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The Descendants of John Whitney, Who Came from London, England, to Watertown, Massachusetts, in 1635, by Frederick Clifton Pierce (Chicago: 1895)
Transcribed by the Whitney Research Group, 1999.
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the public schools, and for some time was bookkeeper at Remington's Armory. During the year 1862 he was bookkeeper at Ford's Armory, at Watertown, where arms were made for the Union army. In 1873 he came to Chicago, and for twenty-
three years has been connected with Marshall Field & Co., wholesale. At the present time he is manager of the silk and dress goods departments; res. Chicago, Ill., care of Marshall Field & Co., wholesale. 9293a. i. DOROTHY, b. Feb. 25, 1892. 7151. HARVEY ALVIN WHITNEY (Cole M., Phine- has, Phinehas, Joshua, Nathaniel, Nathaniel, John, John), b. Ilion, N. Y., May 2, 1847; m. Jan. 12, 1891, Katherine M. FLYNN, b. June 12, 1863. He is a speculator; res. Frankfort, N. Y. 9294b. i. HARVEY A., Jr., b. Oct. 13, 1891. 9295b. ii. GEO. E., b. Jan. 19, 1894. 7154. GEORGE WASHINGTON WHITNEY (Joel F., John, Lemuel, Joshua, Nathaniel, Nathaniel, John, John), b. Essex, N. Y. Oct. 1, 1864; m. May 5, 1890, at Aledo, Ill., Josie B. CAREY, b. Mar. 27, 1873; res. Kewanee, Ill. 9294. i. MARY EMILY, b. Aug. 20, 1891.
7155. REV. JOEL FISK WHITNEY (John R., John, Lemuel, Joshua, Nathaniel, Nathaniel, John, John), b. Wadham's Mills, N. Y., Mar. 30, 1843; m. there May 3, 1871, Louisa Maretta BAILEY, b. Hebron, N. Y. June 4, 1844. Joel Fisk WHITNEY was born at Wadham's Mills (town of Westport), Essex Co., N. Y., Mar. 30, 1843; united with Congregational church June 1, 1856; graduated at Barre, Vt., academy, 1864; graduated at Middlebury college, 1868; Andover Theological seminary, 1871; or- dained to gospel ministry, May 3, 1871; missionary A. B. C. F. M., 1871-81, at Ebon and Kusaie, Micronesia; pastor Congregational church, Wadham's Mills, N. Y., 1881-83; Congregational church, Wolcott, Bt., 1883-86; St. Johnsbury, East. Vt., 1886-88; Jamaica, Vt., 1888-90; Marshfield, Vt., 1890-92; began pastorate at Coventryville, N. Y., Feb. 19, 1893; married Miss Louisa Maretta BAILEY, daughter of Rev. Phinehas BAILEY, late of Albany, Vt.; res. Marshfield, Vt., and Coventryville, N. Y. 9295. i. JOHN RUSSELL, b. Oct. 31, 1874, at Ebon, Marshall Isls., Pacific Ocean. 9296. ii. EDWARD FISKE, b. Aug. 29, 1877, as above. 9297. iii. MARY ETTA, b. June 15, 1882, at Wadham's Mills, N. Y. 7162. JOHN R. WHITNEY (John R., John, Lemuel, Joshua, Nathaniel, Nathaniel, John, John), b. Wadham's Mills, N. Y., July 29, 1847; m. May 18, 1875, Lena GROLL, b. Aug. 10, 1852, at Coblentz, Germany. He is a retail druggist; res. Garnett, Kan. 9298. i. WM. RUSSELL, b. July 26, 1876. Ge gr. at high school in 1893. 9299. ii. ARTHUR JOHN, b. June 4, 1879. He gr. grammar school in 1893. 9300. iii. LOUIS ALVIS, b. July, 13, 1882; d. Nov. 25, 1882. 9301. iv. HARRY EDWARD, b. July 1, 1885; d. Sept. 10, 1885. 9302. v. CHAS. GLEED, b. Mar. 11, 1887. 7163. MOSES FISK WHITNEY (John R., John, Lemuel, Joshua, Nathaniel, Nathaniel, John, John), b. Apr. 18, 1849, at Wadham's Mills, N. Y.; m. Feb. 3, 1875, Ella M. BURT, b. Sept. 14, 1855. He is a dealer in country produce; res. Walpole, Mass. 9303. i. PERRIN BURT, b. Oct. 20, 1876. 9304. ii. ANDRUS E. b. Mar. 18, 1882. 9305. iii. ELSIE MAY, b. May 12, 1889. 7169. ROLLIN W. WHITNEY (William W., Cyrus, Lemuel, Joshua, Nathaniel, Nathaniel, John, John), b. Springfield, Vt., Mar. 30, 1848; m. Mar. 26, 1874, Ann E. TAYLOR, b. Oct. 6, 1844. He had little time for work outside that required by his farm and the support of
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