Family:Whitney, Orlando (1840-a1880)
Orlando7 Whitney (Walter6, Josiah5, Eliasaph4, Nathan3, John2, Henry1), son of Walter6 and Caroline Matilda (Disbrow) Whitney, was born 23 Sep 1840, Darien, CT, was baptized 5 Mar 1841, Darien, CT, and died after Jul 1874.
He married, 25 Dec 1866, Webster, NH, Mary Stickney Couch, daughter of Enoch and Jane Osgood (Stickney) Couch. She was born 12 Jun 1844, Webster, NH, and died after Jul 1874.
Phoenix says the following:
- "He was engaged in teaching from the Spring of 1857 to 1860; lived at Groton, CT, from the Autumn of 1860 to the Spring of 1862; entered the Methodist Episcopal Theological School at Concord, NH, in the Fall of 1863, graduating in 1866; was ordained a deacon at New York, 5 Apr 1868, by Bishop Edmund F. Janes, but had to give up preaching, on account of delicate health; taught school at Darien for one year, 1871-72; and then engaged in wood-turning, which employment was still continued in July 1874, when he was living at Darien."
Child of Orlando7 and Mary Stickney (Couch) Whitney:
i. Herbert Clyde8 Whitney, b. 16 Nov 1867, Darien, CT; d. after 1920.
165 163 Whitney, Caroline 64 F W Keeping house $3000 $1000 Connecticut -----, Orlando 29 M W No occupation Connecticut Male citizen over 21 -----, John 27 M W Farmer $1500 $1000 Connecticut Male citizen over 21 Betts, Mary D. 3 F W At home New York 164 Miner, John O. 40 M W Pilot Connecticut Male citizen over 21 -----, Julia A. 35 F W School Teacher $500 Connecticut -----, Walter 9 M W At School Connecticut Attended school
56 60 Couch, Joseph 33 M W Farmer $4500 $3000 N.H. Male citizen over 21 -----, Jane O. 62 F W Keeping house $3000 Maine -----, Nancy E. 35 F W School Teacher $2700 N.H. Whitney, Mary C. 26 F W Teacher of Musick $2700 N.H. -----, Herbert O. 2 M W Connecticut
John H. WHITNEY 37 Self M S W CT Farmer CT CT Orlando F. WHITNEY 39 Broth M W W CT Farmer CT CT
Nancy E. COUCH 45 Self F S W NH Keeps House NH ME Herbert C. WHITNEY 12 Neph M S W CT Home CT NH Jeremiah W. LOVEJOY 53 Oth M S W ME Farmer NH ME
82 84 Couch, Nancy E. Head W F Feb 1835 65 sgl New Hampshire New Hampshire Maine Farmer, Owns free farm Whitney, Herbert C. Neph W M Nov 1867 32 sgl Connecticut Connecticut New Hampshire Farm Severin, Louise Brdr W F Apr 1885 15 sgl Germany Germany Holland School Atkinson, Edwin B. Brdr W M May 1848 52 sgl New Hampshire New Hampshire New Hampshire Farm-laborer Webster, Georg P. Brdr W M Jan 1877 23 sgl Massachusetts New Hampshire Massachusetts Farmer
- 1910, Webster, Merrimack Co., NH:
34 34 Macurdy, David A. Head M W 77 m7 New Hampshire New Hampshire New Hampshire Farmer, Owns free farm -----, Nancy E. Wife F W 75 m7 0ch 0lv New Hampshire New Hampshire Maine None Whitney, Herbert C. Neph M W 42 sgl Connecticut Connecticut New Hampshire Farm laborer Atkinson, Edwin B. Hird M W 62 wid New Hampshire New Hampshire New Hampshire Farm laborer Huntoon, Mary Srvt F W 45 wid 0ch 0lv New Hampshire New Hampshire New Hampshire Servant
- 1920, Courses Hill, Webster, Merrimack Co., NH:
69 72 Whitney, Herbert C. Head M W 52 sgl Connecticut Connecticut New Hampshire Farmer, Owns free property Macurdy, Nancy Aunt F W 84 wid New Hampshire New Hampshire Maine None Shaw, F. L. Hkpr F W 67 wid Vermont Vermont Vermont Housekeeper Corliss, Charles Hird M W 54 div New Hampshire New Hampshire New Hampshire Laborer
- 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. 825 and p. 1695.