Family:Whitney, Leonard (1797-1886)

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Leonard6 Whitney (Joseph5, Joseph4, Joseph3, Jonathan2, John1), son of Joseph5 and Mary (Woods) Whitney, was born 4 Jun 1797, Pepperell, MA, and died 26 Jul 1886, Langdon, NH.

He married, 8 or 31 Aug 1820, Acworth, NH, Philanda Blood,[1] daughter of Lemuel and Lucy (Hale) Blood. She was born 8 Jan 1805, Lempster, NH, and died 25 Jul 1888.

He was a farmer. He resided Acworth and Langdon, NH.

Children of Leonard6 and Philanda (Blood) Whitney:

i. Mariah P.7 Whitney, b. 5 Feb 1822; m. 1848, Josiah Guillow, Gilsum, NH.
ii. Clarinda M. Whitney, b. 14 Dec 1824, Acworth, NH; m.(1) 4 Jul 1842, Bellows Falls or Rockingham, VT, George A. Wallace,[2] b. 14 Feb 1819, Acworth, NH; d. 24 Jan 1865; m.(2) m. 7 Jun 1876, VT, Willard H. Howard, son of Stephen and Rebecca (-----) Howard;[3] resided Acworth, NH, and Brookfield, VT. Children:
a. Tennie C. Howard, b. 18 Jun 1843, Acworth, NH; m. 1887, Wilton, NH, R. C. Boutwell.
b. Nancy E. Howard, b. 2 Jul 1847; d. 1850, Nashua, NH.
c. George H. Howard, b. 18 Sep 1851, Nashua, NH.
d. Sumner L. Howard, b. 31 Mar 1855; d. 1872.
iii. Parthena A. Whitney, b. 7 Nov 1827; m. 1850, Howard G. Colburn; resided Alstead, NH.
iv. Caroline Sarah Whitney, b. 20 Feb 1833, Acworth, NH; "Sarah Caroline" "of Langdon, NH" m.(1) 25 Mar 1852, Rockingham, VT, George Hammond Nash, of Gilsum, NH,[4] b. 28 Mar 1829, d. 17 Feb 1856; m.(2) Horace Blake, and d. 17 Oct 1886, Methuen, MA. Children:
a. George Lewis Nash, b. 9 Sep 1852, Gilsum, NH, d. 1 Oct 1864, Walpole, NH.
b. Nancy Jane Nash, b. 16 Mar 1854, Langdon, NH, d. 29 Aug 1884, Plymouth, NH.
c. Edgar Hammond Nash, b. 13 Apr 1856, Gilsum, NH, m. Ida Velma Baldwin.
v. Elisha Leonard Whitney, b. 29 Oct 1835; m. Jane M. Howard.
vi. George Lewis Whitney, b. 14 Sep 1843; m. Lucretia E. Miller.
vii. Horace L. Whitney, b. 17 Jul 1845; m. Etta Ellis.
viii. Abbie Jane Whitney, b. 27 Jul 1849; d. Feb 1893; m. 17 Oct 1869, Rockingham, VT, Edwin Fifield, son of Joseph and Elise (-----) Fifield.[5]

Census

344 375 Leonard Whitney 53 M - Farmer N.H. Philenda " 45 F - " Caroline S. " 17 " - " Attended school Elisha L. " 14 M - " Attended school Geo. L. " 7 " - " Attended school Horace L. " 5 " - " Attended school Abby J. " 10/12 F - "

92 114 Leonard Whitney 63 M - Farmer N.H. Philenda " 55 F - Housewife " Elisha L. " 25 M - Farmer " Horace L. " 14 M - " Attended school Abbie " 10 F - " Attended school Nancy J. Nash 6 F - " Attended school

82 81 Whitney, Lelard 73 M W Farm laborer $400 $150 N.H. Male citizen over 21 -----, Philenda 65 F W Keeping house N.H. Walker, Nancy J. 16 F W N.H. Attended school

Leonard WHITNEY 83 Self M M W MA Farmer MA MA Philnida WHITNEY 75 Wife F M W NH Keeping House CT MA

References

1.^  "Leonard Whitney ("of Acworth") & Philinda ? Blood, m. 31 Aug 1820, Acworth, Sullivan Co., NH," according to New Hampshire, Vital Records, Marriage Index.

2.^  Vermont, Vital Records Index, Marriages.

3.^  Vermont, Vital Records Index, Marriages.

4.^  Vermont, Vital Records Index, Marriages.

5.^  Vermont, Vital Records Index, Marriages.


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