Family:Whitney, Chester (1783-1852)

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Chester7 Whitney (Aaron6, Nathan5, Nathan4, Thomas3, Thomas2, John1), son of Aaron6, was born -- Dec 1783, Conway, MA, and died -- Jul 1852, Waterbury, VT.

He married, 20 Aug 1809, Waterbury, VT, Polly Waite Green.[1] She was born 18 Apr 1784, and died 24 Apr 1854, Waterbury, VT.

He was a farmer. He resided Waterbury, Vermont.

Children of Chester7 and Polly Waite (Green) Whitney:

i. Solon8 Whitney, born 1810; married Lucy B. Noble and Emeline Butler.
ii. Baxter Whitney, born 27 May 1812; married Mary A. Kneeland.

Additional information: Chester was a Deacon in the Congregationalist Church. He is buried in the Old Waterbury Centre Cemetery with his wife. A photo of the headstone can be seen on the Cemeteries page.


1952 1962 Chester Whitney 66 M - Farmer $2500 Mass. Polly 66 F - [Mass.] Baxter Willy 38 M - Farmer Vt. Mary 36 F - [Vt.] George 13 M - [Vt.] Attended school Amelia 12 F - [Vt.] Attended school Walace 9 M - [Vt.] Attended school Emeline 6 F - [Vt.] Attended school Arthur 4 M - [Vt.] Attended school Martha Parker 11 F - [Vt.] Attended school


  • Census records.
  • Additional information provided by Hugh Gordon Whitney, 2007.

1.^  Vermont, Vital Records Index, Marriages.

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