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Eli Whitney, Sr.

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Watertown, Middlesex County, Province of Massachusetts, (Present USA)
Death: Died in Westborough, Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States
Place of Burial: Westborough, Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Nathaniel Whitney, III and Mary Whitney
Husband of Elizabeth Whitney (Fay) and Judith Whitney (Morse)
Father of Eli Whitney, Jr.; Elizabeth Fay Whitney; Benjamin Whitney and Josiah Whitney

Occupation: Prosperous farmer
Managed by: Private User
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About Eli Whitney, Sr.

From the Find A Grave page for Eli Whitney Sr.:

http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GSln=Whitney&GSfn=Eli&GSiman=1&GSbyrel=all&GSdyrel=all&GSob=d&GRid=35616719&df=all&

Birth: May 3, 1740 - Watertown, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA

Death: Aug. 25, 1807 - Westborough, Worcester County, Massachusetts, USA

Parents: Nathaniel III & Mary Child Whitney

Son, Eli Jr, invented the Cotton Gin.


Family links:

Spouse:

  • Elizabeth Fay Whitney (1740 - 1777)

Children:

  • Eli Whitney (1765 - 1825)

Burial: Memorial Cemetery, Westborough, Worcester County, Massachusetts, USA


Created by: Joanne

  • Record added: Apr 07, 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial# 35616719

-------------------- This is Eli Whitney, of the cotton gin. http://wiki.whitneygen.org/wrg/index.php/Family:Whitney%2C_Eli_%281765-1825%29 also http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eli_Whitney

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Eli Whitney, Sr.'s Timeline

1740
May 3, 1740
Watertown, Middlesex County, Province of Massachusetts, (Present USA)
May 3, 1740
Westboro, Worcester, Massachusetts
1765
February 7, 1765
Age 24
Westborough, Worcester County, Province of Massachusetts, (Present USA)
December 8, 1765
Age 25
Westborough, Worcester County, Massachusetts Bay Colony, (present USA)
1767
April 16, 1767
Age 26
Westboro, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States
1768
September 13, 1768
Age 28
Westborough, Worcester, MA
1770
March 31, 1770
Age 29
Westborough, Worcester, MA
1779
July 15, 1779
Age 39
Sutton, Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States
1807
August 25, 1807
Age 67
Westborough, Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States
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Westborough, Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States