Family:Whitney, John Henry (1827-a1880)
He married, 26 Sep 1854, Unadilla, NY, Anna Jane Griffin, daughter of Obadiah and Martha (Kenyon) Griffin. She was born 20 Apr 1835, Meredith, NY, and died after 1880.
Phoenix says the following:
- ". . . a farmer . . . . They settled at Sidney Centre, N.Y., where her parents then dwelt, and lived there till 24 Dec. 1856; at Gorham, Ohio, till 27 Nov. 1864; at Mason, Mich., till 5 Ap. 1869; and then moved to Medina, Mich., where they were living in Jan. 1875."
Children of John Henry7 and Anna Jane (Griffin) Whitney:
i. Willard Elmer Whitney, b. 23 Oct 1860, Gorham, OH. ii. Frank Elgin Whitney, b. 15 Sep 1863, Gorham, OH.
163 Frame $50 282 Henry Whitney 27 M - - Otsego 1 - 19 Farmer 1 - - - - 1 - Anna J. Whitney 20 F - Wife Delaware 1 - 5 - - - - - - - -
822 786 J. H. Whitney 31 M - Farmer N.Y. Anna J. 25 F - " Perry Watson 16 M - " Attended school
317 310 Whitney, J. H. 41 M W Farmer $5000 $1500 N. York Male citizen over 21 -----, Anna J. 55 F W Keeping House " -----, Willard E. 9 M W At School Ohio Attended school -----, Frank E. 6 M W " " Attended schoo Worden, Charles 20 M W Works on Farm N. York Attended school
Henry WHITNEY 52 Self M M W NY Farmer NY NY Anna WHITNEY 45 Wife F M W NY Keeping House NY NY Willird WHITNEY 19 Son M S W OH At Home NY NY Frank WHITNEY 16 Son M S W OH At School NY NY
- All data imported from Stephen Whitney Phoenix, The Whitney family of Connecticut, and its affiliations; being an attempt to trace the descendants, as well in the female as the male lines, of Henry Whitney, from 1649 to 1878; to which is prefixed some account of the Whitneys of England. (New York : Priv. Print. [Bradford Press] 1878), p. 454 and p. 1101.