Family:Whitney, Newton (1828-1891)
He married, 27 Aug 1851, Potsdam, NY, Jane Eliza McFarling, daughter of Alexander and Jane (Keachie) McFarling. She was born 7 Jun 1830, Mariatown near Morrisburg, Canada West, and died 26 Feb 1898, Jackson, MI.
Phoenix says the following:
- ". . . a cutter and engraver of marble . . . . He lived in Potsdam for two years; in Ogdensburgh, N.Y., three years; in Lansing, Mich., sixteen years; and, in 1870, moved to Jackson, Mich., where they were living in Sept. 1874."
Children of Newton7 and Jane Eliza (McFarling) Whitney:
i. Emma Jane8 Whitney, b. 20 Sep 1852, Ogdensburgh, NY; and was living at Jackson, MI, in Sep 1874; m. 4 Jan 1888, Jackson, MI, Washington Reeder. ii. Minnie Henrietta Whitney, b. 5 Nov 1855, Lansing, MI; and was living with her parents, at Jackson, MI, in Sep 1874; m. 21 Jan 1880, Jackson, MI, Kelmar W. Ely. iii. Harriet Stilson Whitney, b. 6 Nov 1860, Lansing, MI; and was living with her parents, at Jackson, MI, in 1880. iv. Elizabeth Hestaline Whitney, b. 23 Aug 1864, Lansing, MI; and was living with her parents, at Jackson, MI, in 1880; m. 17 Jun 1885, Jackson Co., MI, Benjamin C. Button. v. George Newton Whitney, b. 1 Oct 1866, Lansing, MI; and was living with his parents, at Jackson, MI, in 1880; living 1900, Jackson, MI.
135 148 Hiram Johnston 30 M - Shoemaker N.Y. Julia Do 30 F - N.Y. Hannah Do 8 F - N.Y. Attended school Charlotte Do 7 F - N.Y. Attended school Charles Do 4 M - N.Y. Attended school Sarah Johnston 2 F - N.Y. Charles P. Burns 23 M - Shoemaker N.Y. Newton Whitney 22 M - Do N.Y. Elisha Cleveland 19 M - Do N.Y. Oliver Do 17 M - Do N.Y.
409 398 Newton Whitney 31 M - Marble Worker $1000 $150 N.Y. Jane E. " 28 F - Tailoress Canada Emma J. " 7 F - N.Y. Attended school Minnie H. " 5 F - Mich. Attended school
440 417 Whitney, Newton 42 M W Marble Cutter $2500 $400 New York Male citizen over 21 " Janie E. 40 F W Keeping House Canada " Emma J. 17 F W At home New York Attended school " Minnie 15 F W " Michigan Attended school " Hattie 11 F W " " Attended school " Lizzie 6 F W " " " George 3 M W " " " Lyman 37 M W Marble Cutter New York Male citizen over 21 Porter, Etta 19 M W Clerk in Store "
Newton WHITNEY 52 Self M M W NY Marble Engineer NY NY Jane WHITNEY 50 Wife F M W NY Keeping House NY NY Hattie WHITNEY 19 Dau F S W MI At Home NY NY Lizzie WHITNEY 16 Dau F S W MI At Home NY NY George W. WHITNEY 13 Son M S W MI At School NY NY
- 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. 684 and pp. 1492.
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