Family:Whitney, Mellen Goram (1857-1942)

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Mellen Goram8 Whitney (Joel7, Amos6, Jonathan5, Samuel4, John3, Benjamin2, John1), son of Joel7 and Parthena (Smith) Whitney, was born 14 Oct 1857, Moscow, ME, and died 27 Apr 1942, prob. Bingham, ME.

He married firstly, before 1891, Carrie A. Stewart. She was born 24 Nov 1864, Almira, ME, and died 16 Mar 1899, prob. Bingham, ME.

He married secondly, 3 Nov 1902, Waterville, ME, Clara A. Emerton, daughter of Jacob and Susan (Graves) Emerton. She was born 20 Mar 1854, and died 21 Nov 1936.

Mellen resided in Moscow and Bingham, ME. Mellen and both of his wives are buried in the Bingham Village Cemetery in Bingham, ME.

Children of Mellen Goram8 and Carrie A. (Stewart) Whitney:

i. Raymond Lee9 Whitney, b. 30 Mar 1891, Moscow, ME;[1] m. Carrie E. Simmons.
ii. Joel Whitney, b. 1 Sep 1892, ME; d. 11 Jun 1956; buried in Bingham Village Cemetery, Bingham, ME.
iii. Bernard A. Whitney, b. Oct 1893, ME.
iv. Curran S. Whitney, b. Oct 1895, ME; d. 1928; buried in Bingham Village Cemetery, Bingham, ME.

Census

10 11 Whitney, Melton Head W M Oct 1857 42 wid Maine Maine Maine Day laborer, Rents house -----, Raymond L. Son W M Mar 1891 9 sgl Maine Maine Maine At school -----, Joel Son W M Sep 1892 7 sgl Maine Maine Maine At school -----, Bernard A. Son W M Oct 1893 6 sgl Maine Maine Maine At school -----, Cunan S. Son W M Oct 1895 4 sgl Maine Maine Maine Huff, Edith E. Hskp W F May 1876 25 mar 8 Maine Maine Maine Housekeeper -----, Isaiah Brdr W M Oct 1869 31 mar 8 Maine Maine Maine Day laborer -----, Leon J. Brdr W M Feb 1893 7 sgl Maine Maine Maine -----, Lester I. Brdr W M Jan 1897 3 sgl Maine Maine Maine

References

  • 1921 Bingham, Maine Town Clerk's Report
  • Census records.

1.^  "30 March 1891, [born] Raymond Lee Whitney, son of Mellen G. Whitney (born Moscow) and Carrie A. Stewart (born Almira, Maine)," according to Moscow, Maine, Vital Records.


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