Lemuel Whitney, Deacon

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Lemuel Whitney, Deacon

Birthdate: (71)
Birthplace: Spencer, Massachusetts, United States
Death: February 18, 1813 (71)
Springfield, Windsor, Vermont
Immediate Family:

Son of Joshua Whitney and Mehitable Whitney
Husband of Thankful Balcom
Father of Cyrus Whitney; Benjamin Whitney; John Whitney; Lemuel Whitney, II; Sally Whitney and 2 others
Brother of Phineas Whitney; Joshua Whitney; John Whitney; Molly Upham; Mehitable Newton and 5 others

Managed by: Judith "Judi" Elaine (McKee) Burns
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About Lemuel Whitney, Deacon

A Patriot of the American Revolution for MASSACHUSETTS with the rank of Private.  

DAR Ancestor # A125191

Family:Whitney, Lemuel (1743-1813) From WRG Jump to: navigation, search Dea. Lemuel6 Whitney (Joshua5, Nathaniel4, Nathaniel3, John2, John1), son of Joshua5 and Mehitable (Wilson) Whitney,[1] was born 5 Jan 1742, Spencer, MA,[2] and died 1 or 18 Feb 1813, Springfield, VT, of epidemic pneumonia.

He married in 1769, Thankful Griffith, daughter of Jesse and Sarah (Russell) Griffith. She was born 19 Jan 1745/6, Plymouth, MA, and died 24 Feb 1818, Springfield, VT.


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Lemuel Whitney, Deacon's Timeline

January 5, 1742
Spencer, Massachusetts, United States
September 23, 1770
Age 28
Spencer, Worcester, Massachusetts
July 20, 1772
Age 30
Springfield, Windsor, Vermont
October 20, 1774
Age 32
Spencer, MA
January 3, 1779
Age 36
September 29, 1780
Age 38
February 21, 1786
Age 44
Springfield, Windsor County, Vermont, United States
July 3, 1788
Age 46
Springfield, Windsor, Vermont
February 18, 1813
Age 71
Springfield, Windsor, Vermont