Family:Whitney, Willard (1808-1842)
Willard6 Whitney Isaac5, [prob.] Joshua4, Cornelius3, Joshua2, John1), son of Isaac5 and Phebe (Gould) Whitney, was born 1808, Granville, NY, and died 20 Sep 1842, Granville, NY. He was buried in Lee-Oatman Cemetery, South Granville, NY.
He married, 1835, NY, Lydia M. Ellsworth, daughter of Roswell and Hannah (Day) Ellsworth. She was born 18 Jul 1811, Granville, NY, and died 18 Oct 1884, Granville, NY. She was buried in Lee-Oatman Cemetery, South Granville, NY.
Children of Willard6 and Lydia M. (Ellsworth) Whitney:
i. Sarah Ophelia7 Whitney, b. 1836, NY. ii. Noah E. Whitney, b. 1838, NY; d. 19 Jan 1842, Granville, NY. iii. Harriet Eliza Whitney, b. ca. 1840, NY; d. 13 Oct 1887, aged 447 years; bur. Lee-Oatman Cemetery, South Granville, NY; m. William McDonal as his first wife. (Another source says she d. 1874, WI; m. 1855, Morris Wallace Redford; resided LaCrosse and Winneconne, WI; but she was alive and single in her father's family in 1880.) iv. Julia A. Whitney, b. 1842, NY; d. 1916; bur. Lee-Oatman Cemetery, South Granville, NY; m. ca. 1892, William McDonal as his second wife.
- 1840, Granville, Washington Co., NY: Willard Whitney, 1 male 30-39, 1 male 0-4, 1 female 20-29, and 1 female 0-4; 1 engaged in agriculture.
- 1850, Granville, Washington Co., NY:
1616 1751 Lydia Whitney 39 F - N.Y. Sarah " 14 F - " Attended school Harriet " 10 F - " Attended school Julia " 8 F - " Attended school
104 106 Lydia Whitney 49 F - $400 $1200 New York Julia A. Whitney 18 F - Milliner " Attended school
- 1870, widow Lydia and daughters not found.
- 1880, Granville, Washington Co., NY:
Ruel ELLSWORTH 64 Self M W W NY Works On Farm NY NY Lydia WHITNEY 70 Sis F W W NY Keeping House NY NY Julia WHITNEY 32 Othe F S W NY Miliner NY NY Hariet WHITNEY 34 Othe F S W NY Miliner NY NY
- Census records.
- Public member tree at Ancestry.com.