Family:Whitney, Zadok (1837-1869)

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Zadok8 Whitney (Jeremiah7, Jeremiah6, Hezekiah5, Hezekiah4, Joseph3, John2, Henry1), son of Jeremiah7 and Catharine (Palmer) Whitney, was born 10 Aug 1837, Barre, NY, and died 20 Nov 1869, Breedsville, MI, or Columbia, MI.

He married, before Jun 1863, Julia Wood, daughter of Lewis and Polly (-----) Wood, of Holley, NY. She was born about 1839, NY, and died after 1873.

He was an iron-founder; settled at Breedsville, MI, where he was proprietor of a furnace.

He was listed on the Civil War Draft Registration lists for June 1863, as Zadock Whitney, 25, white, married, joiner, of Murray, Orleans Co., NY.

Children of Zadok8 and Julia (Wood) Whitney, possibly incomplete:

i. Lewis William9 Whitney, b. May 1865; d. 1923; bur. Holy Cross Cemetery, Holley, NY;[1] m. 9 Apr 1890, Murray, NY, Catherine Nelligan.
ii. Marsella Whitney, b. 17 Feb 1868, Van Buren Co., MI; not with mother in 1870.


Cyadoc Whitney Columbia, Van Buren Co. 32 M W M New York Nov Foundry proprietor Typhoid fever Neither

149 153 Wood, Polly 62 F W Keeping house $1000 $100 Vermont -----, Edwin J. 34 M W Farmer New York Male citizen over 21 Whitney, Julia* 31 F W Does housework $1000 $100 New York Wood, Francis 21 M W Works on farm New York Male citizen over 21 -----, Helen 26 F W Does housework New York -----, William 23 M W Clergyman New York Male citizen over 21 Dobson, William H. 42 M W Farmer $1800 $200 Virginia Male citizen over 21 -----, Martha 32 F W Keepng house Indiana -----, Charles H. 13 M W Works on farm Indiana Attended school -----, A. Lincoln 9 M W Indiana Attended school -----, Minnie 5 F W Illinois * Overwritten: could be Justina or Gustavia.--RLW

Nelson HATCH 58 Self M M W CT Farmer CT CT Ellen HATCH 52 Wife F M W NY Keeping House NY NY Sarah A. HATCH 27 Dau F S W NY Dress Maker CT NY Ida S. HATCH 22 Dau F S W NY CT NY Jennie S. HATCH 21 Dau F S W NY CT NY Kate M. HATCH 16 Dau F S W NY Laborer CT NY Lewis J. WHITNEY 16 Othe M S W NY Laborer NY NY


  • Census records.

1.^  Find A Grave memorial #110919789, Lewis William Whitney.

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