Family:Whitney, Charles Howard (1847-1924)

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Charles Howard8 Whitney (Ephraim7, Daniel6, Joel5, Abel4, Nathaniel3, Benjamin2, John1), son of Ephraim7 and Abigail Todd (Dutch) Whitney, was born 25 Nov 1847, Calais, ME,[1] and died 1924, Ventura, CA. He was buried in Cemetery Park, Ventura, CA.[2]

He married, 27 Jun 1873, Oshkosh, WI, Myrtle Roselle Wright, daughter of Phillip Van Rensselaer and Hannah Drake (Coffin) Wright. She was born Mar 1853, WI, and died 30 May 1936, Ventura, CA. She was buried in Cemetery Park, Ventura, CA.[3]

Children of Charles Howard8 and Myrtle Roselle (Wright) Whitney: `

i. Maud9 Whitney, b. ca. 1875, CA; d. aft. 1900; m. 6 Jan 1897, Ventura Co., CA, George Henry Mellen.
ii. Blanche E. Whitney, b. Mar 1876, CA; d. aft. 1930; m. 28 May 1901, Ventura Co., CA, Jesse Joy.
iii. Daisy Muriel Whitney, b. 5 Dec 1881, CA; d. 23 Oct 1940, Santa Barbara Co., CA; bur. Cemetery Park, Ventura, CA;[4] m. 8 Apr 1903, Ventura Co., CA, Harold Carroll Malloy.


Myrtle Roselle Wright was a descendant of Henry1 Whitney. See Archive:The Whitney Family of Connecticut, page 1112.


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1.^  "Charles Howard [Whitney], s. Ephraim and Abigail, [born] Nov. 25, 1847," according to Howland, Sharon D., Vital Records of Calais to the Year 1892'' (Rockport, ME: Picton Press, 1999, 2000, 2001), p. 160.

2.^  Find A Grave memorial #95713327, Charles Whitney.

3.^  Find A Grave memorial #95713254, Myrtle Whitney.

4.^  Find A Grave memorial #95851630, Daisy Whitney Mallory.

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