Family:Whitney, Anson (1792-1851)

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Anson6 Whitney (Josiah Anson5, Richard4, Henry3, John2, Henry1), son of Josiah Anson5 and Rebecca (Olmstead) Whitney, was born 3 Jan 1792, Chariton, NY, and died 1851, Bedford, OH.

He married, 1814, Williamsburgh, ON, Mary (Phillips) Bullard, daughter of Dr. Andrew Phillips. She was born about 1777, and died 27 Aug 1847, Commerce, MI, aged about 70 years. She was buried in Commerce, MI.

Phoenix says the following:

"Anson Whitney, b. in Chariton, N.Y., 3 Jan. 1792; a tanner and currier; married in 1814, at Williamsburgh, Canada, Mary Phillips, dau. of Dr. Andrew Phillips, of Mass., and widow of ----- Bullard. They dwelt at various places in New York and Canada, and at Commerce, Mich., where he was a justice of the peace for several years. She died, 27 Aug. 1847, at Commerce, aged about 70 years, and was buried there. He then moved to Bedford, Ohio, where he died, in 1851, and was buried."

Children of Anson6 and Mary (Phillips) Whitney:

i. Eliza Ann7 Whitney, b. 12 Sep 1817, Williamsburgh, ON; m. Bridgam Alexander Taft.
ii. Charles Anson Whitney, b. 2 Jan 1820, Montreal, QC; d. 29 Apr 1846, Commerce, MI; unmarried; bur. Commerce, MI.
iii. George Lewis Whitney, b. ca. 1822, Williamsburgh, ON; m.(1) Caroline Kenyon; m.(2) Marietta Shattuck.


1223 1223 Anson Whitney 55 M - J. of Peace $700 Conn. George 28 M - Farmer C.W. Caroline 27 F - N.Y. Eliza 6 M - Mich. Attended school


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