Orison Smith

Timeline created by lindee
In History
  • Birth of Orison Smith

    Son of Abner C. Smith and Sarah Mott, was born in Wood County, Ohio.
  • 1840 Ohio Federal Census

    Portage Township, Wood County, Ohio. Orison age two.
  • 1850 Ohio Federal Census

    Lived with his family on a farm in Montgomery Township, Wood County, Ohio. Age twelve. Attending school.
  • Occupation

    Sailor during the summer months. Shoe making during winter months in Fremont, Ohio. Worked at these for five years before enlisting.
  • Move from Wood County, Ohio to Fremont, Sandusky County, Ohio

    Estimated from Orison's Civil War pension file.
  • Occupation

    Sailor during the summer months. Shoe making during winter months in Fremont, Ohio. Worked at these for five years before enlisting.
  • Occupation

    Sailor during the summer months. Shoe making during winter months in Fremont, Ohio. Worked at these for five years before enlisting.
  • Occupation

    Sailor during the summer months. Shoe making during winter months in Fremont, Ohio. Worked at these for five years before enlisting.
  • Occupation

    Sailor during the summer months. Shoe making during winter months in Fremont, Ohio. Worked at these for five years before enlisting.
  • Joined for duty and enrolled the Civil War

    Joined and enrolled in Sandusky Township, Ohio for a period of three years.
  • Enlisted in Civil War

    at Toledo, Ohio
  • Mustered in to service

    Camp Toledo, Toledo, Ohio. Private, Company. G 111 Regiment Ohio Infantry. 5' 8 1/2 ", light colored hair, blue eyes.
  • Absent Without Leave

  • Deserted

    Deserted between Crabtree and Bowling Green, Kentucky. Another bookmark says the desertion was Lebanon, Kentucky
  • Admitted to hospital in Knoxville, Tennessee

  • Returned to active duty

  • Home on Sick Furlough

    Fremont, Ohio
  • Sick in Hospital

    at Camp Dennison, Ohio.
    Was at Camp Dennison May through September.
  • Sick in hospital

    Was in hospital from September, 1864 through April, 1865.
    Miamiville, Ohio
  • Mustered out of Civil War

    Cairo, Illinois
    Bookmark lists July 27, 1865 at Salisbury, North Carolina.
  • Lived in Williams County, Ohio

  • Intent to Marry

    Intent to Marry
    Orison signed an Intent to Marry in Sandusky County, Ohio
  • Marriage

    Marriage
    Orison Smith married Drusilla Knapp in Fremont, Sandusky County, Ohio. John B. Hineline JP officiated
  • Birth of son, George W. Smith

    Ohio
  • Living in Fremont, Ohio

    From 1867-1882
  • Birth of daughter, Hannah May Smith

    Ohio
  • Birth of son, Charles Walter Smith

    Sandusky County, Ohio
  • 1870 Ohio Federal Census

    Living in Fremont, Sandusky Township, Sandusky County, Ohio. Employed as a laborer.
  • Birth of daughter, Eleanor "Ella"Smith

    Ohio
  • Birth of daughter, Harriet "Hattie" Smith

    Ohio
  • Death of Father, Abner C. Smith

    Fremont, Ohio
  • Birth of daughter Isabelle "Belle" Smith

    Fremont, Sandusky County, Ohio
  • Birth of son, John Wesley Smith

    Ohio
  • Birth of son, William F. Smith

    Ohio
  • 1880 Ohio Federal Census

    Living in Sandusky Township, Sandusky County, Ohio. Employed as a laborer.
  • Birth of son Ezra Smith

    Bradner,Ohio
  • Death of son, Ezra Smith

    Bradner, Ohio
  • Moved to Bradner, Wood County, Ohio

  • Birth of son Orison (Oria) Smith

    Bradner, Ohio
  • Marriage of daughter, Hannah May Smith

    Married to Sylvester Leroy Heckart.
  • Marriage of daughter, Eleanor "Ella" Smith

    Married Albert William Webb, by Stephen A. Angus JP, Wood County, Ohio. Wood County Marriage Records, page 395.
  • 1890 Veterans Schedules

    1890 Veterans Schedules
    Residence in Montgomery County, Wood County, Ohio
  • Marriage of daughter, Harriet "Hattie" Jane Smith

    Married William Silas Heckart. Wood County Marriage Records, Return 4885 , page 303. Milan Packard, minister.
  • Marriage of son, Charles Walter Smith

    Married to Florence Rebecca Diehl. Seneca County by Daniel Dildine JP
  • Marriage of daughter, Isabelle "Belle" Smith

    Married Quincy LeRue Hiser. Bradner, Wood County, Ohio
  • Marriage of son, John Wesley Smith

    Married Matilda "Tillie" Catherine Myerholts, Wood County, Ohio.
  • 1900 Ohio Federal Census

    Residence in Bradner Village, Montgomery Township, Wood County, Ohio. Owns his home free of mortgage.
  • Marriage of son, William F. Smith

    Married Mary Emma Bihn, Wood County, Ohio
  • Marriage of son, Orison "Oria" Smith

    Married to Maude Brandon, Bradner, Wood County, Ohio
  • Death of daughter, Hannah May Smith Heckart

    Died at age thirty six, Luckey, Wood County, Ohio of pneumonia. Buried at Bradner Cemetery, Bradner, Wood County, Ohio.
  • Death of daughter in law, Matilda Myerholts Smith

    Seneca County, Ohio
  • The Farm Journal Rural Directory of Wood County Ohio, Wilmer Atkinson Company, Publisher, Philadelphia, PA, 1916, page 199.

    The Farm Journal Rural Directory of Wood County Ohio, Wilmer Atkinson Company, Publisher, Philadelphia, PA, 1916, page 199.
    Orison Smith (Drusilla) 5 children, shoe repairman, Owns, House & Lot, Railroad Street, Bradner, Montgomery.
  • Second marriage of son, John Wesley Smith

    Lottie May Bogan Conner, Sandusky County, Ohio
  • Death of Orison Smith

    Death of Orison Smith
    Orison died at age seventy nine at his home in Bradner, Wood County, Ohio from valvular heart disease.
  • Burial of Orison Smith

    Burial of Orison Smith
    Buried in Chestnut Ridge Cemetery, Bradner, Wood County, Ohio