Family:Whitney, Stanton Martine (1837-a1870)

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Stanton Martine8 Whitney (Darling Brush7, John6, Darling5, Daniel4, Richard3, John2, Henry1), son of Darling Brush7 and Harriet North (Vail) Whitney, was born 22 Feb 1837, Dix Hills, Huntington, L.I., NY, and died between 1870 and 1880.

He enlisted in 1862, at La Crosse, WI, where he then lived, in the 24th Regiment of Wisconsin Infantry; took part in the battles of Murfreesborough, Chattanooga, Missionary Ridge, and Chickamauga; was with Gen. Sherman from Chattanooga to Atlanta; was in the Division of Gen. Thomas, in his retreat from Atlanta, to Nashville; and at the end of his three years' service, was honorably discharged, and returned to Winona, MN, where he still lived in 1868.

He married, 8 Feb 1870, Winona, MN, Selena Nowlan. She was born about 1851, Canada, and died after 1880.

Children of Stanton Martine8 and Selena (Nowlan) Whitney:

i. Stanton9 Whitney, b. ca. 1871, MN.
ii. Hattie Whitney, b. ca. 1875, MN.


643 457 Whitney, Stanton 30 M W R.R. Yard Waster New York Married Feb, Male citizen over 21 -----, Selina 19 F W Keeps house Canada Married Feb, Parents foreign born

Selena WHITNEY 27 Self F W W CAN Housekeeper CAN CAN Stanton WHITNEY 9 Son M S W MN NY CAN Hattie WHITNEY 5 Dau F S W MN NY CAN


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