Family:Whitney, John (1838-1916)
John8 Whitney (James Edward7, Samuel6, Ebenezer5, Samuel4, John3, Benjamin2, John1), son of James Edward7 and Ruth Ann (Kenny) Whitney, was born 27 Apr 1838, North Esk, NB, and died 15 Apr 1916 at age 77.
He married, 7 Jun 1865, Wakefield, NB, Jane Tracey, daughter of Solomon and Nancy Anne (DeWitt) Tracey. She was born Waterville, NB. She was born about 1833, NB, and died 8 May 1898.
He resided NB.
Children of John8 and Jane (Tracy) Whitney:
i. Norris E.9 Whitney, b. ca. 1866, NB; d. aft. 1945. ii. Ada B. Whitney, b. ca. 1867, NB. iii. John V. Whitney, b. 5 May 1874, Avondale, Carleton Co., NB; d. 1942; m. bef. 1901, Maggie -----, b. 24 May 1877.
- 1871: Not examined.
- 1881, Wilmot, Carleton Co., NB, p. 14:
197 John WHITNEY M Male English 43 N. B. Farmer F Baptist Jane WHITNEY M Female English 48 N. B. F Baptist Norris WHITNEY Male English 15 N. B. Farmer Ada B. WHITNEY Female English 14 N. B. F Baptist John V. WHITNEY Male English 7 N. B.
- 1891, Wilmot, Carleton Co., NB: John Whitney, head, male, 52, b. 1839, NB, married, F. C. Baptist.
- 1901, Carleton Co., NB: John Whitney, head, male, widowed, b. 1838, English, Baptist.
- Census records.