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Sgt. Jacob Whitney

Male 1737 - 1803  (65 years)


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  • Name Jacob Whitney 
    Title Sgt. 
    Born 24 Jul 1737  Roxbury, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Married To 15 Nov 1759  Roxbury, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Rachel Whiting.

    Issue:
    1. Prudence Whitney (1760-____)
    2. Reuben Whitney (1762-____)
    3. Lemuel Whitney (1765-____)
    4. Jabez Whitney (1767-____)
    5. Hannah Whitney (1772-1789)
    6. Moses Whitney (1775-1859) 
    Military Abt 1776  [2
    He servied in the Roxbury Company under Captain Corey during the Revolutionary War. 
    Died 14 Jan 1803  Roxbury, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Person ID I14847  Roy Family Genealogy
    Last Modified 12 Jun 2018 

    Father Jonas Whitney,   b. Abt 1709 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Sarah Perry,   b. 16 Feb 1716, Roxbury, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 8 May 1735  Roxbury, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4
    Family ID F487  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 24 Jul 1737 - Roxbury, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried To - Rachel Whiting. Issue: 1. Prudence Whitney (1760-____) 2. Reuben Whitney (1762-____) 3. Lemuel Whitney (1765-____) 4. Jabez Whitney (1767-____) 5. Hannah Whitney (1772-1789) 6. Moses Whitney (1775-1859) - 15 Nov 1759 - Roxbury, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 14 Jan 1803 - Roxbury, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S974] Systematic History Fund. Vital Records of Roxbury, Massachusetts to the End of the Year 1849 volume 1 - Births , (Salem, Massachusetts: The Essex Institute, 1911).

    2. [S972] Pierce, Frederick Clifton. The Descendants of John Whitney, Who Came From London, England, to Watertown, Massachusetts in 1635 , (Chicago: Press of W. B. Conkey Company, 1895).

    3. [S975] Systematic History Fund. Vital Records of Roxbury, Massachusetts to the End of the Year 1849 volume 2 Marriages and Deaths, (Salem, Massachusetts: The Essex Institute, 1911).

    4. [S976] Whitney, Henry Austin. "The Descendants of John and Elinor Whitney, of Watertown, Mass", (Boston: The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, volume XI-1857).