Family:Whitney, John Heath (1838-1887)
John Heath9 Whitney (John Heath8, Elisha7, Elisha6, Elijah5, Daniel4, John3, John2, John1), son of John Heath8 and Sarah (Skinner) Whitney, was born 24 Feb 1838, Boston, MA, was baptized 12 Oct 1838, Roxbury, MA, and died 19 Sep 1887, Boston, MA, aged 49 years 6 months 25 days, of marasmus.
He married, 5 Jun 1871, Boston, MA, Harriett Adelaide Bates, daughter of John and Mary (French) Bates. She was born 20 Dec 1839, Weymouth, MA, and died after 1900.
He resided Boston, MA, rear of 7 Monument Sq. In 1874 he was a broker living at 35 Waltham St., Boston, MA. In 1879 he was a broker living on Wales St., Boston, MA.
Children of John Heath9 and Harriett A. (Bates) Whitney:
i. Richard10 Whitney, b. 27 Jan 1874, Boston, MA; d. after 1900, then unmarried. ii. Ralph Holyoke Whitney, b. 25 Sep 1876; m. 21 Feb 1905, Boston, MA, Alma E. Reed, b. ca. 1881, Boston, MA, dau. of Samuel B. and Katherine (Burnside) Reed. In 1906 he was in insurance living at 172 Glenway St., Boston, MA. Children: iii. Robert Bates Whitney, b. 11 Apr 1879, Boston, MA; d. 23 Jun 1909, Boston, MA, aged 26 years 4 months 17 days, of septicemia; m. 6 Feb 1907, Boston, MA, Anna M. Davis, b. ca. 1884, Boston, MA, dau. of Charles J. and Ella C. (Parker) Davis.
John H. WHITNEY 42 Self M M W MA MA MA Harriet A. WHITNEY 42 Wife F M W MA MA MA Richard WHITNEY 6 Son M S W MA MA MA Ralph H. WHITNEY 3 Son M S W MA MA MA Robert B. WHITNEY 2M Son M S W MA MA MA Maggie C. LEARY 22 Oth F S W IRELAND IRE IRE
41 41 Whitney, Harriet A. Head W F Dec 1839 60 wid Massachusetts Massachusetts Massachusetts Owns free house -----, Richard Son W M Apr 1874 26 sgl Massachusetts Massachusetts Massachusetts Civil engineer -----, Ralph H. Son W M Sep 1876 23 sgl Massachusetts Massachusetts Massachusetts Civil engineer -----, Robert G. Son W M Apr 1879 21 sgl Massachusetts Massachusetts Massachusetts At school 9 mos. Bates, Mary L. Sis W F May 1831 69 sgl Massachusetts Massachusetts Massachusetts Dilworth, Lena A. Srvt W F Aug 1873 26 sgl Massachusetts Ireland Ireland Servant
5 5 Quigley, Alex Head W M Jul 1867 32 mar 4 Canada Ireland Ireland Porter, Immig. 1895 [32 Lodgers] Whitney, Robert B. Ldgr W M Apr 1879 21 sgl Massachusetts Massachusetts Massachusetts At school [43 more lodgers]
- Census records.
- All data imported from Frederick Clifton Pierce, The Descendants of John Whitney, Who Came from London, England, to Watertown, Massachusetts, in 1635, (Chicago: 1895), p. 592.