Col. David Whitney was born 1682 in Groton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts to Joshua Whitney (1635-1719) and Abigail Tarbell (1650-1725) and died 1 November 1769 in Canaan, Litchfield County, Connecticut of unspecified causes. He married Elizabeth Warren (1693-1767) 20 January 1712 in Plainfield, Windham County, Connecticut. He married Prudence Merrill (1700-1793) 28 July 1767 in West Hartford, Litchfield County, Connecticut. Notable ancestors include William I of England (1027-1087), Charlemagne (747-814), Hugh Capet (c940-996), Alfred the Great (849-899), Henry II of England (1133-1189). Ancestors are from the United Kingdom, France, Germany, England, Russia, Ukraine, Belgium, the Netherlands, Spain, Italy, Portugal, Hungary, Ireland, Turkey, the Byzantine Empire, Sweden, Belarus, Switzerland, Canaan.


Offspring of Col. David Whitney and Elizabeth Warren (1693-1767)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Esther Whitney (1714-1752)
David Whitney (1716-1791) 16 September 1716 Plainfield, Windham County, Connecticut, United States 1791 Poultney, Rutland County, Vermont, United States Mary Gunn (1720-1764)

Elizabeth Whitney (1720-1769)
Jacob Whitney (1723-1738)
Tarbell Whitney (1725-1790)
Mary Whitney (1727-1729)
Josiah Whitney (1731-1824)
Solomon Whitney (1733-1772)


Offspring of Joshua Whitney and Mary Buckmaster (1637-1671)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Sarah Whitney (1668-1759) 3 March 1668 Chelmsford, Middlesex County, Massachusetts 4 October 1759 Plainfield, Windham County, Connecticut Jacob Warren (1668-1727)

Offspring of Joshua Whitney and Abigail Tarbell (1650-1725)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Abigail Whitney (1673-1702)
Alice Whitney (1673-1717)
Mary Whitney (1675-1749)
William Whitney (1677-1754)
Eleanor Whitney (1679-1730) January 1679 Plainfield, Windham County, Connecticut 21 December 1730 Plainfield, Windham County, Connecticut Samuel Shepherd (1673-1724)

Cornelius Whitney (1680-1760)
David Whitney (1682-1769) 1682 Groton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts 1 November 1769 Canaan, Litchfield County, Connecticut Elizabeth Warren (1693-1767)
Prudence Merrill (1700-1793)

Martha Whitney (1687-1763)
Elizabeth Whitney (1689-1750)


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