Family:Whitney, John (?-1821)

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John Whitney, Gent., parentage unknown, died between 2 Apr and 19 Sep 1821.

He wrote his will 28 Mar 1821 and added a codicil 2 Apr 1821, and it was proved 19 Sep 1821. In his will he mentioned a silver snuff box presented to him by the 71st Regiment. This is perhaps the 71st (Highland) Regiment of Foot.

He resided New Ross, County Wexford, Ireland.

The following are siblings of John Whitney, not his children:

i. Richard Whitney, d. aft. 1821.
ii. Luke Whitney, d. aft. 1821.
iii. Andrew Whitney, d. aft. 1821.
iv. William Whitney, d. aft. 1821. He was listed as being of Templeshol___.
v. Jane Whitney, d. aft. 1821, m. William Dowsley. Ch: William Dowsley, Jr., of New Ross, who served as John Whitney's executor.
vi. Eliza Whitney, d. aft. 1821, m. ----- Lott.
vii. Mary Whitney, d. aft. 1821, m. ----- Horton.


  • Will of John Whitney, Gentleman of New Ross, Wexford

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