1842 - 1908 (66 years)
||Smith, Orlando Jay [1, 2] |
||14 Jun 1842
||Terre Haute, Vigo County, Indiana, USA 
||20 Dec 1908
||Manhattan, New York City, New York County, New York, USA 
||Sleepy Hollow Cemetery, Sleepy Hollow, Westchester, New York, USA 
||6 Oct 2021 |
||Berry, Evelyn Virginia, b. 30 Jan 1861, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA , d. 28 Jun 1944 (Age 83 years) |
| ||1. Smith, Courtland, b. 7 Mar 1884, Manhattan, New York City, New York County, New York, USA , d. 9 Aug 1970, Pojoaque, Santa Fe County, New Mexico, USA (Age 86 years)|
||6 Oct 2021 |
||Group Sheet | Family Chart
|Born - 14 Jun 1842 - Terre Haute, Vigo County, Indiana, USA
|Child - Smith, Courtland - 7 Mar 1884 - Manhattan, New York City, New York County, New York, USA
|Died - 20 Dec 1908 - Manhattan, New York City, New York County, New York, USA
- [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
- [S543] Find A Grave (www.findagrave.com) (Reliability: 2), 6 Oct 2021.
Memorial ID 8879793
Orlando Jay Smith
Birth 14 Jun 1842
Terre Haute, Vigo County, Indiana, USA
Death 20 Dec 1908 (aged 66)
New York, New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA
Sleepy Hollow Cemetery
Sleepy Hollow, Westchester County, New York, USA
Journalist. He served during the Civil War in the 6th Indiana Volunteer Cavalry, rising to the rank of Major. He founded the American Press Association in 1882, and directed its growth to the largest newspaper syndicate during the early 20th century. He authored a number of books, including "Eternalism: A Theory of Infinite Justice," and "Balance: The Fundamental Verity."
Researched by Ted Smith