Family:Whitney, David S. (1831-1895)

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David S.8 Whitney (Simeon7, Amos6, Jonathan5, Samuel4, John3, Benjamin2, John1), son of Simeon7 and Rosanna (Smith) Whitney, was born 15 Jan 1831, prob. Somerset Co., ME,[1] and died 21 Sep 1895, prob. Bingham, ME.

He married firstly, 5 Apr 1854, Moscow, ME, Susan S. Adams.[2] She was born circa 1833, ME, and died 23 Feb 1886, prob. Bingham, ME.

He married secondly, 15 May 1887, Embden, ME, Martha A. (Bean) Boyington,[3] daughter of Samuel and Sally (Pamroy) Bean. She was born Aug 1831, ME, and died 11 Mar 1908, Madison, ME. aged 70 years.[4] She had married firstly Joshua G. Boyington.


David resided in Moscow, ME in the censuses of 1850 and 1860, and in Bingham, ME in the census of 1870. He was a farmer. Both David and Susan are buried in the Bingham Village Cemetery in Bingham, ME.

Children of David S.8 and Susan S. (Adams) Whitney:

i. Augusta9 Whitney, b. 10 Jan 1857, Bingham, ME; d. 22 Jan 1917, Whitefield, ME; m. firstly, 25 Mar 1876, Solon, ME, Luther Howes; m. secondly, 1 Jan 1895, Whitefield, ME, Bradford A. King. He was b. ca 1856, Whitfield, ME, the son of Rufus and Mary (Richards) King; d. 1941, Somerville, MA. Both are buried in Whitefield Cemetery, Whitefield, ME.

Census

335 328 David Whitney 29 M - Farmer $400 $300 " Susan " 27 F - Housework " Augusta " 3 F - " 329 Lyman Childs 40 M - Shoe Maker " Nancy " 35 F - Housework " Viola " 8 F - " Attended school Mary " 5 F - " Attended school Susan " 2 F - "

61 70 Whitney, David 39 M W Cook $600 $100 Maine Male citizen over 21 -----, Susan 37 F W Keeping House Maine -----, Augusta 13 F W At Home Maine Attended school

David S. WHITNEY 51 Self M M W ME Carpenter ME ME Susan S. WHITNEY 48 Wife M F W ME Keeping House ME ME

38 39 Whitney, Martha A. Head W F Aug 1838 61 wid 5ch 4liv Maine Maine Maine N.G., Owns free farm Boyington, Harlan Son W M Apr 1878 22 sgl Maine Maine Maine Farmer

References

1.^  "David S. Whitney [child of Simeon and Rosanna], born 15 January 1831," according to Moscow, Maine, Vital Records.

2.^  "Certificate given to David Whitney and Susan Adams, both of Moscow, 3 April 1854 Married in Moscow 5 April 1854 by Rev. S. Turner, Mr. David Whitney and Miss Susan Adams, both of Moscow," according to Moscow, Maine, Vital Records.

3.^  Maine Marriages, 1771-1907, at FamilySearch.org.

4.^  Maine Vital Records, 1670-1921, at FamilySearch.org.


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