Kernochan, Whitney

Kernochan, Whitney

Male 1884 - 1969  (84 years)

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  • Name Kernochan, Whitney  [1, 2
    Born 29 Dec 1884  Manhattan, New York City, New York County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Gender Male 
    Died 16 Apr 1969  Sarasota, Sarasota County, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Buried Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, New York City, Kings County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I68697  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  [4, 5
    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 Gaynor, Helen,   b. 1894, Brooklyn, New York City, Kings County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Nov 1951, Hempstead, Nassau County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years) 
    Married 21 Jan 1921  Manhattan, New York City, New York County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Last Modified 6 Oct 2021 
    Family ID F27382  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 29 Dec 1884 - Manhattan, New York City, New York County, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 21 Jan 1921 - Manhattan, New York City, New York County, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 16 Apr 1969 - Sarasota, Sarasota County, Florida, 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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  • 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:

      . . .

      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):

      . . .

      1210 Whitney.

      Transcribed by Ted Smith

    3. [S543] Find A Grave (www.findagrave.com) (Reliability: 2), 6 Oct 2021.
      Memorial ID 109891564
      https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/109891564

      Whitney Kernochan
      Birth 29 Dec 1884
      New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA
      Death 16 Apr 1969 (aged 84)
      Sarasota, Sarasota County, Florida, USA
      Burial
      Green-Wood Cemetery
      Brooklyn, Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA
      Plot 9, 98

      Enlisted, September 27, 1907, in Troop 1, Squadron A Cavalry, New York City. Discharged from Squadron A Cavalry, September 27, 1915.

      Reenlisted, June 25, 1916, in Troop A, Squadron A Cavalry, New York City. He mustered-in with Troop A, Squadron A Cavalry, for service on the Mexican border, June 30, 1916. Squadron A returned from border service, December 23, 1916, and mustered-out, December 28, 1916, New York City.

      He brother Frederic and cousin Walton O. Kernochan also served in Squadron A. He cousin Stephen Suydam Whitney served with him in Troop A, on the Mexican border.

      World War 1, commissioned, 1st Lieutenant, May 11, 1917, and assigned as Battalion Adjutant, 15th NY Infantry Regiment. He deployed to France with the 15th NY Infantry, December 27, 1917, docking at Brest, France. In March of 1917 the Regiment was designated the 369th Infantry Regiment. He served and saw combat with the 369th Infantry till December 8, 1918 when he was transferred to the Provost Marshall General department, AEF, serving in France & Italy, in the Army of Occupation. Discharged from the service, June 2, 1919.

      Researched by Ted Smith

      Researched by Ted Smith

    4. [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

    5. [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

    6. [S1619] Newspapers.com (Reliability: 3), 6 Oct 2021.
      Brooklyn Life (Brooklyn, New York), 15 Jan 1921, Page 10

      The Kernochan-Bedford Wedding in Manhattan

      The marriage of Mrs. Helen Gaynor Bedford, daughter of Mrs. William J. Gaynor and the late Mayor Gaynor, and Mr. Whitney Kernochan, son of Mr. and Mrs. J. Frederick Kernochan of 862 Park Avenue, took place Friday afternoon, January seventh, at the home of Mr. and Mrs. James Creelman, 131 East Sixty-sixth Street The ceremony was performed by the Rev. William L. Sullivan in the presence of relatives and intimate friends. The bride who was unattended, wore a gown of pale gray satin trimmed with fur and a black lace hat. Her corsage was of lavender orchids. The bridegroom's brother, Chief Justice Frederic Kernochan, acted as best man. Mr. and Mrs. Kernochan will make their home in Westbury, L. I.

      Transcribed by Ted Smith


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