Family:Whitney, Orange (1808-1896)
Orange7 Whitney (Jazaniah6, James5, [prob.] James4, Eleazer3, Thomas2, John1), son of Jazaniah6 and Rebecca (Whipple) Whitney, was born 8 May 1808, St. Johnsbury, VT, and died 3 May 1896, Newport, NH, aged 88 years, of old age.
Marriage intentions were published 3 Oct 1835, Lowell, MA, for him and Emeline Harris, "both of Lowell". He married, 12 Nov 1835, Lowell, MA, Emeline Harris. She was born 12 Jul 1812, and "Mrs. Orange Whitney" died 21 Sep 1895, Newport, NH.
He is a farmer; resided Newport, NH.
The History of Newport, New Hampshire: From 1766 to 1878, by Edmund Wheeler:
- ORANGE WHITNEY, s. of Jazaniah; b. May 8, 1808 ; was for several years engaged at farming on Thatcher hill; has devoted a part of his life to the boot and shoe business; he built the Phenix hotel. Married Emeline Harris.
- George F., b. Feb. 9, 1839. Calvin H., b. Dec. 6, 1840.
- Charles H., b. March 6, 1843. Albert O., b. March 10, 1850.
- Amanda L., b. May 29, 1854.
Children of Orange7 and Emeline (Harris) Whitney:
i. Hiram O.8 Whitney, b. 9 Nov 1836; d. April 22, 1838. ii. George F. Whitney, b. 9 Feb 1839; m. Azubah C. Wheeler. iii. Calvin H. Whitney, b. 6 Dec 1840, Sunapee, NH; m.(1) Jan 1866, Laura E. Emerson, Chelsea, MA; m.(2) 10 Jan 1881, Newport, NH, Blanche E. Woodward, b. 1856, Littleton, NH. He was a retail dry goods dealer, and d. s. p. 13 Sep 1889. They must have been divorced, since she m.(2) 11 Oct 1886, Littleton, NH, Asa C. Smith. iv. Charles Henry Whitney, b. 6 Mar 1843, Goshen, NH; m. Helen A. Wiswell. v. Harriett E. Whitney, b. 26 Nov 1847; d. 2 Feb 1849. vi. Albert Orlando Whitney, b. 10 Mar 1850; m. 11 Dec 1876 or 11 Dec 1875, Hattie L. Burroughs, daughter of Samuel and Sarah Holland (Ellis) Burroughs, b. 10 or 8 Nov 1857, Alstead, NH. He is a furniture dealer; resided s. p. Newport. vii. Amanda L. Whitney, b. 29 May 1854, Newport, NH (given name omitted); m. 26 Oct 1897, Newport, NH, George C. Edes.
- 1840, Wendell, Sullivan Co., NH: Orange Whitney, 1 male 30-39, 1 male 0-4, and 1 female 20-29; 1 engaged in manufacture or trades.
- 1850, Newport, Sullivan Co., NH:
266 305 Orange Whitney 42 M - Farmer $2000 Vt. Emeline " 37 F - N.H. George " 11 M - " Attended school Calvin " 9 M - " Attended school Charles H. " 7 M - " Attended school Albert " 3/12 M - "
1494 459 Orange Whitney 52 M - Farmer $1600 $900 Vt. Emeline " 48 F - N.H. Geo. " 21 M - Laborer " Calvin " 19 M - " Attended school Henry " 17 M - " Attended school Albert " 10 M - " Attended school Amanda " 6 F - " Attended school Jazaniah " 79 M - "
12 11 Whitney, Orange 62 M W Farmer $10000 $1200 N.H. Male citizen over 21 Whitney, Emeline H. 57 F W Keeping house N.H. -----, Henry 27 M W Farm Laborer N.H. Male citizen over 21 -----, Amanda L. 16 F W At home N.H. Attended school
427 476 Whitney, Calvin H. 29 M W Dry Goods Merchant (ret) $3500 N.H. Male citizen over 21 -----, Laura E. 25 F W Keeping house Vermont
- 1870, son Albert not found.
- 1880, Newport, Sullivan Co., NH:
Orange WHITNEY 72 Self M M W VT Farmer MA VT Emiline H. WHITNEY 67 Wife F M W NH Keeping House NH NH Amanda WHITNEY 26 Dau F S W NH Clerk In Store VT NH Henry WHITNEY 37 Son M S W NH At Home VT NH
Calvin H. WHITNEY 37 Self M M W NH Dry Goods Merchant NH NH
James H. BROWN 46 Self M S W NH Hotel Keeper NH NH George R. BROWN 40 Oth M S W NH Lawyer NH NH Ira CONANT 53 Oth M S W VT Laborer VT VT William W. BELKNAP 45 Oth M S W NH Boot Maker --- --- Frank S. HOTALONG 23 Oth M S W NY School Teacher NY NY Edwin C. HITCHCOCK 21 Oth M S W NH Works In Printing Office NH NH John A. MCMILLAN 33 Oth M S W SCO Works In Printing Office SCO SCO Elisha PARKER 23 Oth M S W NH Works In Grocery Store NH NH John BUCK 24 Oth M S W VT Works In Livery Stable VT VT Albert O. WHITNEY 30 Oth M M W NH Traveling Salesman NH NH Harriett WHITNEY 23 Oth F M W NH Clerk In Store NH MA Amanda A. WHITNEY 26 Oth F S W NH Clerk In Store NH NH Austin L. HOWE 21 Oth M S W NH Clerk In Hotel NH NH Ella ORMSLY 29 Oth F S W VT Works In Hotel VT NH Emma J. KENNEDY 25 Oth F S W VT Works In Hotel VT VT Josephine EGERTON 24 Oth F S W NH Works In Hotel VT VT Mary A. FOY 31 Oth F S W CAN Works In Hotel IRE CAN Charles B. CHENEY 30 Oth M S W VT Photograper NH VT Zenno HUNTER 68 Oth M M W VT Carriage Builder NH NH Lyman H. HUNTER 27 Oth M S W NH Carriage Builder VT 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. 377.
2.^ "Orange [Whitney], and Emeline Harris, both of L., int. Oct. 3, 1835," according to Vital Records of Lowell, Massachusetts, to the End of the Year 1849 (Salem, MA: Essex Institute, 1930).
4.^ "Calvin H. Whitney (b. 1842, Sunapee, NH, s. of Orange Whitney & Emeline) & Blanche E. Woodward, m. 10 Jan 1881, Newport, Sullivan Co., NH," according to New Hampshire, Vital Records, Marriage Index.
6.^ "Albert O. Whitney (b. 1850, Newport, NH, s. of Orange Whitney & Emeline Whitney) & Hattie A. Burrows, m. about 1875, Newport, Sullivan Co., NH," according to New Hampshire, Vital Records, Marriage Index.
8.^ "Amanda L. Whitney (b. 1854, Newport, NH, d. of Orange Whitney & Emeline Harris) & George C. Edes, m. 26 Oct 1897, Newport, Sullivan Co., NH," according to New Hampshire, Vital Records, Marriage Index.