Family:Whitney, Rufus (1804-1874)

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Rufus6 Whitney (Isaac5, [prob.] Joshua4, Cornelius3, Joshua2, John1), son of Isaac5 and Phebe (Gould) Whitney, was born about 18 Dec 1804, Granville, NY, and died 13 Oct 1874, Granville, NY.

He married firstly, 1830, Alvira Lee. She was born 8 Mar 1807, NY, and died 4 Jan 1847, Granville, NY.

He married secondly, 1847, Jane Wilson. She was born 1817, NY, and died 19 Feb 1851.

He married thirdly, about 1852, Bathsheba (Preston) Johnson, daughter of Benjamin and Hannah (Wilson) Preston. She was born 8 Aug 1811, VT, and died 16 May 1882. She had married firstly, before 1838, ----- Johnson, who died between 1844 and 1850.

He was a farmer.

Children of Rufus6 and Alvira (Lee) Whitney:

i. Edson7 Whitney, b. 10 Apr 1831; m. Deantha R. Cook.
ii. Philander G. Whitney, b. 10 Sep 1833; m. Ellen L. Walker.
iii. Lotan Whitney, b. 13 Jul 1837; d. 8 Jul 1908; unmarried in 1880.
iv. Luther Whitney, b. 7 Jan 1841; d. 7 Apr 1842.
v. Edwin Whitney, b. 28 Jun 1844; d. 6 Feb 1846.
vi. Levi Whitney, b. 23 Aug 1846; d. 23 Apr 1847.

Children of Rufus6 and Jane (Wilson) Whitney:

vii. Franklin7 Whitney, b. 26 Feb 1848; d. 21 Feb 1858.
viii. Mary J. Whitney, b. 5 Oct 1849; d. 2 Oct 1925; m. 1867, Granville, NY, Charles E.7 Whitney, son of David6 and Mary (Woodell) Whitney.

Children of Rufus6 and Bathsheba (Preston) Whitney:

ix. Alvira7 Whitney, b. 1 Apr 1853; d. 27 Jan 1924; m. Homer Smith.

Census

1856 2006 Rufus Whitney 45 M - Farmer $1600 N.Y. Jane Whitney 23 F - N.Y. Franklin " 2 M - " Mary " 8/12 F - " Edson " 19 M - Farmer " Attended school Philander " 16 M - " " Attended school Layton " 12 M - " Attended school

[5]6 Frame $1000 61 Rufus Whitney 50 M - - Wash. 1 - 36 Farmer 1 - - - - 1 - B. Whitney 44 F - Wife Do - - 7 - - - - - - - - E. Whitney 23 M - Son Do - - 9 Farmer 1 - - - - - - P. Whitney 21 M - Son Do - - 7 Farmer 1 - - - - - - L. Whitney 17 M - Son Do - - 6 Farming - - - - - - - F. Whitney 7 M - Son Do - - 6 - - - - - - - - M. J. Whitney 5 F - Dau Do - - 5 - - - - - - - - A. Whitney 2 F - Dau Do - - 2 - - - - - - - - J. Johnson 16 F - DiL Vt. - - 7 - - - - - - - -

157 163 Rufus Whitney 55 M - Farmer $16000 $1200 " Bathsheba Whitney 48 F - Vermont Philander Whitney 26 M - Farm Laborer $300 New York Lotan Whitney 23 M - Farm Laborer $200 " Mary J. Whitney 10 F - " Attended school Alvira Whitney 7 F - " Attended school Julia A. Johnson 22 F - Dress Maker Vermont

8 9 Whitney, Rufus 65 M W Farmer $125 New York Male citizen over 21 -----, Bathsheba 58 F W Keeping House Vermont -----, Lotan 33 M W Farmer $3000 $200 New York Male citizen over 21 -----, Philander 36 M W Farmer $400 New York Male citizen over 21 Johnson, Julia 31 F W Dress Maker Vermont

Philander WHITNEY 46 Self M M W NY Farmer NY NY Ellen WHITNEY 37 Wife F M W VT Keeping House NH NY Loton WHITNEY 42 Bro M S W NY Farmer NY NY Bathsheba WHITNEY 68 SMot F W W VT CT VT Julia A. JOHNSON 42 SSis F S W VT Housework VT VT

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