Family:Whitney, Calvin M. (1842-1917)
Calvin M.8 Whitney (Darius F.7, Abraham6, Richard5, Israel4, Ebenezer3, Richard2, John1), son of Darius F.7 and Loanna (Cook) Whitney, was born 2 Feb 1842, PA, and died 20 Nov 1917, Grand Rapids, MI.
He married firstly circa 1867, Clinton Co., MI, Cynthia Huyck, daughter of Henry and Polly (Bennet) Huyck. She was born 11 Jun 1844, NY, and died 17 Jul 1871, Sciota, MI.
He married secondly circa 1874, MI, Mary E. Esty, daughter of Jacob and Mary J. (------) Esty. She was born Nov 1846, Ingham Co., MI, and died 4 Jul 1932, Grand Rapids, MI.
Calvin enlisted Co. I, 22nd Michigan Infantry Regiment on 13 Aug 1862. Wounded in right chest in line of duty, Aug 1863. Promoted to Full Corporal on 1 Feb 1865. Mustered out on 26 Jun 1865.
On 2 May 1877, Calvin Whitney applied for an invalied pension for service in Co. I, 22nd Michigan Infantry, Application #235,297, Certificate #154,529. On 22 Nov 1917, his widow Mary E. Whitney, from Michigan, applied for a widow's pension for that service, Application #1,110,766, Certificate #851,674.
Children of Calvin M.8 and Cynthia (Huyck) Whitney, if any, unknown.
Children of Calvin M.8 and Mary E. (Esty) Whitney:
i. Maud9 Whitney, b. 27 May 1876, MI; d. 10 Jun 1910, Jackson, MI; m. Harry R. Barclay.
105 105 Whitney, Calvin 26 M W Farming $1600 $150 New York Male citizen over 21 -----, Cynthia 25 F W Keeping house New York Huyck, Ruth 17 F W At home New York
Calvin WHITNEY 37 Self M M W NY Carpenter PA NY Mary WHITNEY 35 Wife F M W MI Housekeeping NY NOVA SCOTIA Maud WHITNEY 4 Dau F S W MI At Home NY MI
387 387 Calvin M. Whitney Cook I 22 MI Vol 13 Aug 1862 26 Jun 1865 2y 9m 9d Ovid, MI Wounded in Right Chest in Line of Duty Aug 1863
- 1900, Sciota, Shiawassee Co., MI
- 1910, Jackson Ward 6, Jackson Co., MI
- 1920, Grand Rapids, Kent Co., MI: Mary E. Whitney, widowed
- 1930, Grand Rapids, Kent Co., MI: Mary E. Whitney, widowed
- Census records.
1.^ The Library of Michigan; Michigan Death Records, 1897-1920; Rolls: 1-302; Archive Barcode/Item Number: 30000008534178; Roll Number: 241; Certificate Number: 210.
2.^ Find A Grave memorial # 16882091, Corp Calvin Whitney
3.^ Find A Grave memorial # 18150829, Cynthia Whitney
4.^ Find A Grave memorial # 16882131, Mary E (Esty) Whitney
5.^ [http://interactive.ancestry.com/4654/32959_033180-00745/3442000 U.S., Civil War Pension Index: General Index to Pension Files, 1861-1934] at Ancestry.com.
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