Family:Whitney, William Henry (1860-1931)
William Henry9 Whitney (Cephas Newhall8, Amos Newhall7, Peter6, Jonas5, Jonas4, Moses3, Richard2, John1), son of Cephas Newhall8 and Cyrena Abigail (Patch) Whitney, was born 2 Jun 1860, Monticello, MN, died 27 Mar 1931, Cuyahoga, OH.
He married, Jun 1890, Trinidad, CO, Emma Melinda Gwin, daughter of James Kennedy Gwin and Mary Anne Whistler. She was born 28 Jul 1866, John's Town, TN, and died 11 Dec 1930, Willoughby, Lake Co., OH.
In 1930 he was a Life Insurance Salesman.
Children of William Henry9 and Emma Melinda (Gwin) Whitney:
i. William Henry10 Whitney, b. 15 Feb 1893, Salt Lake City, UT; d. 21 Jan 1985, Charles Town, WV; m. 10 Jun 1920, Springfield, MO, Lucile Finkel. She was b. 30 Dec 1894, Kidder, MO, and d. 29 Jan 1991, Harper's Ferry, WV. He was a Certified Public Accountant. ii. Marguerite Whitney, b. 9 Mar 1895, Brooklyn, NY; d. 2 Jul 1986, Glendale, CA; m. 7 Mar 1916, Cuyahoga, OH, Wesley Edward Northey, son of Wesley Edward Northey and Charlotte Lavina Moorehead. He was b. 12 Jan 1893, Cleveland, OH, and d. 2 Jan 1967, Willoughby, OH. iii. Emma Lucile Whitney, b. 18 Oct 1898, Boston, MA; d. 3 Sep 2000, Altadena, CA; m. Paul Victor Eslinger, son of Theodore Eslinger and Flora Strock. He was b. 16 Dec 1893, PA, and d. 25 Nov 1966, Laguna Hills, CA. In 1930 she was a junior high teacher in Denver, CO. iv. James Gwin Whitney, b. 2 Feb 1901, Boston, MA; d. 7 Jul 1985, Los Angeles, CA, m. 16 Jun 1934, Cuyahoga, OH, Dorothy Alice Etzensberger, daughter of William Etzensberger and Effie Alice Minthorn. They divorced before 1940. In 1930 he was a sales manager for a refining company.
41 67 Whitney, William H. Head W M Jun 1860 39 mar 10 Minnesota Maine New York Insurance Life Mgr., Rents house -----, Emma S. Wife W F Jul 1866 33 mar 10 3ch 3liv Tennessee -- Pennsylvania -----, William H. Son W M Feb 1893 7 sgl Utah Minnesota Tennessee -----, Margerurite Dau W F Nov 1895 5 sgl New York Minnesota Tennessee -----, Emma S. Dau W F Oct 1898 1 sgl Massachusetts Minnesota Tennessee -----, Lulu Sist W F Jan 1865 35 sgl Iowa Maine New York Brantley, Annie Srvt W F Mar 1872 28 sgl North Carolina North Carolina North Carolina Servant
- 1910: not found.
- 1920: not found.
- 1930, Lakewood, Cuyahoga Co., OH
- 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 477, page 355.
2.^ "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 511, page 332.
Copyright © 2009, 2011, 2014, 2018, Tim Doyle, Carol Ann (Whitney) Kotsenburg, Robert L. Ward, and the Whitney Research Group.
- Missing from 1910 Census
- Missing from 1920 Census
- District of Columbia
- Washington County, District of Columbia
- Washington, Washington County, District of Columbia
- Perry County, Illinois
- Du Quoin, Perry County, Illinois
- Cumberland County, Maine
- Bridgton, Cumberland County, Maine
- Suffolk County, Massachusetts
- Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts
- Dakota County, Minnesota
- Hastings, Dakota County, Minnesota
- Wright County, Minnesota
- Monticello, Wright County, Minnesota
- New York
- Erie County, New York
- Wales, Erie County, New York
- Cuyahoga County, Ohio
- Lake County, Ohio
- Willoughby, Lake County, Ohio