Edith (May) Whitney (1854-1899)

Mrs Edith Sybil (May) Randolph, Whitney

Associated Houses

Whitney Mansion

871 Fifth Avenue, Manhattan

The Manse

Old Westbury

She was a first cousin of Hermann Oelrichs whose mother was Julie May. Edith was the former mistress of J.P. Morgan before marrying William C. Whitney. She died falling from her horse while riding to hounds on her estate, The Manse


Contributed by Mark Meredith on 02/10/2018 and last updated on 07/08/2021.