Archive:1890 Census Extracts, District of Columbia
The following lists all individuals with the surname Whitney and variants in the census for the time and location stated.
|1890 Census Headings|
1. Christian name in full, and initial of middle name. / Surname. 2. Whether a soldier, sailor, or marine during the civil war (U.S. or Conf.), or widow of such person. 3. Relationship to head of family. 4. Whether white, black, mulatto, quadroon, octoroon, Chinese, Japanese, or Indian. 5. Sex. 6. Age at nearest birthday. If under one year, give age in months. 7. Whether single, married, widowed, or divorced. 8. Whether married during the census year (June 1, 1889, to May 31, 1890). 9. Mother of how many children, and number of those children living. 10. Place of birth. 11. Place of birth of Father. 12. Place of birth of Mother. 13. Number of years in the United States. 14. Whether naturalized. 15. Whether naturalization papers have been taken out. 16. Profession, trade, or occupation. 17. Months unemployed during the census year (June 1, 1889, to May 31, 1890). 18. Attendance at school (in months) during the census year (June 1, 1889, to May 31, 1890). 19. Able to Read. 20. Able to Write. 21. Able to speak English. If not, the language or dialect spoken. 22. Whether suffering from acute or chronic disease, with name of disease and length of time afflicted. 23. Whether defective in mind, sight, hearing, or speech, or whether crippled, maimed, or deformed, with name of defect. 24. Whether a prisoner, convict, homeless child, or pauper. 25. Supplemental schedule and page. 26. Is the home you live in hired, or is it owned by the head or by a member of the family? 27. If owned by head or member of family, is the home free from mortgage incumbrance? 28. If the head of family is a farmer, is the farm which he cultivates hired, or is it owned by him or by a member of his family? 29. If owned by head or member of family, is the farm free from mortgage incumbrance? 30. If the home or farm is owned by head or member of family, and mortgaged, give the post-office address of owner.
1890 U.S. Census, 1455 Q Street, Washington, Washington County, District of Columbia, p. 561 Rented house Laura F. Whitney, widow of H. A. Whitney soldier of U.S. Moth W F 40 wid 4ch 4liv Washington Maryland Virginia 40 Mother of family Richard W. Moore Son W M 23 sgl Washington New York City Washington 23 Treasury Clerk Horace M. Whitney Son W M 16 sgl Washington New York Washington 16 Student Public school Percy M. Whitney Son W M 12 sgl Washington New York Washington 12 Student do school Raymond C. Whitney Son W M 7 sgl Washington New York Washington 7 Student do school Margaret Leach Srvt W F 26 sgl Ireland Ireland Ireland 7 Cook Illiterate 1890 U.S. Census, 1321 Riggs, Washington, Washington County, District of Columbia, p. 733 William A. Widney, solder 3 years Union Husb W M 48 mar in yr Greene Co., Pa. Balto, Md. Fannettsbg, Pa. 48 Clerk Evelyn C. Widney Wife W F 37 mar in yr 0ch Geneva, N.Y. England Geneva, N.Y. 37 ---