Family:Whitney, Reuel Elmore (1856-1881)

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Reuel Elmore8 Whitney (Lemuel7, Laban6, Elias5, Elias4, Jonathan3, Benjamin2, John1), son of Lemuel7 and Fannie (Darling) Whitney, was born 5 Oct 1856, Milford, MA,[1] and died 7 Aug 1881, Bellingham, MA, aged 24 years 10 months 2 days, of tuberculosis.[2]

He married, 5 May 1878, Woonsocket, RI, Minnie Burt, daughter of John C. and Matilda (West) Burt.[3] She was born about 1862, Cambridge, MA. She married secondly, 7 Feb 1882, Port Huron, MI, Asa Brown Graves, born about 1857, St. Clair Co., MI, died 26 Mar 1899, Jackson, MI, son of George and Malina (Staples) Graves. She may have died soon, because he married secondly, 28 Jul 1886, Jackson, MI, Hattie A. Gibson.

Children of Reuel Elmore8 and Minnie (Burt) Whitney:

i. Mabel Estella9 Whitney, b. ca. May 1879, Woonsocket, RI; d. 4 Aug 1881, Bellingham, MA, aged 2 years 3 months, of teething and diarrhea.[4]

Census

Ruel Elmore WHITNEY 23 Self M M W MA Clerk In Post Office MA RI Minnie Burt WHITNEY 18 Wife F M W MA Keeping House RI CAN Mabel Estella WHITNEY 1 Dau F S W RI MA MA

References

  • Census records.

1.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 98, page 258.

2.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 329, page 231.

3.^  Rhode Island Marriages, 1724-1916, at FamilySearch.org.

4.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 329, page 231.


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