Newel Kimball Whitney

1795-02-03/05 - 23 Sep 1850
Newel Kimball Whitney (1795-1850) was born 3 Feb. 1795 in Marlborough, Hartford Co., Vermont. He was the son of Samuel Whitney and Susanna Kimball. He married Elizabeth Ann Smith on 20 Oct. 1822. He was baptized in 1830. He served with Wilford Woodruff in Nauvoo, Hancock Co., Illinois as a Bishop, as a Seventy, and as an alderman. He died 23 Sep. 1850 in Great Salt Lake City, Great Salt Lake Co., Utah Territory.

Newel Kimball Whitney (KWVM-M24), “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (, accessed 8 Feb. 2022). Newel Kimball Whitney, Wilford Woodruff Papers (, accessed 9 Feb. 2022). Newel Kimball Whitney, The Joseph Smith Papers (, accessed 17 Jan. 2022). "Vermont Vital Records, 1760-1954," database with images, FamilySearch (, accessed 22 Feb. 2022); Newel Whitney, 3 Feb. 1795, Marlboro Twp., Windham, Vermont; citing Vermont, Secretary of State, “General index to vital records of Vermont, early to 1870,” image 805/3721; DGS 4705401.