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Charles Henry Whitney
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Birth: Jan. 16, 1838
Death: Dec. 25, 1912

b. 16 January 1838, Bridgton, Cumberland Co., ME d. 25 December 1912, Cookeville, Putnam Co., TN, md on the 28th of October 1860, Waupun, WI to Mary Alicia "Alice" (Wirt) Whitney, b. 22 July 1843, Willoughby, OH d. 11 February 1911, Cookeville, TN, d/o Elder Noah Wirt & Frances Fannie Mapes. Col. Charles Henry Whitney, s/o George W. Whitney (1792-1878)& Angelina Phinney. (Church of Christ member. Mason, Knights of Phythias, Postmaster of Cookeville 1907-1910, known as Col. Whitney. Real Estate Contractor). Children: Miss Gertrude Whitney, Mrs. Fred H. (Millie) White, Mrs. John Schneider of Marshall, MN & Mrs. J. T. Snodgrass.

WHITNEY, C. H.: Col. C. H. Whitney died at the home of his son-in-law, Mr. F. H. White, on Christmas day, after a long illness. Mr. Whitney had resided in Cookeville for more than 25 years, and had a wide acquaintance. He served as postmaster for several years, and had been active in political affairs. He was nearly 75 years old, a member of the Masonic and Knights of Pythias fraternities. The funeral will be held at Mr. White's residence at 3 o'clock this afternoon. Burial in the City Cemetery, the rural route carriers acting as pall bearers. [Date 12/26/1912, Vol. X, No. 52, Page 3] 
 
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 Spouse:
  Mary Alicia Wirt Whitney (1843 - 1911)*
 
 Children:
  Millie A Whitney White (1867 - 1961)*
  Gertrude Whitney (1875 - 1943)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Cookeville City Cemetery
Cookeville
Putnam County
Tennessee, USA
 
Maintained by: Cathy
Originally Created by: Larry Moore
Record added: Aug 15, 2010
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Charles Henry Whitney
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Charles Henry Whitney
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Charles Henry Whitney
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