Jan. 20, 1816 Ocean Grove Monmouth County New Jersey, USA
Mar., 1915 Ocean Grove Monmouth County New Jersey, USA
Harriette (Smith) Kidder was the daughter of Abel and Betsy (Adams) Smith. She was the 2nd wife of Rev. Dr. Daniel Parish Kidder. They were married April 16, 1842. She was a teacher and principal at Worthington Female Seminary in Ohio. She raised 5 children - 3 of her own and two of Cynthias (his 1st wife). He was a minister in the Genesee Conference/New Jersey Conference/Newark Conference and Rock River Conference of the Methodist Episcopal Church.
New York City Marriages, 1600s-1800s Name: Daniel P. Kidder Spouse Name: Harrietta Smith Marriage Date: 16 April 1842 Marriage Place: New York City Marriage ID: 2220314091 Source: The New York Genealogiacal and Biographical Record (quarterly) 1932, selected extracts
Rutgers University Libraries Manuscripts: A Guide Kidder, Harriette Smith, 1816-1915 Papers, 1836-1902 2 v. Diary, 1844-1859, 1871-1874 and 1891-1902 (with occasional entries from intervening years), and an autograph album, 1836-1838
Publication Harrison Victoria G., "Little matters and a great mission, the life and diary of Harriette Smith Kidder," Journal of the Rutgers University Libraries, XLVI (1984): 58-66 In Daniel P. Kidder Papers