Family:Whitney, Joel (1814-1895)
Joel7 Whitney (Amos6, Jonathan5, Samuel4, John3, Benjamin2, John1), son of Amos6 and Abigail (Springer) Whitney, was born about Sep 1814, Bath, ME, and died 18 Jun 1895, probably Bingham, ME, aged 80 years 9 months.
He married, before 1850, Parthena Smith, daughter of John and Eunice (Steward) Smith. She was born 1 Dec 1813, St. Albans, ME, or Hartland, ME, and died 7 Mar 1893, probably Bingham, ME, aged 79 years.
Joel was a farmer.
Joel and Parthena are buried in the Bingham Village Cemetery in Bingham, ME.
Children of Joel7 and Parthena (Smith) Whitney:
i. Thomas S.8 Whitney, b. Jul 1850, prob. The Forks, ME; m. Emma C. Pierce. ii. John G. Whitney, b. Jul 1852, poss. The Forks, ME; m. Mary H. (Livingston) Brack. iii. Joel P. Whitney, b. Dec 1855, Somerset Co., ME; m. Belle Boyington. iv. Mellen Goram Whitney, b. 14 Oct 1857, Somerset Co., ME; m.(1) Carrie A. Stewart; m.(2) Clara A. Emerton.
- 1840, No. 1, Range 5, The Forks, Somerset Co., ME: Joel Whitney, 1 male 20-29; 1 engaged in agriculture.
- 1850, No. 1, Range 5, The Forks, Somerset Co., ME:
530 547 Joel Whitney 35 M - Farmer $800 Me. Parthena " 36 F - " Jno. B. Smith 67 M - Laborer Mass. Eunice " 63 F - Me. Chs. Derutia 15 M - Canada Attended school Louisa Stainer 6 F - " Attended school
John B. and Eunice Smith were Parthena's parents.
476 463 Joel Whitney 45 M - Farmer $600 $300 Maine Pathena " 46 F - House work " Thomas " 9 M - " Attended school John " 7 M - " Attended school Joel " 5 M - " Attended school Mellen " 2 M - "
15 17 Whitney, Joel 55 M W Farmer $700 $500 Maine Male citizen over 21 -----, Parthena 55 F W Keeping House Maine Smith, Eunice S. 83 F W Maine Whitney, John G. 17 M W Farm Laborer Maine Attended school -----, Joel P. 15 M W Farm Laborer Maine Attended school -----, Goram M. 12 M W Maine Attended school
Eunice S. Smith was Parthena's mother.
1 1 Clark, Joseph 51 M W Lumberman $56000 $15100 Maine Male citizen over 21 ... Whitney, Thomas 21 M W Farm Laborer Maine Male citizen over 21 ...
Joel WHITNEY 65 Self M M W ME Surveyor Of Lumber ME ME Parthena WHITNEY 66 Wife F M W ME Keeping House ME ME Joel P. WHITNEY 24 Son M S W ME Laborer ME ME
Thomas S. WHITNEY 29 Self M M W ME Laborer ME ME Emma C. WHITNEY 24 Wife F M W ME Keeping House ME ME Clyde L. WHITNEY 3 Son M S W ME ME ME John G. WHITNEY 27 Bro M S W ME Laborer ME ME
These are his sons Thomas and John.
- 1880, son Gorham not found.