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From: "Harold Blevins" <>
Subject: [ARIZARD-L] Re:Nettie Elizabeth (Bettie) Ashley Smith-Lee Anne
Date: Thu, 17 Jul 2003 08:24:05 -0500
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Bettie Smith was the daughter of Judge Thomas Ashley and his wife
Elizabeth, as follows:
1. THOMAS JEFFERSON ASHLEY, JUDGE was born 22 April 1849 in KY, and died 16
April 1929 in Izard County AR (Violet Hill Cemetery). He married MARTHA
"MATTIE" ELIZABETH CARTER. She was born 11 March 1857 in TN, and died 6
September 1924 in Izard County AR (Violet Hill Cemetery).
Child of THOMAS ASHLEY and MARTHA CARTER is:
2. i. NETTIE ELIZABETH "BETTIE" ASHLEY, b. 10 August 1876; d.
22 October 1969, Izard County AR (Violet Hill Cemetery).
Generation No. 2
2. NETTIE ELIZABETH "BETTIE" ASHLEY (THOMAS JEFFERSON ) was born 10 August
1876, and died 22 October 1969 in Izard County AR (Violet Hill Cemetery).
She married JEFFERSON DAVIS SMITH 29 January 1893, son of SAMUEL SMITH and
JANE WALKER. He was born 25 December 1867, and died 31 December 1947 in
Izard County AR (Violet Hill Cemetery).
Children of NETTIE ASHLEY and JEFFERSON SMITH are:
i. CECIL C. SMITH.
ii. MILDRED MAE "MILLIE" SMITH, b. 26 November 1899; m. BUELL
BILLINGSLEY; b. 30 September 1892; d. 22 June 1970, Izard County AR (Violet
iii. OPAL SMITH, b. 15 May 1904.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Lee Anne Center" <>
Sent: Wednesday, July 16, 2003 9:02 PM
Subject: Re: [ARIZARD-L] J. D. and Betty Smith (he 1866-1947) (she
> The reason I asked is that I have a picture of a Betty Smith, but do not
> know how she fits into my family picture. When I was reviewing headstone
> pictures that I took, I saw a headstone for J. D. and Betty to the left
> behind Mildred Billingsley's headstone (as you face it). If the 1971
> Historian is on CD#1, I have it. I'll check.
> It seems like at the time Bernie was asking some questions about the
> nothing rang a bell, so the Betty I have a picture of probably isn't this
> Lee Anne
> Betty BB wrote:
> > J. D. Smith, "Dr. Jeff" was the son of Samuel and Jane Walker Smith. All
> > son's, made DR's. Well
> > I think maybe one didn't.
> > I think you will find a lot of information in the archives, as the
> > had been discussed many times.
> > Also the family history was in the 1971 Izard Co Historial.
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