Family:Whitney, Lemuel (1840-a1880)

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Lemuel8 Whitney (Dwelly7, Lemuel6, Josiah5, Richard4, Richard3, Richard2, John1), son of Dwelly7 and Emily (Derby) Whitney, was born 30 Oct 1840,[1] and died after 1900.

He married, 19 Mar 1868, Ashburnham, MA, Sarah Isabel Ward, daughter of Benjamin and Melinda (Lane) Ward.[2] She was born 16 May 1847, Ashburnham, MA,[3] and died after 1880.

He resided in Ashby, MA, for several years, but finally moved to Providence, RI. During the war he served two years in the 21st Massachusetts Regiment. He resided Pawtucket, RI, 28 Cherry St.

Children of Lemuel8 and Sarah Isabel (Ward) Whitney:

i. Arthur Edwin9 Whitney, b. 11 Jun 1881, Ashby, MA.[4]

Census

7 8 Nathaniel Tottingham 47 M W Westminster, " M Laborer - - 1 1 - Harriet B. Tottingham 41 F W Marlborough, N.H. M - - - - - Otis M. Scott 31 M W Freton., N.B. M Mechanic - - 1 1 - Lemuel Whitney 24 M W Ashburnham, Mass. S Mechanic - - 1 1 - Augustus G. Whitney 19 M W Ashburnham, " S Mechanic - - - - - Henry C. Cushing 19 M W New Ipswich, N.H. S Teamster - - - - - Frank M. Stameby 20 M W Beverly, Mass. S Mechanic - - 1 - -

Lemuel WHITNEY 39 Self M M W MA Farmer MA MA Isabel G. WHITNEY 33 Wife F M W MA Housekeeper MA MA Susan SWAIN 80 Oth F W MA Housekeeper MA MA

22 31 Whitney, Lemuel Head W M Oct 1840 59 mar 32 Massachusetts Massachusetts Massachusetts Meat-Market Man, Owns free house -----, Isabel S. Wife W F May 1847 53 mar 32 1ch 1liv Massachusetts Massachusetts Massachusetts -----, Arthur E. Son W M Jun 1881 18 sgl Massachusetts Massachusetts Massachusetts At School

References

1.^  "Lemuel [Whitney], [born] ----, 1840. G.S.4," according to Franklin P. Rice, ed., Vital Records of Ashburnham, Massachusetts, to the End of the Year 1849 (1909).

2.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume , page .

3.^  "Isabel Ward [Whitney], w. Lemuel, [born] ----, 1847. G.S.4," according to Ashburnham Vital Records.

4.^  "Arthur Edwin [Whitney], s. Lemuel and Isabel, farmer, [born] June 11, 1881," according to Jeannette D. Pingrey, comp., Birth, Marriage, and Death Records in the Town of Ashby, Massachusetts, from 1754 to 1890 (Decorah, IA: Anundsen Publishing Company, c. 1989), and "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 323, page 43.


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