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William Henry Vanderbilt8 MAY 1821 -- 8 DEC 1885avatar
Maria Louisa Kissam24 JUN 1821 -- 6 NOV 1896avatar
Murray Forbes Smith21 JUL 1814 -- 4 MAY 1875avatar
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William Kissam Vanderbilt

Birth12 DEC 1849
 
Org.1877-18833 New York Central and Hudson River Railroad, VPVP
Org.1878-19173 Michigan Central Railroad, directordirector
Org.1879-19093 Detroit and Bay City Railroad, directordirector
Org.1882-18932
 
New York, Chicago and St Louis Railroad, NY, New York City, president and chairman board directorspresident and chairman board directors
Org.1883-18932
 
Lake Shore and Michigan Southern Railway, NY, New York City, chairman board directorschairman board directors
Org.1884-19163 Toledo, Canada Southern and Detroit Railroad, directordirector
Org.1884-19173 Chicago and Northwestern Railway, directordirector
Org.1884-19053 Michigan Midland and Canada Railroad, directordirector
Org.1885-18883 Chicago and Canada Southern Railroad, directordirector
Org.1887-19143 Detroit, Monroe and Toledo Railroad, directordirector
Org.1887-18883 Michigan Air Line Railroad, directordirector
Org.1889-19143 Detroit and Chicago Railroad, directordirector
Org.1890-19143 Northern Central Michigan Railroad, directordirector
Org.1890-19143 Sturgis, Goshen and St Louis Railroad, directordirector
Org.18923 Cincinnati, Wabash and Michigan Railway, directordirector
Org.1892-19173 Cleveland, Cincinnati, Chicago and St Louis Railway, directordirector
Org.1903-19173 Detroit, Toledo and Milwaukee Railroad, directordirector
Org.1911-19143 Kalamazoo and White Pigeon Railroad, directordirector
Org.1913-19143 Cincinnati Northern Railroad, VPVP
Org.1915-19173 New York Central Railroad, directordirector
Death22 JUL 1920
 
Grave
Aged: 70.6 years

Alva Erskine Smith

Birth17 JAN 1853
 
Death26 JAN 1933
 
Grave
 
Aged: 80 years
ChildrenFirst NameBirth DtDeath DtBirth PlaceSpouses
1+

Consuelo 

2 MAR 18776 DEC 1964  NY, New York Co, New York City Charles Richard John Spencer- Churchill, Louis Jacques Balsan 
2+

William Kissam 

2 MAR 18788 JAN 1944  NY, New York Co, New York City Rosamond Lancaster, Virginia Graham Fair 
3

Harold Stirling 

6 JUL 18844 JUL 1970  NY, Suffolk Co, Oakdale Gertrude Lewis Conaway 
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  • Chicago and Northwestern Railway
  • Cleveland, Cincinnati, Chicago and St Louis Railway
  • Detroit, Monroe and Toledo Railroad
  • Lake Shore and Michigan Southern Railway
  • Michigan Central Railroad
  • New York Central Railroad
  • Toledo, Canada Southern and Detroit Railroad
 
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Sources
  1. Wikipedia
  2. Book: Biographical Directory of the Railway Officials of America, 1893;
    Source from: Ray Gurganus
  3. Book: Biographical Directory of Michigan Railway Officials;
    Source from: Ray Gurganus
  4. Website: William Henry Vanderbilt at wikipedia.org;
  5. Website: Rootsweb- Centre Island, NY;
  6. Website: Find A Grave Website;
    Source from: Ray Gurganus
  7. Marriage Sources:
    Website: Alva Belmont at wikipedia.org;
  1. Wikipedia
  2. Findagrave Alva Erskine Smith Belmont
  3. Website: Centre Island, NY;
    Source from: Ray Gurganus
  4. Marriage Sources:
    Website: Alva Belmont at wikipedia.org;
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