Family:Whitney, Reason (1845-a1940)
Reason8 Whitney (James Davis7, Henry6, John5, Abraham4, Joseph3, John2, Henry1), son of James Davis7 and Hannah (Pugh) Whitney, was born 1 Dec 1845, Bloomfield, OH, and died after 1940, when residing in Bryan, Cotton Co., OK. He was buried in Devol Cemetery, Devol, OK.
He married firstly, 16 Mar 1870 or 1871, Harrison, OH, Sarah Ellen Moore, daughter of James and Happy (Cornell) Moore. She was born 7 Oct 1849, Harrison, OH, and died before 1900. She was buried in Low Gap Cemetery, Norborne, MO.
He married secondly, 27 Aug 1902, Carroll Co., MO, Elizabeth Jane (Hill) Cox, daughter of Benjamin W. and Nancy Ann (Hughey) Hill. She was born about Apr 1855, MO, and died 1923, Cotton Co., OK. She had married firstly, 14 Sep 1893, Chillicothe, MO, William Cox. She was buried in Devol Cemetery, Devol, OK.
They settled in Bloomfield, and were living there in 1873.
Children of Reason8 and Sarah Ellen (Moore) Whitney:
i. Cyrus Orestes9 Whitney, b. 12 or 24 Nov 1871, Bloomfield, OH; d. 5 Nov 1884, Carroll Co., MO; bur. Low Gap Cemetery, Norborne, MO. ii. Martha Whitney, b. ca. 1874, OH. iii. James Alfred Whitney, b. 28 Feb 1875, MO; d. 28 Dec 1959; bur. Grandfield Memorial Cemetery, Grandfield, OK; unmarried. iv. Eva Ann Whitney, b. 8 Mar 1876, Carroll Co., MO; d. 1 Apr 1942, Carrolton, MO; bur. Low Gap Cemetery, Norborne, MO; m. Gil Cribbs Repine. v. Charles R. Whitney, b. 7 Oct 1878, MO; d. 5 Dec 1884, Carroll Co., MO; bur. Low Gap Cemetery, Norborne, MO. vi. Forest Dellno Whitney, b. Jun 1880, MO; d. 1940; bur. Grandfield Memorial Cemetery, Grandfield, OK; m. 29 Jan 1902, Carroll Co., MO, Ada Lee Johnson. vii. Lola M. Whitney, b. Jul 1882, MO. viii. Tyra Allen Whitney, b. 15 Apr 1886, Bates, MO; d. 1938, OK; bur. Grandfield Memorial Cemetery, Grandfield, OK; m. Francis Lettie -----.
Reason WHITNEY 35 Self M M W OH Farmer OH VA Ellen S. WHITNEY 31 Wife F M W OH Keeping House OH OH Cyrus O. WHITNEY 8 Son M S W OH OH OH Martha WHITNEY 6 Dau F S W OH OH OH James WHITNEY 4 Son M S W MO OH OH Eva Ann WHITNEY 3 Dau F S W MO OH OH Charles WHITNEY 1 Son M S W MO OH OH
Whitney, Reason Head W M 55 Ohio -----, James A. Son W M 25 Missouri -----, Forest D. Son W M 20 Missouri -----, Lola M. Dau W F 18 Missouri -----, Tyra A. Son W M 14 Missouri
- 1910, Bryan, Comanche Co., OK:
Reason Whitney Head M 54 Ohio Elizabeth J. Whitney Wife F 54 Missouri Tyra A. Whitney Son M 24 Missouri Lettie F. Whitney DiL F 20 Kentucky
- 1920, Bryan, Cotton Co., OK:
Reason Whitney Head M 74 Ohio Elizabeth J. Whitney Wife F 64 Missouri Forest D. Whitney Part M 39 Missouri Adda L. Whitney DiL F 35 Missouri Forest D. Whitney Jr. GSon M 1 Oklahoma
- 1930, Bryan, Cotton Co., OK:
Forist D. Whitney Head M 50 Missouri Ada Whitney Wife F 46 Missouri Forist Whitney Son M 11 Oklahoma Mary Whitney Dau F 7 Oklahoma Reason Whitny Fath M 84 Ohio
- 1940, Bryan, Cotton Co., OK:
Reason Whitney Head M 94 Ohio Dellno F. Whitney Son M 59 Missouri Ada L. Whitney DiL F 56 Missouri Forest D. Whitney GSon M 21 Oklahoma Lula Mae Whitney GDau F 17 Oklahoma James A. Whitney Son M 65 Missouri
- 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. 1067 and p. 1934.
- Census records.