Family:Whitney, John K. (1826-a1870)
He married, before 1854, C. A. -----. She was born about 1836, ME, and died after 1870.
He resided Thomaston, ME, and removed to California.
Children of John K. and C. A. (-----) Whitney:
i. Mary Whitney, b. ca. 1854, WA Territory. ii. C. A. Whitney, b. ca. 1856, CA. iii. C. J. Whitney, b. ca. 1858, CA. iv. M. S. Whitney, b. ca. 1867, CA. v. John Whitney, b. Oct 1869, CA.
The gap from 1858 to 1867 in the births of the children suggest a possible earlier marriage to a putative mother of the older children.
151 186 Wm. E. Whitney 28 M - Farmer $600 Me. Sophia A. " 28 F - Me. Lidster E. " 7 M - Me. Deaf & Dumb Calvin H. " 5 M - Me. Attended school Wm. J. " 3 M - Me. Mary E. " 26 F - Me. Thomas Hays 15 M - New Brunswick Joshua G. Whitney 26 M - Farmer Me. John " 23 M - do Me.
- 1860: not found.
- 1870, Chinese Camp P.O., Tuolumne Co., CA:
1610 724 Whitney, John 39 M W Hotel Keeper $300 -- Maine Male citizen over 21 C. A. 34 F W Keeping House Maine Mary 16 F W No Occupation Washington Ter'y C. A. 14 F W No Occupation California C. J. 12 F W No Occupation California M. S. 3 F W At Home California John 8/12 M W California Born in Oct
- 1880: not found.
- Census records.