Family:Whitney, John Densmore (1844-1906)
John Densmore8 Whitney (Philbrook7, Jabez6, Jacob5, Jonas4, Eleazar3, Thomas2, John1), son of Philbrook7 and Sarah A. (Green) Whitney, was born 6 Dec 1844, New Salem, MA, and died 17 Mar 1906, Danvers Insane Hospital, Danvers, MA, aged 61 years, of general paralysis of the insane.. He was buried in Edson Cemetery, Lowell, MA.
He married, 8 May 1874, Lowell, MA, Emma I. Day, dau. of Robert and Nancy (-----) Day. She was born about 1853, Gloucester, MA. She m.(2) 5 Oct 1908, Lowell, MA, Edward D. Charlton, son of Edward C. and Esther (Moore) Charlton, born about 1859, NS.
They resided Lowell, MA, fish dealer. Children:
Children of John Densmore8 and Emma I. (Day) Whitney:
i. John D.9 Whitney, b. ca. Sep 1877, Lowell, MA; d. 19 Aug 1888, Lowell, MA, aged 10 years 11 months, of diphtheria. ii. Ernest D. Whitney, b. 7 Aug 1889, Lowell, MA; d. 14 Sep 1889, Lowell, MA, aged 1 month 10 days, of brain disease.
- 1865: not found.
- 1870: not found.
- 1880, Lowell, Middlesex Co., MA:
John D. WHITNEY 35 Self M M W NH Huckster MA MA Emma WHITNEY 28 Wife F M W MA Keeps House ME ME John D. WHITNEY 2 Son M S W MA MA MA Julia M. GATES 10 Niec F S W VT In School VT MA
55 64 Whitney, John H. Head W M Dec 1844 55 mar 26 Massachusetts Massachusetts Massachusetts Fish dealer, Owns free house -----, Emma Wife W F May 1852 48 mar 26 2ch 0liv Massachusetts Maine Maine Leonard, Bessie Brdr W F May 1863 37 sgl Canada Eng. Canada Eng. Canada Eng. Binder medicine laboratory, Immig. 1880
- Census records.
1.^ "John Densmore [Whitney], s. Philbrook, laborer and Sarah M., Dec. 16, 1844," according to New Salem Vital Records. Also, "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 10, page 165.
2.^ "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 1906/31 (death), page 453, and volume 1906/53 (death), page 355.