Family:Whitney, Leander (1842-1926)
Leander8 Whitney (James Davis7, Henry6, John5, Abraham4, Joseph3, John2, Henry1), son of James Davis7 and Hannah (Pugh) Whitney, was born 10 May 1842, Kirkersville, OH, and died 9 Feb 1926, Jackson Center, OH. He was buried in Fairview Cemetery, Quincy, OH.
He married firstly, 25 Jul 1869, Logan Co., OH, Sarah Jane Wright, of Stokes, OH. She was born 14 Jul 1849, Stokes OH, and died 3 Mar 1883 Stokes, OH
He married secondly, 4 Jun 1896, Logan Co., OH, Elizabeth (Baber) Kelly. She was born about 1864, OH, and died between 1902 and 1910. She had married firstly, 11 Dec 1888, Auglaize Co., OH, John Kelly.
He was living in Bloomfield, OH, in 1873.
Children of Leander8 and Sarah Jane (Wright) Whitney:
i. Minnie Almon9 Whitney, b. 28 May 1871, Stokes, OH; d. 21 Feb 1923, Buckland, OH; m. 15 Dec 1899, Auglaize Co., OH, Thomas Lincoln Sprague. ii. Ida May Whitney, b. "Leanda" 4 Feb 1873, Stokes, OH; m. 4 Jul 1893, Logan Co., OH, Lewis Rose. iii. Bertie Florence Whitney, b. 30 Jan 1877, Stokes, OH; m. 24 Dec 1897, Logan Co., OH, John Darnell. iv. John W. Whitney, b. 10 Jul 1879, Stokes, OH; d. 5 Aug 1880, Stokes, OH. v. Albert Earl Whitney, b. 5 Feb 1882, Stokes, OH; m.(1) 18 Aug 1903, Auglaize Co., OH, Victoria Wykoff Wokeman; m.(2) 12 Mar 1932, Logan Co., OH, Bertha B. (Raney) Fruth.
Children of Leander8 and Elizabeth (Baber)(Kelly) Whitney:
vi. Paul Bryant9 Whitney, b. Feb 1897, Lake View, OH; d. 15 Apr 1987, Logan Co., OH; m. 12 Dec 1919, Logan Co., OH, Mabel Butts. vii. Armetta M. Whitney, b. Aug 1898, Logan Co., OH; d. 14 Jul 1978, Anna, OH; m. 5 May 1920, Logan Co., OH, Raymond McBride. viii. George H. Whitney, b. 2 Jun 1900, OH; d. 29 Mar 1915, Quincy, OH. ix. Gladys E. Whitney, b. 13 Jan 1902, Stokes, OH; d. 21 Nov 1992, Lima, OH; m. bet. 1920 and 1930, Benjamin Rudibaugh.
119 119 Whitney, Leander 27 M W Farmer Ohio Male citizen over 21 -----, Sarah J. 20 F W Keeping house Ohio
Leander WHITNEY 38 Self M M W OH Farmer OH OH Sarah J. WHITNEY 30 Wife F M W OH Keeping House OH OH Minnie WHITNEY 9 Dau F S W OH OH OH Ida M. WHITNEY 7 Dau F S W OH OH OH Bertie F. WHITNEY 3 Dau F S W OH OH OH John W. WHITNEY 11M Son M S W OH OH OH Mike HENGSTLER 20 Oth M S W OH Laborer PA PA
214 215 Whitney, Leander Head W M May 1842 58 mar 4 Ohio Ohio Ohio Farmer, Rents farm -----, Elizabeth Wife W F Sep 1864 35 mar 4 5ch 5liv Ohio Unk Unk -----, Paul B. Son W M Feb 1897 3 sgl Ohio Ohio Ohio -----, Armetta Dau W F Aug 1898 1 sgl Ohio Ohio Ohio Kelly, William SSon W M Aug 1889 10 sgl Ohio Ireland Ohio At school -----, Clara SDau W F Nov 1892 8 sgl Ohio Ireland Ohio At school
- 1910, Pleasant, Logan Co., OH:
162 164 Whitney, Leander Head M W 67 wid14 Ohio United States United States Farmer, general farm, Owns mortgaged farm -----, Paul B. Son M W 12 sgl Ohio Ohio Ohio Farmer, home farm -----, Armetta M. Dau F W 11 sgl Ohio Ohio Ohio None -----, George H. Son M W 9 sgl Ohio Ohio Ohio None -----, Gladys E. Dau F W 8 sgl Ohio Ohio Ohio None
- 1920, Pleasant, Logan Co., OH, p. 235/2A:
26 28 Whitney, Lenander Head M W 77 wid Ohio Ohio Ohio None, Owns mortgaged farm -----, Gladys E. Dau F W 17 sgl Ohio Ohio Ohio None 27 29 -----, Paul B. Head M W 32 mar Ohio Ohio Ohio Farmer, gen. farm -----, Mable Wife F W 19 mar Ohio West Va. Ohio None
- 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. 1067 and p. 1933.
- Census records.