Family:Whitney, William James (1849-a1920)
William James8 Whitney (James Davis7, Henry6, John5, Abraham4, Joseph3, John2, Henry1), son of James Davis7 and Hannah (Pugh) Whitney, was born 13 Dec 1849, Bloomfield, OH, and died 1924. He was buried in Mount Washington Cemetery, Independence, MO.
He married, 22 or 23 Aug 1872, Macarthy, OH, Margaret Winifred Clingerman, daughter of Gideon and Mary (Royer) Clingerman. She was born Jun 1856, Union Twp., OH, and died 1922. She was buried in Mount Washington Cemetery, Independence, MO.
He was a farmer. They settled in "Macarthy" [McArthur], and were living there in 1873.
Children of William James8 and Margaret Winifred (Clingerman) Whitney:
i. Norman Sylvester9 Whitney, b. 14 Dec 1872, McArthur, OH; d. aft. 1900, when res. Biwabik Twp., St. Louis Co., MN, as a boarder. ii. St. Lawrence Whitney, b. 17 Jul 1875, McArthur, OH; d. 14 Oct 1904, St. Louis, MO; m. 6 Aug 1896, Chillicothe, MO, Callie G. McKinney. She was listed as single in the 1900 census, living with her parents and son Alonzo Whitney, b. Oct 1898, MO. iii. Victoria S. Whitney, b. ca. 1878, OH. iv. Pearl M. Whitney, b. Feb 1880, OH; d. aft. 1900, then unmarried. v. Laura A. Whitney, b. Mar 1882, OH; d. aft. 1900, then unmarried. vi. Harry Whitney, b. Jun 1884, OH; d. aft. 1900. vii. Lorene Whitney, b. Jan 1888, MO; m. 11 Feb 1922, Livingston Co., MO, ----- -----. viii. Effie Whitney, b. Jul 1890, MO; d. aft. 1900. ix. Louis F. Whitney, b. Jun 1895, MO; d. aft. 1910.
William J. WHITNEY 29 Self M M W OH. Farming --- --- Margaret WHITNEY 24 Wife F M W OH. Keeping House PA. VA. Norman S. WHITNEY 7 Son M S W OH. OH. OH. Lawrence WHITNEY 5 Son M S W OH. OH. OH. Victora S. WHITNEY 2 Dau F S W OH. OH. OH. Pearl M. WHITNEY 4M Dau F S W OH. OH. OH. Alfred WHITNEY 22 Bro M S W OH. Works On A Farm --- --- Robert WRITTER 24 Oth M S W OH. Works On A Farm --- ---
28 30 Whitney, Wm. Head W M Dec 1849 50 mar Ohio Un Un Carpenter, owns mortgaged house -----, Margaret Wife W F Jun 1856 43 mar XX 6ch 6liv Ohio Pennsylvania Virginia -----, Pearl M. Dau W F Feb 1880 20 Ohio Ohio Ohio Dressmaker -----, Laura A. Dau W F Mar 1882 18 Ohio Ohio Ohio Dressmaker -----, Harry Son W M Jun 1884 15 Ohio Ohio Ohio Delivery boy -----, Lorene Dau W F Jan 1888 12 Missouri Ohio Ohio At school -----, Effie Dau W F Jul 1890 9 Missouri Ohio Ohio At school -----, Louis F. Son W M Jun 1895 4 Missouri Ohio Ohio
- 1910, Kansas City, Jackson Co., MO.
- 1920, Kansas City Ward 8, Jackson Co., MO [indexed as Whileny, Whilney on image].
- All data imported from Stephen Whitney Phoenix, The Whitney family of Connecticut, and its affiliations; being an attempt to trace the descendants, as well in the female as the male lines, of Henry Whitney, from 1649 to 1878; to which is prefixed some account of the Whitneys of England. (New York : Priv. Print. [Bradford Press] 1878), p. 1067 and p. 1934.
- Census records.