Family:Whitney, Hannah (1746-1784)
She married, 30 Jan 1769, Stamford, CT, Jacob Wardwell, of Stamford, son of William and Margery (-----) Wardwell. He was born 19 Aug 1744, Stamford, CT.
He was a soldier in the Revolutionary War.
Children of Jacob and Hannah5 (Whitney) Wardwell:
i. Joseph Wardwell, b. -----; d. Catskill, NY; m. 11 Jun 1798, Stamford, CT, Elizabeth Scudder, d. Catskill, NY; settled in Stamford, and removed to Catskill, NY. ii. Esther Wardwell, b. -----; d. ca. 1820, New York, NY; m. Joseph Reynolds, of New York, NY, d. not long after 1820, New York, NY. iii. Rebecca Wardwell, b. -----; d. New York, NY; m.(1) William Peck, of Stamford or Greenwich, CT; m.(2) William Henry King, d. ca. 1822, News York, NY. iv. Polly Wardwell, b. 19 Feb 1775, Stamford, CT; d. Stamford, CT; m. 23 Dec 1798, Stamford, CT, John Judson, Jr., b. 30 Jun 1772, Stamford, CT, d. Stamford, CT, son of John and Charity (Smith) Judson. v. Sally Wardwell, b. ca. 1777, Stamford, CT; d. 10 Nov 1823, New York, NY, of quick consumption; bur. Kingsbridge, NY; m. Rufus Schofield, of Stamford, d. Jul 1854, Greenwich, CT, bur. Greenwich, CT; res. Stamford, then in May 1823, Kingsbridge, NY; then in Oct 1823, Thompson Street, New York, NY. vi. Nancy Wardwell, b. -----, Stamford, CT; d. aft. 1823, New York, NY; m. William Wallace, d. aft. 1823, New York, NY; a shoemaker; res. New York, NY. vii. Betsey Wardwell, b. -----; d. ca. 1815, New York, NY, of yellow fever; m. William, Crawford, not long after 1815, New York, NY; res. Henry St., New York, NY. viii. Alexander Wardwell, b. -----; res. Catskill, NY. ix. William Wardwell, b. -----; res. Catskill, NY.
- Stephen Whitney Phoenix, The Whitney family of Connecticut, and its affiliations; being an attempt to trace the descendants, as well in the female as the male lines, of Henry Whitney, from 1649 to 1878; to which is prefixed some account of the Whitneys of England. (New York : Priv. Print. [Bradford Press] 1878), p. 90, and pp. 268-269.
3.^ "Jacob Wardwell & Hannah Whitney, [married] 30 Jan. 1769," according to Bailey, Frederick W., ed., Early Connecticut Marriages, as Found on Ancient Church Records Prior to 1800 (1896-1906), Stamford, 6:52.