Family:Whitney, William Graves (1837-1900)
William Graves7 Whitney (William Graves6, Rufus5, Joshua4, Cornelius3, Joshua2, John1), son of William Graves6 and Lydia (Marchant) Whitney, was born 19 May 1837, Warsaw, NY, and died 1900, Wiscoy, NY. He was buried in Wiscoy Cemetery, Wiscoy, NY.
He married, 25 Jan 1868, Portageville, NY, Sylvia J. Baker. She was born 20 Nov 1835, and died 1906., Wiscoy, NY. She was buried in Wiscoy Cemetery, Wiscoy, NY.
He is a machinest and merchant; resided Wiscoy, NY.
Civil War, Co. D, 4th NY Heavy Artillery.
Children of William Graves7 and Sylvia J. (Baker) Whitney:
i. William C.8 Whitney, b. 25 May 1869; resided Rochester, NY. ii. Ellen Greenleaf Whitney, b. 21 Mar 1871; d. 9 Jan 1890. iii. Mary J. Whitney, b. 26 Mar 1873. iv. Angeline Williams Whitney, b. 28 Jul 1877.
92 Frame $1000 92 Lydia Whitney 62 F - ---- Washington 5 1 - 1 - - - - - - - - - - - - William G. Whitney 23 M - Chld Wyoming - - - - 1 Machinist 1 - - - - - - 1 - - -
137 144 Whitney, Graves W. 33 M W Engine Builder $1350 $900 New York Male citizen over 21 -----, Jennie 32 F W Keeping House " -----, Wm. C. 1 M W " Lee, Dianna 14 F W Domestic Servant "
G. WHITNEY 43 Self M M W NY Manufacture NY NY S. C. WHITNEY 44 Wife F M W NY Keeping House NY NY W. C. WHITNEY 11 Son M S W NY At School NY NY Etta WHITNEY 9 Dau F S W NY NY NY M. E. WHITNEY 7 Dau F S W NY NY NY Angie WHITNEY 3 Dau F S W NY NY NY
- 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. 398.