Family:Whitney, George M. (1843-1932)

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George M.9 Whitney (Streeter8, Orange7, Ebenezer6, Ephraim5, Zachariah4, Ebenezer3, Richard2, John1), son of Streeter8 and Harriet (Ransom) Whitney, was born 16 Mar 1843, Chautauqua Co., NY, and died 1932. He was buried in Riverview Cemetery, Arkansas City, KS.[1]

He married, 18 Sep 1866, Buchanan Co., IA, Bedelia Connell. She was born Dec 1846, IL, and died 1931. She was buried in Riverview Cemetery, Arkansas City, KS.[2]

Private, Co. E, 9th New York Cavalry, 1861-10 Apr 1862. Joined G.A.R., Arkansas City Post No. 158, 29 Dec 1883, dropped from membership 1 Oct 1884.

Children of George M.9 and Bedelia (Connell) Whitney:

i. Lydia10 Whitney, b. ca. 1872, KS; d. after 1910; unmarried in 1900.
ii. Edna Whitney, b. 25 Aug 1882, KS; d. 21 Aug 1967; bur. Riverview Cemetery, Arkansas City, KS;[3] m. after 1910, Walter S. Colvin.

Census

George M. WHITNEY 36 Self M M W NY Farmer PA --- Delia WHITNEY 33 Wife F M W IL Keeping House MI NY Lida WHITNEY 10 Dau F S W KS At Home NY IL

Whitney, George Head W M Mar 1844 56 mar -----, Delia Wife W F Dec 1846 53 mar Illinois -----, Lydia Dau W F Jun 1872 27 sgl Kansas -----, Edna Dau W F Aug 1882 17 sgl Kansas

  • 1910, Arkansas City, Cowley Co., KS: George Whitney, 66; wife Delia, 62; dau. Edna, 27, single.
  • 1915, Arkansas City, Cowley Co., KS: George Whitney, 72; wife Delia, 68; dau. Edna, 32, single.
  • 1920, Arkansas City, Cowley Co., KS.
  • 1925, Arkansas City, Cowley Co., KS: George Whitney, 82; wife Delia 78.
  • 1930, Arkansas City, Cowley Co., KS.

References

  • Census records.

1.^  Find A Grave memorial #18845333, George Whitney.

2.^  Find A Grave memorial #18845342, Delia Whitney.

3.^  Find A Grave memorial #47109876, Edna Whitney Colvin.


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