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From: "Marion" <>
Subject: [WHITNEY-L] Who's Who in America, Vol. II, 1943-1950
Date: Wed, 18 Sep 2002 08:47:23 -0700


1. Alexander Fell Whitney, President Brotherhood of Trainmen; born Cedar Falls, Iowa 12 Apr 1873, son of Rev. Joseph Leonard and Martha Wallin (Batcheller) Whitney; married Grace Elizabeth Marshman 7 Sep 1893 (she died 7 Mar 1923) Children: Joseph Lapeton, Everett Alexander, Lydia Marie (Mrs. Richard Olsen); married (2) Dorothy Mae Rowley, 2 Jul 1927. Home: 23012 W. Lake Rd. Bay Village, Ohio. Office 1370 Ontario St. Cleveland,13, Ohio. He died 9 Jul 1949.

2. Alfred Rutgers Whitney; construction engineer; born New York City, N.Y. 16 Jun 1868; son of Alfred R. and Adeline Peers (Nesbitt) Whitney. Unmarried. Home: Morristown, NJ, also NY. He died 7 Oct. 1947.

3 Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney (Mrs. Harry Payne Whitney) sculptor, born New York City, NY, daughter of Cornelius and Alice (Gwynn) Vanderbilt; married Harry Payne Whitney 25 Aug 1896. Home: 5th Avenue, New York City. Died 18 Apr 1942.

4, Henry Howard Whitney, officer, US Army; born Glen Hope, PA, 25 Dec 1866, son of Rev. Walter R. and Eliza (Kegerreis) Whitney; married Ellen Wadsworth, daughter of Henry Whitney Closson, 25 Feb 1897; Children: Julie Elizabeth (deceased) and Henry Wadsworth. died 2 Apr 1949.

5. Marian Parker Whitney, College Professor, born New Haven, CT, Feb 1861, daughter of Professor William Dwight and Elizabeth W. (Baldwin) Whitney. Home: New Haven, CT. died 16 Jun 1946.

6. William Channing Whitney, architect; born Harvard, Massachusetts, 11 Apr 1851, son of Benjamin Franklin and Louisa (Lawrence) Whitney; married Alma C. Walker 6 Oct 1881. Children: Alice Lawrence Kingsbury (Mrs. R.H. Spurway) Elinor Whitney Kingsbury (Mrs S.M. Carver), Richard Walker Kingsbury, Millicent Ames Kingsbury. Died 23 Aug 1945.


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