Name:   Alfred Vernon Whitney

From:  The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Pennsylvania
Date:  Thursday, December 24, 1959

Alfred Whitney, 77, of Tioga, died at his home Thursday, December 19, 1959.

He was born September 19, 1882 in Greenwood, N.Y., the son of Charles and Josephine Dickinson Whitney, and was a retired farmer, having spent most of his life in this area.

Mr. Whitney was a member of the Methodist church and the Grange of Tioga.

Surviving are his widow, Ida Mattison Whitney; four daughters, Mrs. Marjorie Tomlinson and Miss Dorothy Whitney, both of Mansfield; Mrs. Louise Smith and Mrs. Ruth Smith, both of Horseheads, N.Y.; two sons, Norman of Tioga and Jack of Chemung, N.Y.; 19 grandchildren and 18 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were held Sunday at 2 p.m., the Rev. Albert H. Schott, officiating.  Burial was in Evergreen Cemetery.