Byron Wait Smith

ID # 204, (1863-1933)
FatherJonathon Smith (1830-)
MotherMargaret Buckberrough (1838-1895)
BirthByron Wait Smith was born in May 1863 at Canada. 
MarriageHe married Aetna Gardner on 1 October 1884 at Townsend Township, Norfolk County.

Source: Marriage Reg. 007774-84 Townsend Twp., Norfolk Co.
Byron Smith, 21, bachelor, farmer. born and residing Townsend Twp. Methodist.
Parents Jonathan B. Smith and Margaret Smith
Etna Gardner, 18, spinster, born and residing Townsend. Methodist.
Parents Robert and Ellen Gardner.
Witnesses Ephraim Buckberrough, Boston, and Annie illeg., Tyrrell.
On October 1, 1884, Townsend.
Clergyman Rev. J.E. Russ.
 
DeathHe died on 5 November 1933 at Genesee County at age 70. 
BurialHe was buried at Flushing City Cemetery, Flushing, Genesee County, Michigan. 
NoteByron is at New Haven, Michigan, in the 1900 census. Interestingly, his father Jonathan and youngest brother, Henry W. Smith are with him. Son Fred appears in the 1910 census. Byron and his wife are with their son Fred at Flushing, Michigan, in the 1930 census at Flushing, Michigan. Fred is a file clerk.
Byron and Aetna went to the U.S. in 1892 and his father and brother in 1899. 

Children of Byron Wait Smith and Aetna Gardner

Last Edited21 Sep 2014