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George Warde Smith
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Birth: Mar. 23, 1887
Columbus
Franklin County
Ohio, USA
Death: Feb. 28, 1919

George Warde Smith was born in Columbus, Ohio on March 23, 1887 and died on February 28, 1919. According to his military record he died on board the SS Rochambeau. Coincidentally his death date is listed as the same day the shipped docked in New York City and he died of influenza. Presumably it was the same influenza that claimed the lives of so many in the outbreak during the war. He enlisted in 1916 and was still in the military when he died.
He was the biological father of Helen Elizabeth Mowerson, Find a Grave # 33794651, who was born on July 4, 1909 and adopted by the Mowerson family in 1910.
He married Gabrielle Jean de Lattaignant on October 1, 1915 in New York City. She was born in France,or perhaps Belgium,
(in some reords).
His father was Charles W. Smith, born in New Jersey and whose birthdate is unknown, but who died sometime before 1894 when his widow remarried.
George is buried with his mother Jessie M. Pettit 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Jessie Mandana Farnsworth Pettit (1866 - 1927)
 
 Spouse:
  Gabrielle Jean deLattaignant Masterson (1889 - 1940)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Written on the memorial bench:
Sergeant George W. Smith
 
Burial:
Woodlawn Cemetery
Bronx
Bronx County
New York, USA
Plot: lot 14616, section 298, Butternut section, grave #1
 
Maintained by: SvanBen
Originally Created by: LMJ
Record added: Apr 26, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 51634260
George Warde Smith
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George Warde Smith
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- Sandra
 Added: Jun. 23, 2014

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 Added: May. 1, 2014
Thinking of you on your birthday.So many years, so much time.....From your grand daughter.
- Sandra
 Added: Mar. 23, 2013
 
 
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