Kernochan, Mary Stuart Whitney

Kernochan, Mary Stuart Whitney

Female 1880 - 1967  (87 years)

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  • Name Kernochan, Mary Stuart Whitney  [1, 2
    Born 2 Jun 1880  New York City, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 5
    • Grave marker says b. 2 Jun 1880
    Gender Female 
    Died 11 Nov 1967  [5
    Buried Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, New York City, Kings County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Person ID I68696  Sackett | Descendants of Rev. John Moore, Descendants of Simon Sackett the Colonist, Descendants of Thomas Sacket the Elder
    Last Modified 11 Oct 2021 

    Father Kernochan, Joseph Frederic,   b. 8 Dec 1842, Manhattan, New York City, New York County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Aug 1929, Manhattan, New York City, New York County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Mother Whitney, Mary Stuart,   b. 27 May 1849, Morristown, Morris County, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Aug 1922, Bernardsville, Somerset, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Married 15 Apr 1869  New York City, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 7
    Children 5 children 
     1. Kernochan, Eweretta,   b. 14 Mar 1870, Manhattan, New York City, New York County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 May 1954  (Age 84 years)
     2. Kernochan, William,   b. 16 Jun 1873,   d. 19 Aug 1875  (Age 2 years)
    +3. Kernochan, Frederic,   b. 12 Aug 1876, Newport, Newport County, Rhode Island, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Jan 1937, Tuxedo Park, Orange County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)
     4. Kernochan, Mary Stuart Whitney,   b. 2 Jun 1880, New York City, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Nov 1967  (Age 87 years)
     5. Kernochan, Whitney,   b. 29 Dec 1884, Manhattan, New York City, New York County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Apr 1969, Sarasota, Sarasota County, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
     
    Family ID F27375  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Smith, Courtland,   b. 7 Mar 1884, Manhattan, New York City, New York County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Aug 1970, Pojoaque, Santa Fe County, New Mexico, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Married 8 Feb 1929  Manhattan, New York City, New York County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9
    Last Modified 6 Oct 2021 
    Family ID F27406  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 2 Jun 1880 - New York City, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 8 Feb 1929 - Manhattan, New York City, New York County, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, New York City, Kings County, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend Address Cemetery Street/Feature Village/Neighborhood/Community Township/Parish City County/Shire State/Province Country Region Not Set

  • Sources 
    1. [S2663] McVickar Family Tree from 1700 to 1906, Edward McVickar & William Constable Breed, (Rootsweb) (Reliability: 1), 27 Sep 2021.
      80. (sic) Mary Stuart Whitney, m. April 15, 1869, Frederic Kernochan, b. ____

      Had issue:

      . . .

      162. Mary Stuart Whitney Kernochan, b. June 22, 1880.

      163. Whitney Kernochan, b Dec. 29, 1884.

      Researched by Ted Smith

    2. [S2662] The Duyckinck and allied families : being a record of the descendants of Evert Duyckink who settled in New Amsterdam, now New York, in 1638, Whitehead Cornell Duyckinck & John Cornell, (Tobias A. Wright), 84-85 (Reliability: 2), 10 Oct 2021.
      892 Mary Stuart9 Whitney, of Mary,8 Eweretta,7 Ann,6 Ann,5 Belitje,4 Anna,3 Belitje,2 Evert,1 m. April 15, 1869, Joseph Frederick Kernochan. Children (Kernochan):

      . . .

      1209 Mary S. W.

      . . .

      Transcribed by Ted Smith

    3. [S780] United States Passport Applications, 1795-1925, (FamilySearch.org) (Reliability: 3), 6 Oct 2021.
      Name: Mary Stuart Kernochan
      Age: 43
      Birth Date: 2 Jun 1880
      Birth Place: New York
      Residence Place: New York, New York
      Passport Issue Date: 15 Jun 1923
      Father: Joseph Ledina Kernochan
      Has Photo: Yes
      Certificate Number: 310016

    4. [S879] Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 6 Oct 2021.
      Name: Mart Stuart Smith [Mart Stuart Kernochan]
      Gender: Female
      Birth Date: 2 Jun 1880
      Birth Place: New York City, New York [New York Cit]
      Father:
      Joseph F Kernochan
      Mother:
      Mary S Whitney
      SSN: 085383563
      Notes: Jun 1963: Name listed as MART STUART SMITH

      Researched by Ted Smith

    5. [S543] Find A Grave (www.findagrave.com) (Reliability: 2), 6 Oct 2021.
      Memorial ID 57678235
      https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/27183872

      Mary Stuart Smith
      Birth 2 Jun 1880
      Death 11 Nov 1967 (aged 87)
      Burial
      Green-Wood Cemetery
      Brooklyn, Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA
      Plot Lot 9, Section 98

      [Image of grave marker indicates she is the wife of Courtland Smith and daughter of Frederick and Mary Stuart Kernochan.]

      Researched by Ted Smith

    6. [S543] Find A Grave (www.findagrave.com) (Reliability: 2), 6 Oct 2021.
      Memorial ID 109891558
      https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/109891558

      Joseph Frederic Kernochan
      Birth 8 Dec 1842
      New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA
      Death 17 Aug 1929 (aged 86)
      Manhattan, New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA
      Burial
      Green-Wood Cemetery
      Brooklyn, Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA
      Plot 9, 98

      A Yale Man

      Joseph Frederic Kernochan, B.A. 1863.
      Born December 8, 1842, in New York City.
      Died August 17, 1929, in New York City.

      Father, Joseph Kernochan, a dry goods merchant; born in Scotland and came to America in 1790; son of William and Esther Kernochan.

      Mother, Margaret (Seymour) Kernochan; daughter of William Seymour. Nephew: Edward L. Kernochan, '91.

      Prepared for college at the school of Aaron N. Skinner in New Haven and by private tutors, Addison VanName, '58, and Cyrus Northrop, '57. Third prize in English composition Sophomore year; dissertation appointment Junior year; first dispute appointment Senior year; member Alpha Sigma Phi, Delta Kappa Epsilon, Skull and Bones, and Phi Beta Kappa. LL.B Columbia 1865; admitted to the bar of the Supreme Court of New York County in May, 1865; then traveled abroad for a year and a half; in law office of Abraham R. Lawrence in New York City 1867-69; in partnership with his brother, Francis E. Kernochan, '61, under firm name of F. E. & J. F* Kernochan in New York 1869-1873; had since practiced independently, making a specialty of testamentary law.

      President of Arminius Chemical Company 1898-1918; director of Lawyers' Title Company and of the Stephen Whitney Estate Company 1909-1929; president of New York Free Circulating Library (now absorbed by New York Public Library) 1893-1901; charter member of Association of the Bar of the City of New York 1869; warden of All Saints Memorial Church, Navesink, N. J , 18 84-1904; member of vestry of Grace Episcopal Church, New York City, since 1887 and senior warden since 1905; secretary of Class of 1863 since 1923 and also Class agent for the Alumni Fund.

      Married April 15, 1869, in New York City, Mary Stuart, daughter of William and Mary Stuart (McVickar) Whitney.

      Children Eweretta; William (died in childhood); Frederic, '98; Mary Stuart Whitney (Mrs. Courtland Smith); and Whitney, '07

      Mrs. Kernochan died August 11, 1922. Death due to a stroke of paralysis. Buried in Greenwood Cemetery, Brooklyn Survived by two sons, two daughters, and two grandchildren.

      Researched by Ted Smith

    7. [S2662] The Duyckinck and allied families : being a record of the descendants of Evert Duyckink who settled in New Amsterdam, now New York, in 1638, Whitehead Cornell Duyckinck & John Cornell, (Tobias A. Wright), 61, 84-85 (Reliability: 2), 10 Oct 2021.
      473 Mary Stuart8 McVickar, of Eweretta,7 Ann,6 Ann,5 Belitje,4 Anna,3 Belitje,2 Evert,1 b. Jan. 6, 1817; m. Nov. 8, 1843, William Whitney. Children (Whitney):

      . . .

      892 Mary Stuart, b. May 27, 1849; m. April 15, 1869, Joseph Frederick Kernochan.

      . . .

      892 Mary Stuart9 Whitney, of Mary,8 Eweretta,7 Ann,6 Ann,5 Belitje,4 Anna,3 Belitje,2 Evert,1 m. April 15, 1869, Joseph Frederick Kernochan. Children (Kernochan):

      1207 Eweretta.

      1208 Frederick.

      1209 Mary S. W.

      1210 Whitney.



      Transcribed by Ted Smith

    8. [S1619] Newspapers.com (Reliability: 3), 6 Oct 2021.
      Times Union (Brooklyn, New York), 8 Feb 1929, Page 29

      Miss Kernochan Bride of Courtland Smith

      Miss Mary S. Kernochan, younger daughter of J. Frederic Kernochan of 907 Fifth ave., and Courtland Smith were married this afternoon st the home of Miss Kernochan by the Rev. Dr. John Lovejoy Elliott in the presence of a few relatives and intimate friends.

      This will come as a surprise to their friends, as no public announcement was made of their engagement. The bride-elect la the sister of Miss Eweretta Kernochan and of Chief Justice Frederic Kernochan of the Court of Special Sessions.

      Mr. Smith is a son of Orlando J. Smith. His marriage to the former Miss Elinor Cary ended in a divorce on January 16 in Sonora, Mexico. He has two children. Miss Evelyn Smith, a student at Foxcroft School, and Orlando J. Smith, who is at St. Mark's School.

      Transcribed by Ted Smith

    9. [S1853] New York, New York, U.S., Extracted Marriage Index, 1866-1937, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 6 Oct 2021.
      Name: Mary S Kernochan
      Gender: Female
      Marriage Date: 8 Feb 1929
      Marriage Place: Manhattan, New York, USA
      Spouse: Courtland Smith
      Certificate Number: 3500

      Researched by Ted Smith


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