Family:Whitney, Porter E. (1824-1896)

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Porter E.7 Whitney ([poss.] Ephraim6, Ephraim5, Zachariah4, Ebenezer3, Richard2, John1), possibly son of Ephraim6 and Thirza (Benedict) Whitney, was born 24 May 1824, Chenango Co., NY, and died 16 Sep 1896, Sherburne, NY. He was buried in Christ Church Cemetery, Sherburne, NY.[1]

He married firstly, before 1855, Mary J. -----. She was born about 1830, NH, and died between 1860 and 1866.

He married secondly, before 1866, Loesa M. Varney, daughter of ----- and Charlotte (-----) Varney. She was born about 8 Jan 1842, NY, and died 19 Jan 1873, Sherburne, NY, aged 31 years 11 days. She was buried in Christ Church Cemetery, Sherburne, NY.[2]

He, aged 37 years, enlisted at Hamilton, NY, in Company C, New York 61st Infantry Regiment on 16 Sep 1861. Promoted to Full Sergeant on 1 Mar 1864. Mustered out on 15 Apr 1865. Transferred to on 15 Apr 1865.

Member of Plumb Post G. A. R., Cos. C. and A., 61st N. Y. Vol.

Children of Porter E.7 and Mary J. (-----) Whitney:

i. Frances Adaline8 Whitney, b. ca. 1855, NY; d. after 1870.
ii. Frederick A. Whitney, b. ca. 1857, NY; d. after 1870.
iii. Florence Lena Whitney, b. ca. Jul 1859, NY; not in family in 1870; m. before 1880, Lewis A. Weeks.

Children of Porter E.7 and Loesa M. (Varney) Whitney:

iv. Burritt E.8 Whitney, b. ca. 1866, NY.
iv. Nora B. Whitney, b. ca. 1869, NY.
v. Ralph C. Whitney, b. ca. 1870, NY.

Census

38 Frame $400 47 Ann Foor 59 F - Mass. - - 15 Taiorless - - - - - 1 - 48 Porter E. Whitney 30 M - - Chenango 1 - 30 Carpenter 1 - - - - - - Mary J. Whitney 25 F - Wife New Hamp. 1 - 4m Dress Mr. - - - - - - -

527 535 Porter E. Whitney 36 M - Carpenter $500 $355 [Conn.] Mary J. " 30 F - New Hampshire Francis A. " 5 F - New York Attended school Frederick A. " 3 M - [New York] Florence " 11/12 F - [New York] Maranda Sears 19 F - [New York] Attended school

134 149 Hill, Henry 47 M W Cartman $7000 $900 New York Male citizen over 21 " Sarah 52 F W Keeping H. " " Addaline 15 F W " Attended school 150 Woodard, Rebbecca 78 F W Keeping H. $2000 $7700 " Whitney, Porter E. 46 M W Carpenter $2000 $400 " Male citizen over 21 " Addie 15 F W " Attended school " Fred 13 M W " Attended school Whitney, Burritt E. 4 M W New York " Nora 1 F W " Renford, Lucy 75 F W Retired House Keeper $5000 " Whitney, Louisa 28 F W Keeping H. "

  • 1875 State, Sherburne, Chenango Co., NY, p. 6:

55 Frame $2000 58 Porter E. Whitney 55 M ---- Chenango wid Carpenter & Joiner Native voter, land owner Bertie " 7 M Son " - Elner B. " 5 F Dau " - Ralph C. " 4 M Son " - Charlott Varney 69 F MiL " wid

Porter E. WHITNEY 56 Self M W W NY Carpenter VT NY Burrit E. WHITNEY 13 Son M S W NY Attendg. School NY NY Eleanor B. WHITNEY 11 Dau F S W NY Attendg. School NY NY Ralph C. WHITNEY 9 Son M S W NY NY NY Lena F. WEEKS 20 Dau F M W NY Keeping House NY NH Lewis A. WEEKS 25 SonL M M W NY Carpenter NY UNKNOWN

References

1.^  Find A Grave memorial #92819831, Porter E. Whitney.

2.^  Find A Grave memorial #92819645, Loesa M. Whitney.


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