Family:Whitney, Samuel S. (1848-1909)
Samuel S.7 Whitney (Ebenezer6, George5, Jason4, Mark3, Benjamin2, John1), son of Ebenezer6 and Sarah F. (Leighton) Whitney, was born 18 Feb 1848, Dedham, MA, and died 12 Apr 1909, Boston, MA, aged 61 years 3 months, of probable malignant disease of spine.
He married, say 1872, Margaret Wallace Little, daughter of Rev. Samuel P. and Mary Ellen (Wallace) Little. She was born about 1853, Richmond, KY.
He was a gauger.
Children of Samuel S.7 and Margaret Wallace (Little) Whitney:
i. Mary Ellen8 Whitney, b. 3 Oct 1873, Natick, MA; "Narda" in 1900, then unmarried. ii. Leighton Wallace Whitney, b. 14 Dec 1875, Natick, MA; m. 10 Nov 1909, Central Falls, RI (recorded in Winthrop, MA), Lillian Blanch (Fagin) Bassett, b. ca. 1879, Milton or Medford, MA, daughter of David Leonard and Marietta E. (Ripley) Fagin. Child: a. Eleanor Elizabeth9 Whitney, b. 6 Apr 1910, Boston, MA.
Samuel S. WHITNEY 30 Self M M W MA Gauger MA MA Margaret L. WHITNEY 27 Wife F M W KY Housekeeper KY KY Mary E. WHITNEY 6 Dau F S W MA MA KY Leighton W. WHITNEY 4 Son M S W MA MA KY Mary E. LITTLE 46 MotL F W W KY KY KY Hannah MADDEN 19 Oth F S W IRE Servant IRE IRE
19 23 Whitny, Samuel S. Head W M Jan 1848 52 mar 28 Massachusetts Massachusetts Massachusetts U.S. revenue inspector, Rents house -----, Margaret L. Wife W F Feb 1853 47 mar 28 2ch 2liv Kentucky Kentucky Kentucky -----, Narda Dau W F Oct 1873 26 sgl Massachusetts Massachusetts Kentucky -----, Leighton W. Son W M Dec 1875 24 sgl Massachusetts Massachusetts Kentucky Clerk dry goods Little, Mary E. MiL W F Aug 1834 65 wid 1ch 1liv Kentucky Kentucky Kentucky
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5.^ Massachusetts, Marriages, 1841-1915, at FamilySearch.org. Also, "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 589, page 354.