Family:Whitney, William Henry (1843-1909)

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William Henry8 Whitney (Charles7, Amos6, Abraham5, John4, Benjamin3, John2, John1), son of Charles7 and Caroline Fuller (Stimson) Whitney, was born 3 Jan 1843, Cambridge, MA,[1] and died 4 May 1909, Cambridge, MA, aged 66 years 4 months 1 day, of cerebral hemorrhage.[2]

He married, 18 Feb 1868, Cambridge, MA, Emma Sargent Barber, dau. of John N. and Susan (Sargent) Barbour.[3]. She was born 20 Nov 1843,[4] Cambridge, MA, and died 28 Dec 1888, Cambridge, MA.[5]

Children of William Henry8 and Emma Sargent (Barber) Whitney:

i. Clara Mabel9 Whitney, b. 22 Feb 1871, Cambridge, MA;[6] m. 8 Jun 1898, Cambridge, MA, Arthur S. Pevear, b. ca. 1872, Lynn, MA, son of Warren and Mary (Gulager) Pevear.[7]
ii. Chester Whitney, b. 29 Jun 1874, Cambridge, MA;[8] d. 31 Jul 1874, Cambridge, MA, aged 1 month 2 days, of bronchitis.[9]
iii. Charles Fuller Whitney, b. 22 Jan 1879, Cambridge, MA;[10] m. 10 Jun 1903, Brookline, MA, Ethel Putnam Sargent, b. ca. 1881, Haverhill, MA, dau. of Edward F. and Hannah E. (Stott) Sargent.[11] He was a civil engineer, and in 1903 lived at 100 Chestnut St., Cambridge, MA.
iv. Alice E. Whitney, b. 6 Aug 1880, Cambridge, MA;[12] d. 12 Aug 1880, Cambridge, MA, aged 8 daus, of premature birth.[13]

Census

475 623 Whitney, Wm. H. 27 M W Civil Engineer Mass. Male citizen over 21 -----, Emma S. 26 F W Keeping House " 624 Russell, Caroline F. 52 F W No occupation " Whitney, Ella C. 23 F W No occupation " -----, Frank E. 20 M W Car Buillder "

William H. WHITNEY 37 Self M M W MA Civil Engineer MA MA Emma S. WHITNEY 36 Wife F M W MA Keeping House MA MA Clara M. WHITNEY 9 Dau F S W MA At School MA MA Charles F. WHITNEY 1 Son M S W MA MA MA Frank E. WHITNEY 29 Bro M S W MA Machinist MA MA Margaret PRICE 32 Oth F M B VA Servant VA VA

152 203 Whitney, William H. Head W M Jan 1843 67 wid Massachusetts Massachusetts Massachusetts Civil engineer, Owns free house Pevear, Cla. W. Dau W F Feb 1871 29 mar 2 0ch 0liv Massachusetts Massachusetts Massachusetts Whitney, Charles F. Son W M Jan 1879 21 sgl Massachusetts Massachusetts Massachusetts Student Pevear, Arthur S. SiL W M Jan 1872 28 mar 2 Massachusetts Massachusetts Pennsylvania Insurance agt. Gillis, Florence Srvt W F Oct 1870 29 sgl Canada Eng. Canada Eng. Canada Eng. Servant, Immig. 1882

References

  • Census records.

1.^  U.S., Sons of the American Revolution Membership Applications, 1889-1970, from Ancestry.com.

2.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 1909/25 (death), page 243.

3.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 209, page 113.

4.^  "Emma S. [_____] [Whitney], w. of W[illia]m H., [born] Nov. 20, 1843. G.R.3," according to Archive:Cambridge Vital Records.

5.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 392, page 88.

6.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 233, page 198.

7.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 479, page 110.

8.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 260, page 84.

9.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 266, page 74.

10.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume vol. 305, p. 52.

11.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 538, pages 17, 324.

12.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 314, page 73.

13.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 320, page 63.


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