Family:Whitney, Alonzo L. (1847-1919)
Alonzo L.7 Whitney (Eliab Turner6, Josiah5, John4, Nathaniel3, Benjamin2, John1), son of Eliab Turner6 and Lydia (Williams) Whitney, was born 9 Aug 1847, Newcastle, ME, and died 11 Sep 1919, Rockport, MA, aged 72 years 1 month 2 days. Burial in Locust Grove Cemetery, Gloucester, MA.
He married firstly, 21 Mar 1872, Rockport, MA, Rhoda Alice Parsons, daughter of Calvin T. and Theresa A. (Woodbury) Parsons. She was born 19 Dec 1852, Rockport, MA, and died 4 Jul 1880, Rockport, MA, aged 27 years 6 months 9 days, of epilepsy and obscure cerebral disease. She was buried in Locust Grove Cemetery, Gloucester, MA.
He married secondly, 20 Jan 1897, Rockport, MA, Ada Whittredge Hale, daughter of Thomas Charles and Lucy Wheeler (Knowlton) Hale. She was born Jul 1860, Rockport, MA, and died 1950. She was buried in Locust Grove Cemetery, Gloucester, MA. She had no children.
F. C. Pierce relates that he resided in Pigeon Cove, MA, which is part of Rockport, MA.
Children of Alonzo L.7 and Alice R. (Parsons) Whitney:
i. Herbert L.8 Whitney, b. 16 May 1872, Rockport, MA; d. 14 Aug 1872, Rockport, MA, aged 2 months 20 days, of cholera morbus. ii. Edith Gertrude Whitney, b. 28 Jan 1875 ("Edith L."), Rockport, MA; "Gertrude E." m. 25 Jul 1895, Rockport, MA, John E. Handran, b. ca. 1868, Gloucester, MA, son of John J. and Anna (Conley) Handran.
185 176 Morrison, Ora Q. 37 M W Ship Carpenter $300 Maine Male citizen over 21 " Mary A. 42 F W Keeping house Nova Scotia Parents foreign born " Alpha L. 10 M W Maine Mother foreign born, Attended school " Isaac J. 7 M W " Mother foreign born, Attended school " Sclista A. 5 F W " Mother foreign born, Attended school " Benj. F. 2 M W " Mother foreign born Whitney, Alonzo L. 23 M W Fisherman " Mother foreign born, Male citizen over 21
Alonzo WHITNEY 33 Self M M W ME Fishing NOVA SCOTIA ME Alice R. WHITNEY 27 Wife F M W MA Keeping House MA MA Edith G. WHITNEY 5 Dau F S W MA MA MA
267 356 Whitney Alonzo L. Head W M Aug 1847 52 mar 3 Maine Maine Maine Day Laborer, Owns free house -----, Ada H. Wife W F Jul 1860 39 mar 3 0ch 0liv Massachusetts Massachusetts Massachusetts
- 1910: Rockport, MA; painter, Ada is a dressmaker
- 1920: Rockport, MA; Ada resides as a widow