WHITNEY, Gorham H. B.

WHITNEY, Gorham H. B.

Male 1845 - 1888  (43 years)

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  • Name WHITNEY, Gorham H. B.  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
    Born 1 Jun 1845  Richmond, Sagadahoc, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 5, 6, 7, 8
    Buried Oct 1888  Mattapan, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Mt. Hope Cemetery, 355 Walk Hill Street, 617.635.7361
      Cotton Cemetery
    Died 23 Oct 1888  Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 9, 10
    Cause: fractured skull due to fall down elevator shaft 
    • at age 48 yrs 4 mos 23 days from injuries  sustained during a fall
    GHW 1888 Gorham H B Whitney death register.jpg
    GHW 1888 Gorham H B Whitney death register.jpg
    Notes 
    • (Medical):He died at age 48 yrs 4 mos 23 days from injuries sustained during a fall down an elevator shaft from the third story of the Boston Storage Warehouse on Western Avenue. He was brought to the City Hospital where he died one day later with a fractured skull.

    Father Living 
    Mother Living 

    Spouse ROGERS, Henrietta Marie,   b. 18 Nov 1847, Georgetown, Sagadahoc, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jul 1916, Friendship, Knox, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Children 
     1. Living
     2. WHITNEY, Mary E.,   b. 1869, , , Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. WHITNEY, Ada F.,   b. Abt 1872, , , Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. WHITNEY, Henrietta G.,   b. Abt 1876, , , Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    +5. WHITNEY, Gorham Horatio,   b. 30 Mar 1881, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Dec 1948, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1 Jun 1845 - Richmond, Sagadahoc, Maine, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - WHITNEY, Mary E. - 1869 - , , Maine, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - WHITNEY, Ada F. - Abt 1872 - , , Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - WHITNEY, Henrietta G. - Abt 1876 - , , Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - WHITNEY, Gorham Horatio - 30 Mar 1881 - Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Oct 1888 - Mattapan, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: fractured skull due to fall down elevator shaft - 23 Oct 1888 - Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Headstones
    GHW 1888 Gorham H B Whitney gravestone view A
    GHW 1888 Gorham H B Whitney gravestone view A
    Cotton Cemetery (Photo credit: IHRP & Family, Findagrave.com)
    GHW 1888 Gorham H B Whitney gravestone view B
    GHW 1888 Gorham H B Whitney gravestone view B
    Cotton Cemetery (Photo credit: IHRP & Family, Findagrave.com)

    Vital Records
    GHW 1881 Gorham H Whitney birth register.jpg
    GHW 1881 Gorham H Whitney birth register.jpg
    GHW 1888 Gorham H B Whitney death register.jpg
    GHW 1888 Gorham H B Whitney death register.jpg

  • Sources 
    1. [S275] Massachusetts - Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988 on Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.), Gorham H. Whitney (Reliability: 3).
      Massachusetts, Town Records, 1620-1988
      Massachusetts, Town Records, 1620-1988


    2. [S276] U.S. Civil War Soldier Records and Profiles on Ancestry.com, Historical Data Systems, comp., (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2009.).

    3. [S80] 1870 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2009. Images reproduced by FamilySearch.), Year: 1870; Census Place: Boston Ward 14, Suffolk, Massachu setts; Roll: M593_; Page: ; Image: . (Reliability: 3).
      GHW 1870 US Census Gorham H B Whitney household
      GHW 1870 US Census Gorham H B Whitney household
      Year: 1870; Census Place: Boston Ward 14, Suffolk, Massachusetts; Roll: M593_; Page: ; Image: .


    4. [S56] Ancestry Family Trees - Public, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2006.), Ancestry Family Trees (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S277] 1860 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2009. Images reproduced by FamilySearch.), Year: 1860; Census Place: Richmond, Sagadahoc, Maine; Roll : ; Page: 528; Image: 526. (Reliability: 3).
      GHW 1860 US Census Levi Whitney household
      GHW 1860 US Census Levi Whitney household
      Year: 1860; Census Place: Richmond, Sagadahoc, Maine; Roll: ; Page: 528; Image: 526.


    6. [S278] U.S. Find A Grave Index, 1778-Current on Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2012.).

    7. [S87] 1880 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2010. 1880 U.S. Census Index provided by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Copyright 1999 Intellectual Reserve, Inc. All rights reserved. All use is subject to the limited use license and other terms and conditions applicable to this site.), Year: 1880; Census Place: Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts; R oll: 560; Family History Film: 1254560; Page: 311C; Enumera tion District: 758; Image: 0402. (Reliability: 3).
      GHW 1880 US Census Gorham HB Whitney household
      GHW 1880 US Census Gorham HB Whitney household
      Year: 1880; Census Place: Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts; Roll: 560; Family History Film: 1254560; Page: 311C; Enumeration District: 758; Image: 0402.


    8. [S280] Maine - Birth Records, 1621-1922 on Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com, (Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010.Original data - Maine Birth Records, 1621-1922. Augusta, Maine: Maine State Archives.Original data: Maine Birth Records, 1621-1922. Augusta, Maine: Maine State Archives.;).
      GHW Gorham H B Whitney birth record
      GHW Gorham H B Whitney birth record


    9. [S275] Massachusetts - Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988 on Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.).
      GHW 1888 Gorham HB Whitney death register
      GHW 1888 Gorham HB Whitney death register


    10. [S78] U.S. City Directories, 1821-1989 on Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.).
      GHW 1888 Gorham HB Whitney Boston city directory
      GHW 1888 Gorham HB Whitney Boston city directory