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Elizabeth Taylor Whitney
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Birth: Jul. 27, 1808
Lincolnshire, England
Death: Apr. 6, 1875
Butteville
Marion County
Oregon, USA

Wife of William Whitney. Both "Pioneers of 1847"
Inscription: "Aged 66yr,8mo,10ds"

Her obit published in the Morning Oregonian on Friday, 8 Apr 1875.
At Butteville, on Tuesday morning, April 5, 1875, Mrs. Elizabeth Whitney, wife of William Whitney, aged 66 years, 8 months, and 10 days.
The deceased was born in Lincolnshire, England, July 26, 1808; married Sept. 3, 1827; emigrated to the United States in 1830; lived in New Jersey two years, then moved to Pennsylvania; lived there two years; from Pennsylvania removed to Indiana; remained there twelve years, and removed to Missouri in the fall of 1846; and in the spring of 1847 emigrated to Oregon, where they bought a farm, and having worked honestly and faithfully to raising and supporting a large family of nine children, to which they gave all a farm. They are also the grandparents of 35 children. Their last residence was in the town of Butteville, where they have a neat little property and living at their ease. She leaves a large circle of friends and relatives to mourn her loss.

 
 
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 Spouse:
  William Whitney (1808 - 1878)
 
 Children:
  Robert Whitney (1834 - 1906)*
  James Whitney (1838 - 1923)*
  Elizabeth Whitney Hovenden (1841 - 1926)*
  Sarah Whitney Pendleton (1842 - 1922)*
  Rheuamah Whitney Feller (1845 - 1892)*
  Alice Whitney Hubbard (1845 - 1925)*
  William Whitney (1850 - 1887)*
  Rebecca Edith Whitney Randall (1854 - 1915)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Butteville Cemetery
Butteville
Marion County
Oregon, USA
 
Created by: Susan Kelly
Record added: Oct 23, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 16301814
Elizabeth <i>Taylor</i> Whitney
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Elizabeth <i>Taylor</i> Whitney
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Elizabeth <i>Taylor</i> Whitney
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 Added: Jan. 12, 2011
 
 
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