Family:Whitney, George Eli (1862-1963)
Capt. George Eli9 Whitney (John Webster Perkins8, Aaron7, Aaron6, Levi5, Daniel4, Jonathan3, Jonathan2, John1), son of John Webster Perkins8 and Olive Elizabeth (Springer) Whitney, was born 10 Jun 1862, Boston, MA, and died 4 Dec 1963, Manchester, NH.
He married firstly, 2 Apr 1890, Boston, MA [also recorded at Somerville, MA], Ida Tufts, daughter of Charles H. and Ellen (Burbank) Tufts. She was born about 1868, Somerville, MA, and died 5 Apr 1891, Boston, MA. aged 23 years 3 months, of puerperal fever with pelvic peritonitis.
He married secondly, 10 Feb 1894, Boston, MA, or East Boston, MA [recorded at Salem, MA], Annie M. Savory, of Salem, MA, daughter of Moses and Emma (-----) Savory. She was born about 1876, Bath, ME.
He married thirdly, about 1911, Mystic, CT, Mary L. Driscoll.
He is captain of the steamer City of Portsmouth; resided East Boston, MA, Mayo's wharf.
In 1890 he was a marine engineer, living in Boston, MA. In 1891 he lived at 263 Webster St.,Boston, MA. In 1894 he was a machinist, living in Boston, MA. In 1897-1899 he was a mechanical engineer and machinist living at 88 Falcon St., Boston, MA.
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Children of George Eli9 and Ida (Tufts) Whitney:
i. Beatrice Ellen10 Whitney, b. 24 Mar 1890; d. 6 Mar 1892, Somerville, MA, aged 11 months 12 days, of whooping cough.
Children of George Eli9 and Annie M. (Savory) Whitney:
ii. Ida F.10 Whitney, b. 30 Mar 1894, Boston, MA. iii. Ellen Maude Whitney, b. 30 Mar 1897, Boston, MA; d. 29 Aug 1897, Boston, MA, aged 5 months, of acute indigestion with partial obstruction of bowels and spasms. iv. George Eli Whitney, b. 27 Mar 1899, Boston, MA.
- 1880: not found.
- 1900, 88 Falcon Street, Boston Ward 1, Suffolk Co., MA:
29 55 Whitney, George E. Head W M Jun 1863 36 mar 7 Massachusetts Connecticut Maine Machinist (boilers co.), Rents house -----, Annie M. Wife W F Mar 1876 24 mar 7 3ch 2liv Maine Canada Eng. Canada Eng. -----, Ida F. Dau W F Mar 1894 6 sgl Massachusetts Massachusetts Maine -----, George A. Son W M Mar 1899 1 sgl Massachusetts Massachusetts Maine Lee, May Srvt W F May 1877 23 sgl Massachusetts Ireland Ireland Servant (house work)
- All data imported from Frederick Clifton Pierce, The Descendants of John Whitney, Who Came from London, England, to Watertown, Massachusetts, in 1635, (Chicago: 1895), p. 651.
2.^ "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 408, page 49, and volume 407, page 262.
4.^ "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 444, page 31, and volume 442, page 466.