, Benjamin3, John2, John1), son of Horace7 and Sarah Ann (Porter) Whitney, was born about 16 Jun 1843, Newton, MA, and died 3 Feb 1874, Clinton, MA, aged 30 years 6 months 17 days, or heart disease, machinist.
He married, 1 Nov 1873, Natick, MA, Ellen Louisa Mitchell, both of Clinton, daughter of James M. and Eliza (Wallace) Mitchell. She was born 4 Sep 1848, Lowell, MA, and died after 1900. She m.(2) 26 Dec 1889, Clinton, MA, Allan A. Bowers, b. ca. 1850, Leominster, MA, son of Thomas O. and Axessa (-----) Bowers.
Children of Horace8 and Ellen L. (Mitchell) Whitney:
i. Hattie May9 Whitney, b. 20 May 1874, Newton, MA; m. 22 Jul 1897, Clinton, MA, Gordon Crossman, b. ca. 1872, NB, son of George and Matilda (-----) Crossman.
James M. MITCHELL 57 Self M M W MA Machinist ME MA Eliza M. MITCHELL 65 Wife F M W NH Keeps House ME NH Ellen L. WHITNEY 31 Dau F W W MA Tailoress MA NH Katie M. WHITNEY 6 GDau F S W MA MA MA
4.^ Massachusetts Births, 1841-1915, at FamilySearch.org. Also, "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 260, page 177.