Family:Whitney, Martin A. (1838-1911)
Martin A.8 Whitney (Leonard7, Lemuel6, Lemuel5, Lemuel4, Moses3, Richard2, John1), son of Leonard7 and Sarah (Ayer) Whitney, was born 18 Jul 1838, Sherburne, VT, and died 7 Nov 1911, Hillsborough, NH, aged 73 years 3 months 9 days, of pneumonia. He was buried in the Maple Avenue Cemetery, Hillsborough, NH.
He married, 10 Mar 1859, Townsend, MA, Nancy E. Rand, daughter of Edgar and Miranda (Sutton) Rand. She was born 6 Jan 1834, Mont Vernon, NH, and died 1923, Hillsborough, NH.
He resided Mont Vernon, Hillsborough, Upper Village, NH.
Children of Martin A.8 and Nancy E. (Rand) Whitney:
i. Edgar Rand9 Whitney, b. 19 Jan 1861, Lyndeborough, NH; m. Emma P. Harvey. ii. Charles Whitney, b. 1864; d. 1866. iii. Arthur M. Whitney, b. 25 or 28 Jan 1866, Lyndeborough, NH; m. 12 Jul 1890, Bradford, NH, Maud P. Beam or Maud M. Cram; resided Hillsborough Upper Village, NH. iv. Miranda Lucinda Ann Whitney, b. 20 Oct 1873, Hillsborough, NH; m. 5 Feb 1891, Hillsborough, NH, John M. Davis; resided Hillsborough.
- Ch.: Earl L., b. 17 Aug 1891; John, b. 25 Dec 1892.
28 27 Whitney, Martin 32 M W Farmer $2400 $100 N.H. Male citizen over 21 -----, Nancy E. 36 F W Keeping House N.H. -----, Eddie P. 9 M W At Home N.H. Attended school -----, Arthur M. 4 M W N.H. Rand, Mirander 63 F W At Home $500 N.H. Newell, Harriet G. 50 F W Domestic N.H. James, Albert 24 M W Farm Laborer Massachusetts Male citizen over 21 Newell, Ida B. 9 F W At Home N.H. Attended school
Martin WHITNEY 40 Self M M W NH Farmer NH NH Nancy E. WHITNEY 41 Wife F M W NH Keeping House NH NH Arthur M. WHITNEY 14 Son M S W NH At School NH NH Miranda L. WHITNEY 8 Dau F S W NH NH NH
- 1880, Edgar not found.
- 1900, Hillsborough, Hillsborough Co., NH
- 1910, Hillsborough, Hillsborough Co., NH.
- All data imported from Frederick Clifton Pierce, The Descendants of John Whitney, Who Came from London, England, to Watertown, Massachusetts, in 1635, (Chicago: 1895), p. 509.
1.^ New Hampshire, Death and Disinterment Records, 1754-1947, from Ancestry.com.
2.^ "Martin [Whitney], and Nancy C. Romor, [married] 10 Mar 1859," according to Townsend, Massachusetts, Vital Records. This appears to be a transcription error, her name being Nancy E. Rand. Also, "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 127, page 142.
5.^ "Arthur M. Whitney (b. 1866, Lyndeborough, NH, s. of Martin Whitney & Nancy E. Rand) & Maud M. Cram, m. 12 Jul 1890, Bradford, Merrimack Co., NH," according to New Hampshire, Vital Records, Marriage Index.