Jonathan Whitney

Male 1680 - 1753  (73 years)


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  • Name Jonathan Whitney  [1, 2, 3
    Born 1680  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died Jan 1753  Milford, Mass. Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I950  Bishir Family
    Last Modified 16 Jul 2020 

    Father Benjamin Whitney,   b. 6 Jun 1643, Watertown, Mass. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1723, Sherburne, Mass. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Mother Jane,   d. 14 Nov 1690, Sherborn, Mass. Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married York, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F519  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Susanna Whitney,   b. 1681 
    Married 1700  [1
    Children 
     1. Susanna Whitney,   b. 20 Jan 1701/02
    +2. II Jonathan Whitney,   b. 17 Oct 1704,   d. 1755  (Age 50 years)
     3. Keziah Whitney,   b. 11 Jul 1706,   d. 29 Jun 1791  (Age 84 years)
     4. Dorothy Whitney,   b. 28 Aug 1708
     5. Mary Whitney,   b. 28 May 1710,   d. 9 Jul 1788  (Age 78 years)
     6. Lydia Whitney,   b. 3 Mar 1711/12
     7. Jesse Whitney,   b. 8 Feb 1712/13,   d. Bef 1754  (Age < 40 years)
     8. Hannah Whitney,   b. 11 Feb 1713/14,   d. Bef 1754  (Age < 39 years)
     9. Elias Whitney,   b. 14 Nov 1716, Holliston, Mass. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jul 1810  (Age 93 years)
     10. Mehitable Whitney,   b. 27 Dec 1719,   d. Bef 1768  (Age < 48 years)
     11. George Whitney,   b. 12 Aug 1721,   d. 1752  (Age 30 years)
    Last Modified 16 Jul 2020 
    Family ID F509  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Living in Sherborn, Mass., Jonathan was part of a movement to create the town of Holiston, wherein he resided. He was selectman for Holliston in 1724-28, 1732, and 1736-37. He also owned meadow lands in what is now Milford. He had a homestead
      on Chestnut Brook, at the edge of Medway.

  • Sources 
    1. [S364] Whitney: The Descendants of John Whitney who came from London, England to Watertown, Mass. in 1635, Frederick Clifton Pierce, (EF#29, SN#31, 26 Feb 1977).

    2. [S666] American Ancestry: Giving the Name and Descent in the Male Line of Americans whose Ancestors Settled in the United States Previous to the Declaration, (EF#47, SN#53, 7 Mar 1977).

    3. [S668] Some of the Descendants of John & Elinor Whitney, William L. Whitney, (EF#41, SN#46, 3 Mar 1977).