Family:Whitney, John (1821-a1881)

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John Whitney (John Johnson, Simon, Thomas, John), son of John Johnson and Sarah (Watkins) Whitney, was born 1821, Great Gidding, Huntingdonshire, was baptized 16 Nov 1823, Great Gidding, Huntingdonshire, and died after 1881.

He married firstly, about 1846, Fletton, Huntingdonshire, Harriett Kelly, daughter of William and Charlotte (-----) Kelly. She was born about 1823, Peterborough, Northamptonshire, and died Apr. 1862, Peterborough, Northamptonshire.

He married secondly, 1 Nov 1862, St. Mary's, Huntingdon, Huntingdonshire, Mary Ann Desborough. She was born about 1830, Water Newton, Huntingdonshire.

Children of John and Harriett (Kelly) Whitney:

i. Sarah Whitney, bapt. 26 Mar 1848, Holme, Huntingdonshire; d. aft. 1881.

Children of John and Mary Ann (Desborough) Whitney:

ii. John W. Whitney, b. ca. 1856, Water Newton, Huntingdonshire; d. aft. 1881.
iii. Mary Ann Whitney, b. ca. 1859, Water Newton, Huntingdonshire; d. aft. 1911.
iv. Emily Amelia Whitney, b. ca. 1861, Water Newton, Huntingdonshire; d. 9 Apr 1951, Horsham, Sussex; m. bef. 1889, Henry John Piggott.
v. Jane Elizabeth Whitney, b. ca. 1866, Water Newton, Huntingdonshire; d. Mar 1920, Caistor, Lincolnshire.
vi. Fanny Whitney, b. ca. 1867, Water Newton, Huntingdonshire; d. 23 Oct 1940, Grimsby, Lincolnshire; m. Jul 1891, Lincolnshire, John Robert Plaskitt.
vii. William Alfred Whitney, b. 20 Oct 1868, Thorney, Cambridgeshire; m. Betsey Ann Spencer.
viii. Rosa Whitney, b. ca. 1873, Watlington, Norfolk; d. aft. 1911; m. Oct 1903, Yorkshire West Riding, William Edward Wilkinson.


  • 1841, Great Gidding, Huntingdonshire, England.
  • 1851, Holme, Huntingdonshire, England.
  • 1871, Watlington, Norfolk, England.
  • 1881, Market Rasen, Lincolnshire, England.


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