Herschell Porter Smith1,2,3

ID# 14683, (1862 - 1934)
FatherAlexander Hannibal Smith2 (1836 - 30 Jul 1903)
MotherRebecca Shobe2 (1840 - 1895)

Key Events:

Birth: 30 May 1862, Smith Grove, Kentucky4,5,6
Marriage: 30 May 1887, Christian Co., Kentucky, Corinne Acklin Tuck (17 Aug 1869 - 8 Jan 1952)7,8,9
Death: 11 Mar 1934, Jefferson Co., Kentucky2
Burial: 13 Mar 1934, Cave Hill Cemetery, Louisville, Kentucky2
ChartsDescendants of Dr. Davis Green Tuck
Descendants of David Dutt/Toot

Copyright Notice

Narrative:

     Herschell Porter Smith was born on 30 May 1862 in Smith Grove, Kentucky.4,5,6 He appeared on the 1870 Federal Census of Smiths Grove, Warren Co., Kentucky, in the household of his parents, Alexander Hannibal Smith and Rebecca Shobe.10 He appeared on the 1880 Federal Census of Smiths Grove, Warren Co., Kentucky, in the household of his parents.11
     Herschell married Corinne Acklin Tuck, daughter of Henry Davis Tuck and Elizabeth John Smith, on 30 May 1887 in Christian Co., Kentucky.7,8,9
     Herschell and Corinne Acklin Tuck appeared on the 1900 Federal Census of Louisville, Jefferson Co., Kentucky, at 1616½ W. Walnut St., enumerated 1 Jun 1900, reporting that they were renting their home. Their children Lois, Landon, Corinne and Herschell were listed as living with them.12
     Herschell and Corinne appeared on the 1910 Federal Census of Louisville, Jefferson Co., Kentucky, at 1139 Floyd St., enumerated 27 Apr 1910, reporting that they owned their home. Their children Lois, Landon, Corinne and Herschell were listed as living with them.13
     Herschell and Corinne appeared on the 1920 Federal Census of Louisville, Jefferson Co., Kentucky, at 1246 Brooks St., enumerated 3 Jan 1920, reporting that they were renting their home. Their children Lois and Landon were listed as living with them.14
     Herschell and Corinne appeared on the 1930 Federal Census of Jefferson Co., Kentucky, in the household of their son Landon and his wife Edna.15
     He was a dealer in leaf tobacco.16,17,18
     Herschell died on 11 Mar 1934 in Jefferson Co., Kentucky, at age 71.2 He was buried on 13 Mar 1934 in Cave Hill Cemetery, Louisville, Kentucky.2

Children:
     Children with Corinne Acklin Tuck:

  • Lois Tuck Smith19,12,13 (1 Mar 1890 - 17 Mar 1978)
  • Landon Davis Smith19,12,13 (30 Apr 1891 - 22 Dec 1955)
  • Corinne Elizabeth Smith19,12,13 (Sep 1893 - )
  • Herschell J. Smith19,12,13 (Feb 1900 - )

Citations

  1. [S2061] Macon, John and Edward Tuck of Halifax County, pg 61, shows name as Herschel Porter Smith.
  2. [S4037] Herschell P. Smith, Certificate of Death.
  3. [S4047] Alexander H. Smith household, 1870 U.S. Census, Warren Co., Kentucky, shows name as Herschal F. Smith.
  4. [S4037] Herschell P. Smith, Certificate of Death, shows date, age 71 yrs, 9 mo, 11 days at death 11 Mar 1934, town, and state.
  5. [S4035] Herschel P. Smith household, 1900 U.S. Census, Jefferson Co., Kentucky, shows month, year, age 38, and state.
  6. [S4047] Alexander H. Smith household, 1870 U.S. Census, Warren Co., Kentucky, shows age 8 and state.
  7. [S893] "Kentucky Marriages, 1851-1900," Ancestry.com, record for H. P. Smith and Connie A. Tuck, shows date, county, and state.
  8. [S4035] Herschel P. Smith household, 1900 U.S. Census, Jefferson Co., Kentucky, shows married 13 years.
  9. [S4038] Herschell P. Smith household, 1910 U.S. Census, Jefferson Co., Kentucky, shows married 23 years.
  10. [S4047] Alexander H. Smith household, 1870 U.S. Census, Warren Co., Kentucky.
  11. [S4045] A. H. Smith household, 1880 U.S. Census, Warren Co., Kentucky.
  12. [S4035] Herschel P. Smith household, 1900 U.S. Census, Jefferson Co., Kentucky.
  13. [S4038] Herschell P. Smith household, 1910 U.S. Census, Jefferson Co., Kentucky.
  14. [S4039] Herschell Smith household, 1920 U.S. Census, Jefferson Co., Kentucky.
  15. [S4040] Landon D. Smith household, 1930 U.S. Census, Jefferson Co., Kentucky.
  16. [S4035] Herschel P. Smith household, 1900 U.S. Census, Jefferson Co., Kentucky, shows occupation as dealer, leaf tobacco.
  17. [S4038] Herschell P. Smith household, 1910 U.S. Census, Jefferson Co., Kentucky, shows occupation as tobacco merchant.
  18. [S4039] Herschell Smith household, 1920 U.S. Census, Jefferson Co., Kentucky, shows occupation as merchant, industry as tobacco co., and that he was working for wages.
  19. [S2061] Macon, John and Edward Tuck of Halifax County, pg 61.