Master Surname Index







Eli Whitney

Ancestry of
Eli Whitney

Inventor of the Cotton Gin


    Elizabeth Fay

    View famous kin of Elizabeth Fay

    • 2nd Generation — Mother of Eli Whitney
    • Ahnentafel No:
    • Birth Date:
    • 9 Dec 1740 
    • Birth Location:
    • Westborough, Worcester, Massachusetts 
    • Christening Date:
    •  
    • Christening Location:
    •  
    • Death Date:
    • 18 Aug 1777 
    • Death Location:
    • Westborough, Worcester, Massachusetts 
    • Burial Date:
    •  
    • Burial Location:
    • Memorial Cemetery, Westborough, Worcester, Massachusetts 
    • Marriage Date:
    • 7 Feb 1765 
    • Marriage Location:
    • Westborough, Worcester, Massachusetts 

Scroll down to see sources.

  • Sources for Elizabeth Fay

    • 2 Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 (Online Datebase) , New England Historic Genealogical Society (2001-2008) , Westborough Births, Vol. 1, Page 106, Birth record for son Eli Whitney.
    • 3 Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 (Online Datebase) , New England Historic Genealogical Society (2001-2008) , Westborough Deaths, Vol. 1, Page 257, Death record for Elizabeth Whitney.
    • 4 Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 (Online Datebase) , New England Historic Genealogical Society (2001-2008) , Westborough Births, Vol. 1 Page 39, Birth record for Elizabeth Fay.
    • 5 Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 (Online Datebase) , New England Historic Genealogical Society (2001-2008) , Westborough Marriages, Vol. 1, Page 148, Marriage record for Eli Whitney and Elizabeth Fay.
    • 6 Johnson, George Henry , One Branch of the Fay Family Tree: An Account of the Ancestors and Descendants of William an d Elizabeth Fay , Columbus, Ohio: The Champlin Press (1913) , 28-29.
    • 7 Whitney, Henry Austin , A Brief Account of the Descendants of John and Elinor Whitney of Watertown, Mass. , Boston: Henry W. Dutton and Son, Printers (1857) , 15, Google Books (Digital Library).