Family:Whitney, Oscar Newman (1842-1915)
Oscar Newman9 Whitney (Oscar F.8, Zerah7, James6, Samuel5, Samuel4, Nathaniel3, John2, John1), son of Oscar F.8 and Electa A. (Bryant) Whitney, was born 29 Jun 1842, Lakeville, MI, and died 10 Dec 1915, aged 73 years. He was buried in Fairplains Cemetery, Grand Rapids, MI.
He married, before 1873, Ellen M. Fourn. She was born about 1853, OH, and died 28 Aug 1906, aged 56 years. She was buried in Fairplains Cemetery, Grand Rapids, MI.
He served in the Civil War in Co. K, 3rd Michigan Volunteer Infantry. He also served in Co. F, 5th Michigan Volunteer Infantry.
He resided 85 Stocking St., Grand Rapids, MI.
Children of Oscar Newman9 and Ellen M. (Fourn) Whitney:
i. Anna C.10 Whitney, b. ca. 1873, Jacksonville, IL; m. 4 Feb 1897, Grand Rapids, MI, Thomas S. Conlon. ii. Frank C. Whitney, b. 6 Feb 1875, IL; d. 19 Aug 1901; bur. Fairplains Cemetery, Grand Rapids, MI. iii. Oscar Newman Whitney, Jr., b. 26 Mar 1886, Nelson, MI; d. 15 Mar 1905; bur. Fairplains Cemetery, Grand Rapids, MI.
- 1870, son Oscar not found.
- 1880, Ensley, Newaygo Co., MI:
Newman WHITNEY 38 Self M M W MI Farmer NY VT Ellen WHITNEY 27 Wife F M W OH Keeps House IRE IRE Anna C. WHITNEY 7 Dau F S W IL MI OH Frank WHITNEY 5 Son M S W IL MI OH
- Census records.