Delvee Family Association
The Descendants of Peter and Lucy (Town) Delva meeting together since 1886
First Name:  Last Name: 
[Advanced Search]  [Surnames]
Lawrence Delvey Whitney

Lawrence Delvey Whitney

Male 1922 - 2007  (85 years)

Personal Information    |    Sources    |    Event Map    |    All    |    PDF

  • Name Lawrence Delvey Whitney 
    Born 30 Mar 1922  Northfield, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Birth Record of Lawrence D. Whitney
    Birth Record of Lawrence D. Whitney
    Gender Male 
    Census 1930  Northfield, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Census 1940  Northfield, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Military 1942  [5
    He entered the U.S. Army in 1942, serving until 1945 during World War II. 
    Residence 2007  Northfield, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    History According to his obituary, "Early in life he worked for Greenfield Tap & Die and was a farmer. He started Whitney Trucking Inc. in 1957, when he first began trucking milk. The business progressed to include dump trucks, then long distance tractor-trailers. Mr. Whitney enjoyed riding and working his horses."  [5
    Died 12 Oct 2007  Greenfield, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 5, 7
    Agency: Poet Seat Healthcare  
    Buried Northfield Farms Cemetery, Northfield, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Gravestone of Lawrence and Mildred (Bush) Whitney
    Gravestone of Lawrence and Mildred (Bush) Whitney

    God reaches down in tender love,
    And lends his peace from there above.
    When I go and prepare a place for you,
    I will come again and will take you myself
    that where I am you may be also
    Person ID I141  Delvee Family | Clan of Jonathan, Tribe of Samuel
    Last Modified 25 Dec 2015 

    Father Ernest Clifton Whitney,   b. 16 Apr 1884, Dover, Windham County, Vermont Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Nov 1966, Northfield, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Ethel May Field,   b. 03 May 1885, Winchester, Cheshire County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 May 1961, Northfield, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married Aug 1905 
    Family ID F68  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mildred F. Bush 
    Children 
     1. Jack Whitney
     2. Daniel Whitney
     3. Laurie Whitney
    Documents
    Certificate of Marriage between Mildred Bush and Lawrence Whitney
    Certificate of Marriage between Mildred Bush and Lawrence Whitney
    Last Modified 25 Dec 2015 
    Family ID F2877  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 30 Mar 1922 - Northfield, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - He was recorded, age 7, while living with his parents. - 1930 - Northfield, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - He was recorded, age 18, while living with his parents. His occupation was listed as a laborer. - 1940 - Northfield, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 2007 - Northfield, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Agency: Poet Seat Healthcare - 12 Oct 2007 - Greenfield, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Northfield Farms Cemetery, Northfield, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Earth 
    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Sources 
    1. [S509] 1930 U.S. Federal Census - Massachusetts, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2002).

    2. [S800] Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011).

    3. [S83] Social Security Death Benefit Records (SSDI), (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2011).

    4. [S800] Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011).
      Birth Record of Lawrence D. Whitney

    5. [S981] Obituary of Lawrence D. Whitney, (Keene, New Hampshire: Sentinal Source 16 October 2007).

    6. [S806] 1940 U.S. Federal Census - Massachusetts, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2012).

    7. [S572] Find a Grave web site, (Provo, Utah: Find A Grave, Inc.).
      Find A Grave Memorial# 124117129