Family:Whitney, Milton W. (1839-1900)
Milton W.8 Whitney (Asa Watrous7, Milton6, Asa5, Joshua4, William3, Joshua2, John1), son of Asa Watrous7 and Mary Ann (Wightman) Whitney, was born 18 Aug 1839, Pittsfield, OH, and died 1 Oct 1900, Susanville, Lassen Co., CA, aged 74 years.
He married first, 4 Dec 1862, Oberlin, OH, Susan L. Ware, daughter of Manning and Mary I. (-----) Ware. She was born 2 Aug 1841, [probably Castleton,] VT, and died 8 Oct 1916, San Francisco, CA. They were divorced before 1897.
He married second, 29 Aug 1897, Lassen Co., CA, Nellie B. Hoagland, daughter of Henry L. and Louisa (Shaw) Hoagland. She was born Mar 1877, CA. She married secondly, William Wiseman, of Westwood, CA.
He is a carpenter and blacksmith; resided Alta, CA.
Children of Milton W.8 and Susan L. (Ware) Whitney:
i. Francis L.9 Whitney, b. 19 Dec 1868, OH; m. Edward Smith; resided 1935 Geary St., San Francisco, CA. ii. Harriett N. Whitney, b. 2 Mar 1871, Amherst, OH; unmarried; school teacher; resided 425 Pine St., Spokane, WA; "Hattie N." m. 5 Jun 1895, Gloucester, MA, Herman M. Walen, b. ca. 1867, Gloucester, MA, son of Michael and Anne E. (Langsford) Walen. iii. Charles M. Whitney, b. 20 Jan 1873, OH; m. Myrtle N. Brooks; resided 1935 Geary St., San Francisco, CA. iv. Agnes E. Whitney, b. 16 Dec 1874, OH; m. Howard Black; resided 1935 Geary St., San Francisco, CA.
Children of Milton W.8 and Nellie B. (Hoagland) Whitney:
v. Walla Andrew Whitney, b. 13 Dec 1898, CA; d. after 12 Sep 1918, when he registered for the draft, of Westwood, CA. vi. (child) Whitney, d. bef. 1900.
471 505 Whitney, Milton 30 M W Blacksmith Ohio [sic] Susan 29 F W Keeping house Vt. Male citizen over 21 [sic] Krankie 1 F W Ohio Fred 16 M W Works in Q. "
Milton WHITNEY 40 Self M M W OH Blacksmith MA OH Susan WHITNEY 38 Wife F M W VT Housekeeping NY VT Frances WHITNEY 11 Dau F S W OH Attends School OH VT Harriet WHITN4EY 9 Dau F S W OH Attends School OH VT Charles WHITNEY 7 Son M S W OH Attends School OH VT Agnes WHITNEY 5 Dau F S W OH Attends School OH VT James HUNTER 40 Oth M S W SCOTLAND Works In Quarry SCOTLAND SCOTLAND Sam'l BAWLER 37 Oth M S W SCOTLAND Works In Quarry SCOTLAND SCOTLAND John MCCALL 60 Oth M S W SCOTLAND Works In Quarry SCOTLAND SCOTLAND
67 67 Whitney, Milton W. Head W M Aug 1839 60 mar 3 Ohio Massachusetts Massachusetts -----, Nellie B. Wife W F Mar 1877 23 mar 3 2ch 1liv California Iowa Iowa -----, Andrew W. Son S M Dec 1898 1 sgl California Ohio California
- 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. 576.
1.^ "Milton W. Whitney", died 1 Oct 1900, Susanville, Lassen Co., CA, aged 74 years. http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~cabf1905/Lassen/LassenCo-t-z.htm.
2.^ California, County Marriages, 1850-1952, FamilySearch.org.
3.^ "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 451, page 345.
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- Lassen County, California
- Placer County, California
- Alta, Placer County, California
- San Francisco County, California
- San Francisco, San Francisco County, California
- Essex County, Massachusetts
- Gloucester, Essex County, Massachusetts
- Lorain County, Ohio
- Pittsfield, Lorain County, Ohio
- Spokane County, Washington
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