Family:Whitney, Jaruel B. (c1842-a1880)
He married, 31 Dec 1872, Henry Co., IL, Caroline C. Henderson.
He was a farmer.
Children of Jaruel B.7 and Caroline C. (Henderson) Whitney:
i. Ida M.8 Whitney, b. ca. 1875, IL. ii. George H. Whitney, b. ca. 1877, IL.
106 107 Thomas Whitney 50 M - Farmer, &c. $2000 Me. Lydia " 44 F - " Sarah H. " 21 F - Ohio Attended school Rebecca Jane " 16 F - " Attended school Melissa " 14 F - " Attended school Israel B. " 8 M - Ind. Attended school Thomas Marion " 4 M - "
- 1860: not found.
- 1870, Burns, Henry Co., IL:
7 7 Whitney, M. F. 24 M W Farmer $8500 $3500 Ind. Illiterate, Male citizen over 21 -----, J. B. 27 M W " " Illiterate, Male citizen over 21 -----, Lydia 64 F W Keeping House Maine Illiterate
Note: The enumerator seems to have been confused, marking the columns for those who could read and write, instead of those who couldn't.
Jaruel B. WHITNEY 38 Self M M W IN Farmer ME ME Carrie WHITNEY 28 Wife F M W OH Keeping House OH OH Ida M. WHITNEY 5 Dau F S W IL IN OH George H. WHITNEY 3 Son M S W IL IN OH William FEETS 20 Oth M S W PRUSSIA Farm Laborer PRU PRU
- Census records.
- Edith S. Middleton, Marion Thomas Whitney: The Story of His Predecessors & Descendants: Parker, Greely, Tufts (Portland, OR: The author, 1995).