|Birth: ||Aug. 25, 1824|
Rhode Island, USA
|Death: ||Jan. 9, 1906|
Her son Guy and his family were living in Philadelphia during the 1900 U.S. Census.
In the 1880 U.S. Census, widow Frances Whidden, 55, born R.I., parents born U.S., was living in Calais, Maine, with Laura, 22; May, 16; Sarah, 14; Guy, 12; and Frank, 8, all born in Maine.
In the 1870 U.S. Census, lawyer Charles R. Whidden, 47, born Canada, was living in Ward 2, Calais, Maine, with Fanny, 44, born R.I.; law student Charles R., 21; Alfred R., 19; Florance M., 14; Laura G., 12; Annie M., 9; Mary M.7; Sarah, 4; and Guy C. 2, all born in Maine; domestic servant Martha Omar, 15, born Maine; and domestic servant Sarah Morham, 18, born Canada
Andrew Hunnewell acquired lots 18 and 19 on April 15, 1862 in aLEXANDER from Charles Whidden of Calais. Hugh and Clarissa Griffin had been the previous local owners. (Mainething)
In the 1860 U.S. Census,Charles R. Whidden, 38, born N.B., was living in Ward 3 in Calais, Maine, with Mila F., 35, born R.I., Amy E., 14; Charles R., 11; Albert R., 9; Florance M., 4; and Laura S., 2, all born In Maine.
They lived next to Charles' parents.
In the 1850 U.S. Census, insurance broker Noah Smith Jr. 50, born Mass., was living in Calais, Maine, with student at law Robert W., 21, born R.I.; Walter N., 16, born Maine; sawyer or lawyer Charles R. Whidden, 28, born N.B.; M. Frances, 25, born R.I.; Amy E., 4, born Maine; Charles L., 1, born Maine; and Margaret Kelly, 22, born Ireland.
Charles Rendol Whidden Esq. and Mila Frances Smith, both of Calais, were married on August 19, 1845 in Calais. (Calais Vital Records)
Mr. Whitney married in 1870,to Amy Ellen Whidden, who was born in Calais, Maine, May 22, 1846, a daughter of Hon. Charles R. Whidden, who was born at St. George, New Brunswick, May 22, 1822, the son of General Rendol Whidden.
Her mother was Mila Frances (Smith) Whidden, daughter of Hon. Noah Smith, of Providence, RI, descendant of various founders of Rhode Island. (George Clark Whitney biography)
Noah Smith (1800 - 1868)
Hannah Draper Wheaton Smith (1800 - 1849)
Charles Rendol Whidden (1822 - 1876)
Florence M. Whidden Stowell (1855 - 1923)*
Guy Carlton Whidden (1868 - 1959)*
Mila Frances Smith Whidden (1824 - 1906)
Seth Wheaton Smith (1826 - 1886)*
Created by: SusanE
Record added: Oct 18, 2012
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