Family:Whitney, Oscar Marion (1848-a1880)

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Oscar Marion9 Whitney (Chester Coborn8, Zerah7, James6, Samuel5, Samuel4, Nathaniel3, John2, John1), son of Chester Coborn8 and Amanda M. (DePuy) Whitney, was born 29 Jun 1848, Ada, MI, and died after 1880.

He married, 5 Jul 1875, Jackson Co., MN, Eliza Montague.[1] She was born about 1853, WI, and died after 1880.

He resided Jackson and Spicer, MN, then Kansas City, KS.

He enlisted 31 Oct 1864, Fond du Lac, WI, as a private in the First Battery of Wisconsin Light Artillery, and was discharged 18 Jul 1865, Milwaukee, WI, due to expiration of service. He was pensioned, Cert. #764,321.

He was admitted to the United States Home for Disabled Veteran Soldiers at Leavenworth, KS, on 22 Nov 1907, and discharged 29 Dec 1909, on his own recognizance. Description: 5' 11", dark complexion, brown eyes, gray hair, literate, protestant, contractor, res. Kansas City, MO, married.

Children of Oscar Marion9 and Eliza (Montague) Whitney:

i. Walter Eugene10 Whitney, b. ca. 1871.

Census

6 6 Whitney, C. C. 49 M W Teemster $400 $400 New York Male citizen over 21 -----, Amanda 54 F " Wife " -----, Oscar 22 M " Michigan Male citizen over 21

Oscar WHITNEY 32 Self M M W MICHIGAN Keeps Stage Station NY NY Eliza WHITNEY 27 Wife F M W WISCONSIN Keeping House MICH MICH E. Walter WHITNEY 9 Son M S W MINNESOTA At Home MICH WIS Burt PARTON 18 Oth M S W OREGON Stock Herder ENGLAND IOWA V. Chas. LILLIE 58 FatL M M W OHIO Carpenter CONN CONN Lyman WOOD 49 Oth M S W NEW YORK Farmer NY PEN George OLNEY 13 Oth M S I OREGON Works In Saw Mill PEN OREGON

67 70 Oscar Whitney Private - 1 MN LA 30 Oct 1864 19 Jul 1865 8m 18d Worthington, MN

References

  • Census records.

1.^  Minnesota Marriages, 1849-1950, at FamilySearch.org.

2.^  United States National Homes for Disabled Volunteer Soldiers, at FamilySearch.org.


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