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From: "Vera Reeves" <>
Subject: Re: [ARIZARD-L] Smith
Date: Mon, 19 Aug 2002 15:06:45 -0600
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----- Original Message -----
From: "Bernie Moore-Knowles" <>
To: <>
Sent: Monday, August 19, 2002 1:45 PM
Subject: Re: [ARIZARD-L] Smith


> Vera
>
> It looks to me like that Tom Smith was deceased sometime after 1905,
because
> I found this:
>
> Baxter Co., Arkansas Land Records
> SMITH THOMAS J 20 18N 13W 0 1905/08/05
> SMITH THOMAS J 20 18N 13W 160 1905/08/05
> SMITH THOMAS J 20 18N 13W 160 1905/08/05
>
> But, why the children were scattered following his death is a mystery to
me.
> The below 1900 census reveals that he owned his farm, so they were not
> entirely destitute?
>
>
> 13 June 1900 Baxter Co., Arkansas census, Barren Creek Township:
> SMITH, Thomas head W M Apr 1866 34 M/13 MO TN AR farmer
> can read & write Owns free farm
> #114/114 Nancy wife W F Sept 1864 35 M/13 6/5 AR TN TN
> can read & write
> Dollie dau W F May 1886 14 S AR MO AR
> Sherman son W M Sept 1888 12 S AR MO AR
> Louis son W M June 1896 3 S Ind Terr MO AR
> Willie son W M June 1898 2 S Ind Terr MO AR
> Monroe son W M Feb 1899 1 S AR MO AR
>
> Bob Hudson tells me that Lewis was actually born in 1893, so William could
> have had an earlier date for his birth, also. There is a Monroe buried
> right next to Lewis in the Custer-Herron, but the Hudson family there in
> Mountain Home has no knowledge of a Monroe at all. So, he must have died
> very young. But, seems there is a Hattie (wife of Monroe?) buried along
> side Monroe, so it looks to me like he was old enough to marry. Which,
> could have been real young anyway, right?
>
> 13 June 1900 Baxter Co., Arkansas census, Barren Creek Township:
> SMITH, Thomas head W M Apr 1866 34 M/13 MO TN AR farmer
> can read & write Owns free farm
> #114/114 Nancy wife W F Sept 1864 35 M/13 6/5 AR TN TN
> can read & write
> Dollie dau W F May 1886 14 S AR MO AR
> Sherman son W M Sept 1888 12 S AR MO AR
> Louis son W M June 1896 3 S Ind Terr MO AR
> Willie son W M June 1898 2 S Ind Terr MO AR
> Monroe son W M Feb 1899 1 S AR MO AR
>
> Bernie Moore-Knowles
> Phoenix, Arizona
>
> "I have Indian blood in me. I have just enough White blood for you to
> question my honesty." ........Will Rogers
>
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Vera Reeves" <>
> To: <>
> Sent: Monday, August 19, 2002 11:32 AM
> Subject: [ARIZARD-L] Smith
>
>
> > > I could write a book, co-author it with Bob Hudson and you could get
> paid
> > to
> > > be a special contributor to the thing? Would you be interested?
> >
> > No, I'll just stick to doing what I love best, the research.
> > Always did like who-done its and trying to figure out the answers.
> >
> > Lady, I sure hope these are your Smiths.
> > It would seem that Wm Smith was in the right area and then his brother
> Lewis
> > was on the other side of the county. Wish we could find old Tom in one
> place
> > or the other. You still don't think that was him in that one 1900 census
I
> > sent you?
> >
> > Vera
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >
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