Family:Whitney, Willard Washington (1810-1838)
He married 6 Oct 1831, Troy, MI, Laura Wheeler Pearsall. She was born 15 Jan 1812, Cayuga Co., NY. She married secondly, 3 Apr 1842, Henry H. Philbrick.
She resided in Detroit, MI, and Los Gatos, CA.
He was born in New York state, moved to Avon, Oakland County, MI; owned and conducted a large farm, and died when only 28 years of age. He resided Avon, MI.
Children of Willard Washington6 and Laura Wheeler (Pearsall) Whitney:
i. Clark J.7 Whitney, b. 12 Jul 1832; m. Eleanor M. Van Deventer. ii. Marlin Enos Whitney, b. 20 Mar 1835; m. Caroline Ursula Hill Seymour. iii. Willard W. Whitney, Jr., b. 10 Sep 1838; m. Elizabeth P. Fairbank.
- 1830: not found.
- 1840: not found.
- 1850, Detroit, Wayne Co., MI:
1573 1573 Henry Philbrick 36 M - Teacher N. Hampshire Laura do 38 F - N. York Harriett do 8 F - Michigan Attended school Arabella do 6 F - do Attended school Frank do 4 M - do
- All data imported from Frederick Clifton Pierce, The Descendants of John Whitney, Who Came from London, England, to Watertown, Massachusetts, in 1635, (Chicago: 1895), p. 221.
- Census records.