William A. Bower1

b. 24 April 1856, d. 22 September 1935
Father(?) Bower2
     William A. Bower was born on 24 April 1856.1 He was the son of (?) Bower.2 He married Mary Etta Smith, daughter of Stephen Decatur Smith and Elizabeth Irwin, circa 1885.1,3 He died on 22 September 1935 at age 79.1

Family

Mary Etta Smith b. 27 Sep 1861, d. 9 Jul 1942
Children

Citations

  1. [S48] Mrs. Harold V. Linn, compiler, Daniel Smith, Pioneers Settler of Rockland Township, Venango County, Pennsylvania, His Ancestry, His Descendants, and a Brief Sketch of Related Famlies (n.p.: n.pub., 1961), pp. 130-131. Hereinafter cited as Daniel Smith Book.
  2. [S8] Obituary of C. D. Bower, The Oil City Derrick, Oil City, PA, 18 June 1931, Oil City Library, Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as The Derrick.
  3. [S152] 1900 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Venango Co., Franklin, W. A. Bower household, National Archives.

Agnes E. Bower1

b. 7 January 1887
FatherWilliam A. Bower1 b. 24 Apr 1856, d. 22 Sep 1935
MotherMary Etta Smith1 b. 27 Sep 1861, d. 9 Jul 1942
     Agnes E. Bower was born on 7 January 1887 in Venango County, Pennsylvania.1 She was the daughter of William A. Bower and Mary Etta Smith.1 She married Floyd A. Beatty, son of Levi M. Beatty and Clara Allison.1
     Agnes E. Beatty and Floyd A. Beatty lived in Bartlesville, Oklahoma.

Family

Floyd A. Beatty b. 5 Feb 1887
Children

Citations

  1. [S48] Mrs. Harold V. Linn, compiler, Daniel Smith, Pioneers Settler of Rockland Township, Venango County, Pennsylvania, His Ancestry, His Descendants, and a Brief Sketch of Related Famlies (n.p.: n.pub., 1961), pp. 130-131. Hereinafter cited as Daniel Smith Book.

Floyd A. Beatty1

b. 5 February 1887
FatherLevi M. Beatty1 b. 6 May 1849, d. 22 Mar 1938
MotherClara Allison1 b. Jul 1851, d. 1947
     Floyd A. Beatty was born on 5 February 1887 in Venango County, Pennsylvania.2,1 He was the son of Levi M. Beatty and Clara Allison.1 He married Agnes E. Bower, daughter of William A. Bower and Mary Etta Smith.2
     Floyd A. Beatty and Agnes E. Beatty lived in Bartlesville, Oklahoma.

Family

Agnes E. Bower b. 7 Jan 1887
Children

Citations

  1. [S385] 1900 U.S. Census, Indiana, Huntington Co., Salamonie Tp., Lee M. Beatty household, National Archives, (Lee M. Beatty, May 1849, PA/PA/PA, md23y, foreman, oil lease; Clara A., Jul 1851, PA/PA/PA, 6child/3lvg; Edith Luella, Jul 1882, IA/PA/PA, dau; Bertha Belle, Apr 1884, IA/PA/PA; Floyd A., Feb 1887, IA/PA/PA).
  2. [S48] Mrs. Harold V. Linn, compiler, Daniel Smith, Pioneers Settler of Rockland Township, Venango County, Pennsylvania, His Ancestry, His Descendants, and a Brief Sketch of Related Famlies (n.p.: n.pub., 1961), pp. 130-131. Hereinafter cited as Daniel Smith Book.

Mildred Beatty1

FatherFloyd A. Beatty1 b. 5 Feb 1887
MotherAgnes E. Bower1 b. 7 Jan 1887
     Mildred Beatty is the daughter of Floyd A. Beatty and Agnes E. Bower.1 She married Don E. Wilkie.1

Citations

  1. [S48] Mrs. Harold V. Linn, compiler, Daniel Smith, Pioneers Settler of Rockland Township, Venango County, Pennsylvania, His Ancestry, His Descendants, and a Brief Sketch of Related Famlies (n.p.: n.pub., 1961), pp. 130-131. Hereinafter cited as Daniel Smith Book.

Don E. Wilkie1

     Don E. Wilkie married Mildred Beatty, daughter of Floyd A. Beatty and Agnes E. Bower.1

Citations

  1. [S48] Mrs. Harold V. Linn, compiler, Daniel Smith, Pioneers Settler of Rockland Township, Venango County, Pennsylvania, His Ancestry, His Descendants, and a Brief Sketch of Related Famlies (n.p.: n.pub., 1961), pp. 130-131. Hereinafter cited as Daniel Smith Book.

Joanne Beatty1

FatherFloyd A. Beatty1 b. 5 Feb 1887
MotherAgnes E. Bower1 b. 7 Jan 1887
     Joanne Beatty is the daughter of Floyd A. Beatty and Agnes E. Bower.1 She married Robert Snell.1

Family

Robert Snell

Citations

  1. [S48] Mrs. Harold V. Linn, compiler, Daniel Smith, Pioneers Settler of Rockland Township, Venango County, Pennsylvania, His Ancestry, His Descendants, and a Brief Sketch of Related Famlies (n.p.: n.pub., 1961), pp. 130-131. Hereinafter cited as Daniel Smith Book.

Robert Snell1

     Robert Snell married Joanne Beatty, daughter of Floyd A. Beatty and Agnes E. Bower.1

Citations

  1. [S48] Mrs. Harold V. Linn, compiler, Daniel Smith, Pioneers Settler of Rockland Township, Venango County, Pennsylvania, His Ancestry, His Descendants, and a Brief Sketch of Related Famlies (n.p.: n.pub., 1961), pp. 130-131. Hereinafter cited as Daniel Smith Book.

Ethelinda Bower1

b. 27 November 1890
FatherWilliam A. Bower1 b. 24 Apr 1856, d. 22 Sep 1935
MotherMary Etta Smith1 b. 27 Sep 1861, d. 9 Jul 1942
     Ethelinda Bower was born on 27 November 1890 in Venango County, Pennsylvania.1 She was the daughter of William A. Bower and Mary Etta Smith.1 She married Samuel Campbell.1

Citations

  1. [S48] Mrs. Harold V. Linn, compiler, Daniel Smith, Pioneers Settler of Rockland Township, Venango County, Pennsylvania, His Ancestry, His Descendants, and a Brief Sketch of Related Famlies (n.p.: n.pub., 1961), pp. 130-131. Hereinafter cited as Daniel Smith Book.

Samuel Campbell1

     Samuel Campbell married Ethelinda Bower, daughter of William A. Bower and Mary Etta Smith.1

Citations

  1. [S48] Mrs. Harold V. Linn, compiler, Daniel Smith, Pioneers Settler of Rockland Township, Venango County, Pennsylvania, His Ancestry, His Descendants, and a Brief Sketch of Related Famlies (n.p.: n.pub., 1961), pp. 130-131. Hereinafter cited as Daniel Smith Book.

Robert Campbell1

FatherSamuel Campbell1
MotherEthelinda Bower1 b. 27 Nov 1890
     Robert Campbell is the son of Samuel Campbell and Ethelinda Bower.1

Citations

  1. [S48] Mrs. Harold V. Linn, compiler, Daniel Smith, Pioneers Settler of Rockland Township, Venango County, Pennsylvania, His Ancestry, His Descendants, and a Brief Sketch of Related Famlies (n.p.: n.pub., 1961), pp. 130-131. Hereinafter cited as Daniel Smith Book.

Samuel Campbell1

FatherSamuel Campbell1
MotherEthelinda Bower1 b. 27 Nov 1890
     Samuel Campbell is the son of Samuel Campbell and Ethelinda Bower.1

Citations

  1. [S48] Mrs. Harold V. Linn, compiler, Daniel Smith, Pioneers Settler of Rockland Township, Venango County, Pennsylvania, His Ancestry, His Descendants, and a Brief Sketch of Related Famlies (n.p.: n.pub., 1961), pp. 130-131. Hereinafter cited as Daniel Smith Book.

Shirley Campbell1

FatherSamuel Campbell1
MotherEthelinda Bower1 b. 27 Nov 1890
     Shirley Campbell is the daughter of Samuel Campbell and Ethelinda Bower.1

Citations

  1. [S48] Mrs. Harold V. Linn, compiler, Daniel Smith, Pioneers Settler of Rockland Township, Venango County, Pennsylvania, His Ancestry, His Descendants, and a Brief Sketch of Related Famlies (n.p.: n.pub., 1961), pp. 130-131. Hereinafter cited as Daniel Smith Book.

Homer Abbott Smith1,2

b. November 1864, d. 14 February 1934
FatherStephen Decatur Smith1 b. 1827, d. 5 Sep 1896
MotherElizabeth Irwin1 b. 6 Feb 1830, d. 8 Dec 1917
     Homer Abbott Smith was born in November 1864 in Pennsylvania.1,3 He was the son of Stephen Decatur Smith and Elizabeth Irwin.1 He married Lillian Bell Jones circa 1884.1,4 He died on 14 February 1934 in Silver City, Grant County, New Mexico, at age 69.2,3 He was buried in Masonic Cemetery, Silver City, Grant County, New Mexico.3
     Homer Abbott Smith was living in Fairbury, Jefferson County, Nebraska, in 1885 working as a carpenter.5 He and Lillian Bell Jones were living in Nevada City, Vernon County, Missouri, in 1900 where Homer worked as a miller.6 He and Lillian Bell Jones lived in Whitewater, Grant County, New Mexico, in 1910 where Homer operated a general store and was later the postmaster.7,8,9

Family

Lillian Bell Jones b. Nov 1867, d. 3 May 1933
Children

Citations

  1. [S59] 1900 U.S. Census, Missouri, Vernon Co., Center Tp., Nevada City, 603 Walnut St., E.D. 123, p. 12, line 32, Homer A. Smith household, National Archives, (Homer A. Smith, Nov 1865, m. 15 y, miller, PA PA PA; Belle, Nov 1867, 3 child, 2 lvg, IA OH OH; Homer F., June 1885, NE PA IA; Grace, Apr 1889, MO PA IA).
  2. [S1273] New Mexico Deaths, 1889-1945. Homer Abbott Smith, viewed at FamilySearch (familysearch.org).
  3. [S1100] Burial Record, Homer A. Smith, Masonic Cemetery, Silver City, Grant Co., NM, record created by WindWalker on 30 Sep 2011, viewed at www.findagrave.com, accessed 4 May 2019, (photo: Homer A. Smith, 1864-1934 (on same lot as Lillie Smith, Fred H. Smith and Grace Hon)).
  4. [S1273] New Mexico Deaths, 1889-1945. Lillian Bell Smith, viewed at FamilySearch (familysearch.org).
  5. [S1118] 1885 State Census, Nebraska, Jefferson Co., Fairbury village, William Fitzell household, (Homer Smith, 20, PA/PA/PA, single, carpenter, border).
  6. [S59] 1900 U.S. Census, Missouri, Vernon Co., Center Tp., Nevada City, 603 Walnut St., E.D. 123, p. 12, line 32, Homer A. Smith household, National Archives, (Homer A. Smith, Nov 1865, PA/PA/PA, md15y, miller; Belle, Nov 1867, IA/OH/OH, 3child/2lvg; Homer F., Jun 1885, NE/PA/IA; Grace A., Apr 1889, MR/PA/IA).
  7. [S591] 1910 U.S. Census, New Mexico, Grant Co., Whitewater, Homer A. Smith household, National Archives, (Homer A. Smith, 44, PA/PA/PA, retail merchant, grocery store; Lillie B., 41, IA/OH/OH, 3child/3lvg; Grace A., 21, MO/PA/IA).
  8. [S1275] 1920 U.S. Census, New Mexico, Grant Co., Whitewater, Homer A. Smith household, National Archives, (Homer A. Smith, 55, PA/PA/PA, merchant, general store; Lilly B., 53, IA/OH/OH; Grace Hon, 31, MO/PA/IA, dau; Earl M. Hon, 37, IL/IL/IL, son-in-law, switchman, railroad).
  9. [S1276] 1930 U.S. Census, New Mexico, Grant Co., Whitewater, Homer A. Smith household, National Archives, (Homer A. Smith, 66, PA/PA/PA, postmaster, post office; Lilly B., 64, OH/at sea/OH; [next door] Grace H. Hon, 40, MO/PA/OH, wd, rancher, homesteading; Homer L. Hon, 4 10/12, NM/MO/MO).

Lillian Bell Jones1,2,3

b. November 1867, d. 3 May 1933
     Lillian Bell Jones was born in November 1867 in Iowa.2 She married Homer Abbott Smith, son of Stephen Decatur Smith and Elizabeth Irwin, circa 1884.2,1 She died on 3 May 1933 in Whitewater, Grant County, New Mexico, at age 65.4
     Lillian Bell Jones and Homer Abbott Smith were living in Nevada City, Vernon County, Missouri, in 1900 where Homer worked as a miller.5 She and Homer Abbott Smith lived in Whitewater, Grant County, New Mexico, where Homer operated a general store and was later the postmaster in 1910.3,6,7

Family

Homer Abbott Smith b. Nov 1864, d. 14 Feb 1934
Children

Citations

  1. [S1273] New Mexico Deaths, 1889-1945. Lillian Bell Smith, viewed at FamilySearch (familysearch.org).
  2. [S59] 1900 U.S. Census, Missouri, Vernon Co., Center Tp., Nevada City, 603 Walnut St., E.D. 123, p. 12, line 32, Homer A. Smith household, National Archives, (Homer A. Smith, Nov 1865, m. 15 y, miller, PA PA PA; Belle, Nov 1867, 3 child, 2 lvg, IA OH OH; Homer F., June 1885, NE PA IA; Grace, Apr 1889, MO PA IA).
  3. [S591] 1910 U.S. Census, New Mexico, Grant Co., Whitewater, Homer A. Smith household, National Archives, (Homer A. Smith, 44, PA/PA/PA, retail merchant, grocery store; Lillie B., 41, IA/OH/OH, 3child/3lvg; Grace A., 21, MO/PA/IA).
  4. [S1273] New Mexico Deaths, 1889-1945. Lillian Bell Jones Smith, viewed at FamilySearch (familysearch.org).
  5. [S59] 1900 U.S. Census, Missouri, Vernon Co., Center Tp., Nevada City, 603 Walnut St., E.D. 123, p. 12, line 32, Homer A. Smith household, National Archives, (Homer A. Smith, Nov 1865, PA/PA/PA, md15y, miller; Belle, Nov 1867, IA/OH/OH, 3child/2lvg; Homer F., Jun 1885, NE/PA/IA; Grace A., Apr 1889, MR/PA/IA).
  6. [S1275] 1920 U.S. Census, New Mexico, Grant Co., Whitewater, Homer A. Smith household, National Archives, (Homer A. Smith, 55, PA/PA/PA, merchant, general store; Lilly B., 53, IA/OH/OH; Grace Hon, 31, MO/PA/IA, dau; Earl M. Hon, 37, IL/IL/IL, son-in-law, switchman, railroad).
  7. [S1276] 1930 U.S. Census, New Mexico, Grant Co., Whitewater, Homer A. Smith household, National Archives, (Homer A. Smith, 66, PA/PA/PA, postmaster, post office; Lilly B., 64, OH/at sea/OH; [next door] Grace H. Hon, 40, MO/PA/OH, wd, rancher, homesteading; Homer L. Hon, 4 10/12, NM/MO/MO).

Homer Frederick Smith1,2

b. June 1886, d. 1951
FatherHomer Abbott Smith1 b. Nov 1864, d. 14 Feb 1934
MotherLillian Bell Jones1 b. Nov 1867, d. 3 May 1933
     Homer Frederick Smith was born in June 1886 in Nebraska.1,2 He was the son of Homer Abbott Smith and Lillian Bell Jones.1 He died in 1951.3 He was buried in Masonic Cemetery, Silver City, Grant County, New Mexico.2

Citations

  1. [S59] 1900 U.S. Census, Missouri, Vernon Co., Center Tp., Nevada City, 603 Walnut St., E.D. 123, p. 12, line 32, Homer A. Smith household, National Archives, (Homer A. Smith, Nov 1865, m. 15 y, miller, PA PA PA; Belle, Nov 1867, 3 child, 2 lvg, IA OH OH; Homer F., June 1885, NE PA IA; Grace, Apr 1889, MO PA IA).
  2. [S1100] Burial Record, Fred H. Smith, Masonic Cemetery, Silver City, Grant Co., NM, record created by WindWalker on 30 Sep 2011, viewed at www.findagrave.com, accessed 4 May 2019, (photo: Fred H. Smith, 1886-1951 (on same lot as Homer Smith, Lillie Smith, and Grace Hon)).
  3. [S1100] Burial Record, Fred H. Smith, Masonci Cemetery, Silver City, Grant Co., NM, record created by WindWalker on 30 Sep 2011, viewed at www.findagrave.com, accessed 4 May 2019, (photo: Fred H. Smith, 1886-1951 (on same lot as Homer Smith, Lillie Smith, and Grace Hon)).

(?) Smith1

d. before 1900
FatherHomer Abbott Smith1 b. Nov 1864, d. 14 Feb 1934
MotherLillian Bell Jones1 b. Nov 1867, d. 3 May 1933
     (?) Smith was the child of Homer Abbott Smith and Lillian Bell Jones.1 (?) Smith died before 1900.1

Citations

  1. [S59] 1900 U.S. Census, Missouri, Vernon Co., Center Tp., Nevada City, 603 Walnut St., E.D. 123, p. 12, line 32, Homer A. Smith household, National Archives, (Homer A. Smith, Nov 1865, m. 15 y, miller, PA PA PA; Belle, Nov 1867, 3 child, 2 lvg, IA OH OH; Homer F., June 1885, NE PA IA; Grace, Apr 1889, MO PA IA).

Grace A. Smith1

b. 5 April 1889, d. 15 October 1968
FatherHomer Abbott Smith1 b. Nov 1864, d. 14 Feb 1934
MotherLillian Bell Jones1 b. Nov 1867, d. 3 May 1933
     Grace A. Smith was born on 5 April 1889 in Missouri.1,2 She was the daughter of Homer Abbott Smith and Lillian Bell Jones.1 She married Earl Monroe Hon.3,4 She died on 15 October 1968 in Reno, Washoe County, Nevada, at age 79.2

Family

Earl Monroe Hon b. 18 Jan 1882, d. 16 Aug 1925
Child

Citations

  1. [S59] 1900 U.S. Census, Missouri, Vernon Co., Center Tp., Nevada City, 603 Walnut St., E.D. 123, p. 12, line 32, Homer A. Smith household, National Archives, (Homer A. Smith, Nov 1865, m. 15 y, miller, PA PA PA; Belle, Nov 1867, 3 child, 2 lvg, IA OH OH; Homer F., June 1885, NE PA IA; Grace, Apr 1889, MO PA IA).
  2. [S114] Grace S. Hon, Social Security Death Index, Master File, www.ancestry.com (Orem, UT: Ancestry, Inc., 1999), 530-38-7578. Hereinafter cited as SSDI.
  3. [S1275] 1920 U.S. Census, New Mexico, Grant Co., Whitewater, Homer A. Smith household, National Archives, (Homer A. Smith, 55, PA/PA/PA, merchant, general store; Lilly B., 53, IA/OH/OH; Grace Hon, 31, MO/PA/IA, dau; Earl M. Hon, 37, IL/IL/IL, son-in-law, switchman, railroad).
  4. [S1273] New Mexico Deaths, 1889-1945. Earl Monroe Hon, viewed at FamilySearch (familysearch.org).
  5. [S1276] 1930 U.S. Census, New Mexico, Grant Co., Whitewater, Homer A. Smith household, National Archives, (Homer A. Smith, 66, PA/PA/PA, postmaster, post office; Lilly B., 64, OH/at sea/OH; [next door] Grace H. Hon, 40, MO/PA/OH, wd, rancher, homesteading; Homer L. Hon, 4 10/12, NM/MO/MO).

Frank Grant Smith1

b. 14 December 1866, d. 1 December 1952
FatherStephen Decatur Smith1 b. 1827, d. 5 Sep 1896
MotherElizabeth Irwin1 b. 6 Feb 1830, d. 8 Dec 1917
     Frank Grant Smith was born on 14 December 1866 in Mercer County, Pennsylvania.1,2 He was the son of Stephen Decatur Smith and Elizabeth Irwin.1 He married Myrtle K. Barber on 14 February 1900 in Mercer County, Pennsylvania.3 He died on 1 December 1952 in Mercer County, Pennsylvania, at age 85.1,4 He was buried in New Lebanon Cemetery, Mill Creek Township, Mercer County, Pennsylvania.5
     Frank Grant Smith and Myrtle K. Barber lived in Mill Creek Township, Mercer County, Pennsylvania, where Frank was a farmer.6,7,8

Family

Myrtle K. Barber b. 1 Apr 1880, d. 1944
Children

Citations

  1. [S48] Mrs. Harold V. Linn, compiler, Daniel Smith, Pioneers Settler of Rockland Township, Venango County, Pennsylvania, His Ancestry, His Descendants, and a Brief Sketch of Related Famlies (n.p.: n.pub., 1961), pp. 130-131. Hereinafter cited as Daniel Smith Book.
  2. [S534] Mercer County (PA) Marriages, F. G. Smith and Myrtle K. Barber (Frank's birthdate 14 Dec 1872), Registrar & Recorder's Office, Courthouse, Mercer, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as Mercer Co., PA Marriages.
  3. [S534] Mercer County (PA) Marriages, F. G. Smith and Myrtle K. Barber, Registrar & Recorder's Office, Courthouse, Mercer, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as Mercer Co., PA Marriages.
  4. [S214] Frank G. Smith will, Mercer County Will WB 53:551, Registrar & Recorder's Office, Courthouse, Mercer, Pennsylvania . Hereinafter cited as Mercer County Will.
  5. [S200] Loretta Barker DeSantis and Sally Glaser Dufford Mercer County Cemetery Inscriptions (Mercer, PA: Mercer County Genealogical Society, 1981), New Lebanon Cemetery. Hereinafter cited as Mercer County Cemetery Inscriptions.
  6. [S152] 1900 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Mercer Co., Millcreek Tp., Frank G. Smith household, National Archives, (Frank G. Smith, Dec 1870, PA/PA/PA, md0y, farmer; Myrtle, Apr 1880, PA/PA/PA; Elizabeth, Feb 1835, PA/PA/PA, 8child/4lvg).
  7. [S207] 1910 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Mercer Co., Millcreek Tp., Frank G. Smith household, National Archives, (Frank G. Smith, 40, PA; Myrtle K., 40, m.10, 4child/3lvg PA; Hazel N., 9; Helen E. 2; Van S., 3/12; Elizabeth I, mother, 78, 8child/4lvg).
  8. [S433] 1920 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Mercer Co., Millcreek Tp., Frank G. Smith household, National Archives, (Frank G. Smith, 52, PA/PA/PA, farmer, general farm; Myrtle K., 39, PA/PA/PA; Hazel M., 18, PA; Hellen E., 12, PA; George H., 10, PA; Robert S., 4, PA).
  9. [S592] Hazel Smith entry, Mercer County Birth Register [1893-1905], Registrar & Recorder's Office, Courthouse, Mercer, Pennsylvania.
  10. [S1462] Hazel May Smith, Pennsylvania Death Certificate 13022-61 (filed: 17 Feb 1961), (informant: Richard S. Jones, Zelienople, PA [son]), viewed at Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, accessed 28 Apr 2019; original at Pennsylvania Dept. of Health, Division of Vital Records, New Castle, PA; (b. 18 Apr 1902 [sic: 1901], Sandy Lake, Mercer Co., PA; d. 16 Feb 1961, Cabot, Winfield Tp., Butler Co., PA; father: Frank G. Smith; mother: Myrtle Barland [sic]; bur. Mt. Airy Cem., Harrison Tp., Allegheny Co., PA; spouse: Robert P. Jones (dec); occ: school teacher).
  11. [S592] Morris B. Smith entry, Mercer County Birth Register [1893-1905], Registrar & Recorder's Office, Courthouse, Mercer, Pennsylvania.
  12. [S1462] Mammie [SIC: Maurice] Barber Smith, Pennsylvania Death Certificate 106449 (file date not filled in), (informant: F.G. Smith, Sandy Lake, PA [father]), viewed at Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, accessed 28 Apr 2019; original at Pennsylvania Dept. of Health, Division of Vital Records, New Castle, PA; (b. 19 Jul 1904 New Lebanon, Mercer Co., PA; d. 11 Nov 1906, Millcreek Tp., Mercer Co., PA; father: F.G. Smith, b. Mercer Co., PA; mother: Myrtle K. Barber, b. Mercer Co., PA; bur. Sandy Lake Cem).
  13. [S231] Obituary of Helen E. Nelson, The News Herald, Franklin, PA, 23 Jun 1982, Pennsylvania Room, Franklin Library, Franklin, Venango County, Pennsylvania.
  14. [S212] Obituary of George H. Smith, Venango Citizen Press, Franklin, PA, 10 Apr 1973, Pennsylvania Room, Franklin Library, Franklin, Venango County, Pennsylvania.
  15. [S8] Obituary of Robert S. Smith, The Oil City Derrick, Oil City, PA, 4 Jan 2000, Oil City Library, Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as The Derrick.

Myrtle K. Barber1,2

b. 1 April 1880, d. 1944
     Myrtle K. Barber was born on 1 April 1880 in Mercer County, Pennsylvania.1,3,4 She married Frank Grant Smith, son of Stephen Decatur Smith and Elizabeth Irwin, on 14 February 1900 in Mercer County, Pennsylvania.4 She died in 1944 in Mercer County, Pennsylvania.1 She was buried in New Lebanon Cemetery, Mill Creek Township, Mercer County, Pennsylvania.1
     Myrtle K. Barber and Frank Grant Smith lived in Mill Creek Township, Mercer County, Pennsylvania, where Frank was a farmer.5,6,7

Family

Frank Grant Smith b. 14 Dec 1866, d. 1 Dec 1952
Children

Citations

  1. [S200] Loretta Barker DeSantis and Sally Glaser Dufford Mercer County Cemetery Inscriptions (Mercer, PA: Mercer County Genealogical Society, 1981), New Lebanon Cemetery. Hereinafter cited as Mercer County Cemetery Inscriptions.
  2. [S48] Mrs. Harold V. Linn, compiler, Daniel Smith, Pioneers Settler of Rockland Township, Venango County, Pennsylvania, His Ancestry, His Descendants, and a Brief Sketch of Related Famlies (n.p.: n.pub., 1961), pp. 130-131. Hereinafter cited as Daniel Smith Book.
  3. [S152] 1900 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Mercer Co., Millcreek Tp., Frank G. Smith household, National Archives.
  4. [S534] Mercer County (PA) Marriages, F. G. Smith and Myrtle K. Barber, Registrar & Recorder's Office, Courthouse, Mercer, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as Mercer Co., PA Marriages.
  5. [S152] 1900 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Mercer Co., Millcreek Tp., Frank G. Smith household, National Archives, (Frank G. Smith, Dec 1870, PA/PA/PA, md0y, farmer; Myrtle, Apr 1880, PA/PA/PA; Elizabeth, Feb 1835, PA/PA/PA, 8child/4lvg).
  6. [S207] 1910 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Mercer Co., Millcreek Tp., Frank G. Smith household, National Archives, (Frank G. Smith, 40, PA; Myrtle K., 40, m.10, 4child/3lvg PA; Hazel N., 9; Helen E. 2; Van S., 3/12; Elizabeth I, mother, 78, 8child/4lvg).
  7. [S433] 1920 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Mercer Co., Millcreek Tp., Frank G. Smith household, National Archives, (Frank G. Smith, 52, PA/PA/PA, farmer, general farm; Myrtle K., 39, PA/PA/PA; Hazel M., 18, PA; Hellen E., 12, PA; George H., 10, PA; Robert S., 4, PA).
  8. [S592] Hazel Smith entry, Mercer County Birth Register [1893-1905], Registrar & Recorder's Office, Courthouse, Mercer, Pennsylvania.
  9. [S1462] Hazel May Smith, Pennsylvania Death Certificate 13022-61 (filed: 17 Feb 1961), (informant: Richard S. Jones, Zelienople, PA [son]), viewed at Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, accessed 28 Apr 2019; original at Pennsylvania Dept. of Health, Division of Vital Records, New Castle, PA; (b. 18 Apr 1902 [sic: 1901], Sandy Lake, Mercer Co., PA; d. 16 Feb 1961, Cabot, Winfield Tp., Butler Co., PA; father: Frank G. Smith; mother: Myrtle Barland [sic]; bur. Mt. Airy Cem., Harrison Tp., Allegheny Co., PA; spouse: Robert P. Jones (dec); occ: school teacher).
  10. [S592] Morris B. Smith entry, Mercer County Birth Register [1893-1905], Registrar & Recorder's Office, Courthouse, Mercer, Pennsylvania.
  11. [S1462] Mammie [SIC: Maurice] Barber Smith, Pennsylvania Death Certificate 106449 (file date not filled in), (informant: F.G. Smith, Sandy Lake, PA [father]), viewed at Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, accessed 28 Apr 2019; original at Pennsylvania Dept. of Health, Division of Vital Records, New Castle, PA; (b. 19 Jul 1904 New Lebanon, Mercer Co., PA; d. 11 Nov 1906, Millcreek Tp., Mercer Co., PA; father: F.G. Smith, b. Mercer Co., PA; mother: Myrtle K. Barber, b. Mercer Co., PA; bur. Sandy Lake Cem).
  12. [S231] Obituary of Helen E. Nelson, The News Herald, Franklin, PA, 23 Jun 1982, Pennsylvania Room, Franklin Library, Franklin, Venango County, Pennsylvania.
  13. [S212] Obituary of George H. Smith, Venango Citizen Press, Franklin, PA, 10 Apr 1973, Pennsylvania Room, Franklin Library, Franklin, Venango County, Pennsylvania.
  14. [S8] Obituary of Robert S. Smith, The Oil City Derrick, Oil City, PA, 4 Jan 2000, Oil City Library, Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as The Derrick.

Hazel May Smith1,2

b. 13 April 1901, d. 16 February 1961
FatherFrank Grant Smith1,2 b. 14 Dec 1866, d. 1 Dec 1952
MotherMyrtle K. Barber1,2 b. 1 Apr 1880, d. 1944
     Hazel May Smith was born on 13 April 1901 in Mill Creek Township, Mercer County, Pennsylvania.3,2 She was the daughter of Frank Grant Smith and Myrtle K. Barber.1,2 She married Robert P. Jones.2 She died on 16 February 1961 in Cabot, Winfield Township, Butler County, Pennsylvania, at age 59.2 She was buried in Mt. Airy Cemetery, Harrison Township, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania.2
     Hazel May Smith was a school teacher.2

Family

Robert P. Jones
Children

Citations

  1. [S592] Hazel Smith entry, Mercer County Birth Register [1893-1905], Registrar & Recorder's Office, Courthouse, Mercer, Pennsylvania.
  2. [S1462] Hazel May Smith, Pennsylvania Death Certificate 13022-61 (filed: 17 Feb 1961), (informant: Richard S. Jones, Zelienople, PA [son]), viewed at Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, accessed 28 Apr 2019; original at Pennsylvania Dept. of Health, Division of Vital Records, New Castle, PA; (b. 18 Apr 1902 [sic: 1901], Sandy Lake, Mercer Co., PA; d. 16 Feb 1961, Cabot, Winfield Tp., Butler Co., PA; father: Frank G. Smith; mother: Myrtle Barland [sic]; bur. Mt. Airy Cem., Harrison Tp., Allegheny Co., PA; spouse: Robert P. Jones (dec); occ: school teacher).
  3. [S592] Hazel Smith entry, Mercer County Birth Register [1893-1905], b. 18 Apr 1901, Registrar & Recorder's Office, Courthouse, Mercer, Pennsylvania.
  4. [S1100] Burial Record, Jennie J. Vrabel, Mt. Airy Cemetery, Natrona Heights, Allegheny Co., PA, record created by Sincerely Yours on 24 Sep 2013, viewed at www.findagrave.com, accessed 4 May 2019, (photo: Jennie J. Vrabel, 1926-2013; transcript of obituary, ref: The Butler Eagle, Butler, PA, 22 Sep 2013, Sun).
  5. [S1462] Robert George Jones Jr., Pennsylvania Death Certificate 25613 (filed 10 Mar 1934), (informant: Robert Jones, Tarentum, PA [father], viewed at Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, accessed 4 May 2019; original at Pennsylvania Dept. of Health, Division of Vital Records, New Castle, PA; (bn [no date] PA (age 3y, 6m); d. 9 Mar 1934, Allegheny Valley Hosp., Harrison Tp., Allegheny Co., PA; bur Mt. Airy; father Robert Jones; mother Hazle [sic] Smith).
  6. [S973] U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007 [database on-line]. Richard Sylvester Jones, viewed at Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com, accessed 28 Apr 2019). b. 2 Oct 1932, Brackenridge, PA; d. 14 Apr 2001; father: Robert P. Jones; mother: Hazel Smith.
  7. [S214] Frank G. Smith will, Mercer County Will WB 53:551 (mentions grandson Davy Jones), Registrar & Recorder's Office, Courthouse, Mercer, Pennsylvania . Hereinafter cited as Mercer County Will.

Robert P. Jones1

     Robert P. Jones married Hazel May Smith, daughter of Frank Grant Smith and Myrtle K. Barber.1

Family

Hazel May Smith b. 13 Apr 1901, d. 16 Feb 1961
Children

Citations

  1. [S1462] Hazel May Smith, Pennsylvania Death Certificate 13022-61 (filed: 17 Feb 1961), (informant: Richard S. Jones, Zelienople, PA [son]), viewed at Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, accessed 28 Apr 2019; original at Pennsylvania Dept. of Health, Division of Vital Records, New Castle, PA; (b. 18 Apr 1902 [sic: 1901], Sandy Lake, Mercer Co., PA; d. 16 Feb 1961, Cabot, Winfield Tp., Butler Co., PA; father: Frank G. Smith; mother: Myrtle Barland [sic]; bur. Mt. Airy Cem., Harrison Tp., Allegheny Co., PA; spouse: Robert P. Jones (dec); occ: school teacher).
  2. [S1100] Burial Record, Jennie J. Vrabel, Mt. Airy Cemetery, Natrona Heights, Allegheny Co., PA, record created by Sincerely Yours on 24 Sep 2013, viewed at www.findagrave.com, accessed 4 May 2019, (photo: Jennie J. Vrabel, 1926-2013; transcript of obituary, ref: The Butler Eagle, Butler, PA, 22 Sep 2013, Sun).
  3. [S1462] Robert George Jones Jr., Pennsylvania Death Certificate 25613 (filed 10 Mar 1934), (informant: Robert Jones, Tarentum, PA [father], viewed at Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, accessed 4 May 2019; original at Pennsylvania Dept. of Health, Division of Vital Records, New Castle, PA; (bn [no date] PA (age 3y, 6m); d. 9 Mar 1934, Allegheny Valley Hosp., Harrison Tp., Allegheny Co., PA; bur Mt. Airy; father Robert Jones; mother Hazle [sic] Smith).
  4. [S973] U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007 [database on-line]. Richard Sylvester Jones, viewed at Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com, accessed 28 Apr 2019). b. 2 Oct 1932, Brackenridge, PA; d. 14 Apr 2001; father: Robert P. Jones; mother: Hazel Smith.
  5. [S214] Frank G. Smith will, Mercer County Will WB 53:551 (mentions grandson Davy Jones), Registrar & Recorder's Office, Courthouse, Mercer, Pennsylvania . Hereinafter cited as Mercer County Will.

David Jones1

FatherRobert P. Jones1
MotherHazel May Smith1 b. 13 Apr 1901, d. 16 Feb 1961
     David Jones is the son of Robert P. Jones and Hazel May Smith.1

Citations

  1. [S214] Frank G. Smith will, Mercer County Will WB 53:551 (mentions grandson Davy Jones), Registrar & Recorder's Office, Courthouse, Mercer, Pennsylvania . Hereinafter cited as Mercer County Will.

Maurice Barber Smith1,2

b. 19 July 1904, d. 11 November 1906
FatherFrank Grant Smith1,2 b. 14 Dec 1866, d. 1 Dec 1952
MotherMyrtle K. Barber1,2 b. 1 Apr 1880, d. 1944
     Maurice Barber Smith was born on 19 July 1904 in New Lebanon, Mill Creek Township, Mercer County, Pennsylvania.1,2 He was the son of Frank Grant Smith and Myrtle K. Barber.1,2 He died on 11 November 1906 in Millcreek Township, Mercer County, Pennsylvania, at age 2.2 He was buried in Oak Hill Cemetery, Sandy Lake, Mercer County, Pennsylvania.2,3

Citations

  1. [S592] Morris B. Smith entry, Mercer County Birth Register [1893-1905], Registrar & Recorder's Office, Courthouse, Mercer, Pennsylvania.
  2. [S1462] Mammie [SIC: Maurice] Barber Smith, Pennsylvania Death Certificate 106449 (file date not filled in), (informant: F.G. Smith, Sandy Lake, PA [father]), viewed at Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, accessed 28 Apr 2019; original at Pennsylvania Dept. of Health, Division of Vital Records, New Castle, PA; (b. 19 Jul 1904 New Lebanon, Mercer Co., PA; d. 11 Nov 1906, Millcreek Tp., Mercer Co., PA; father: F.G. Smith, b. Mercer Co., PA; mother: Myrtle K. Barber, b. Mercer Co., PA; bur. Sandy Lake Cem).
  3. [S1100] Burial Record, Maurice Smith, Oak Hill Cemetery, Sandy Lake, Mercer Co., PA, record created by Pauline Harnett on 13 June 2016, viewed at www.findagrave.com, accessed 3 May 2019, ((photo: Maurice, son of Frank and Myrtle Smith, 1904-1906), Section D.).

George Howard Smith1

b. 23 November 1909, d. 9 April 1973
FatherFrank Grant Smith1 b. 14 Dec 1866, d. 1 Dec 1952
MotherMyrtle K. Barber1 b. 1 Apr 1880, d. 1944
     George Howard Smith was born on 23 November 1909 in Mill Creek Township, Mercer County, Pennsylvania.1 He was the son of Frank Grant Smith and Myrtle K. Barber.1 He was unmarried.2 He died on 9 April 1973 in Sandy Lake, Mercer County, Pennsylvania, at age 63.1,2 He was buried in New Lebanon Cemetery, Mill Creek Township, Mercer County, Pennsylvania.1
     George Howard Smith was a machine operator at Channel Lock Tool Company in Meadville, Pennsylvania.1

Citations

  1. [S212] Obituary of George H. Smith, Venango Citizen Press, Franklin, PA, 10 Apr 1973, Pennsylvania Room, Franklin Library, Franklin, Venango County, Pennsylvania.
  2. [S214] George H. Smith will, Mercer County Will WB 76:221, Registrar & Recorder's Office, Courthouse, Mercer, Pennsylvania . Hereinafter cited as Mercer County Will.

Helen E. Smith1

b. 24 July 1907, d. 22 June 1982
FatherFrank Grant Smith1 b. 14 Dec 1866, d. 1 Dec 1952
MotherMyrtle K. Barber1 b. 1 Apr 1880, d. 1944
     Helen E. Smith was born on 24 July 1907 in Mill Creek Township, Mercer County, Pennsylvania.1 She was the daughter of Frank Grant Smith and Myrtle K. Barber.1 She married Robert W. Nelson in 1933.1 She died on 22 June 1982 in Meadville, Crawford County, Pennsylvania, at age 74.1 She was buried in New Lebanon Cemetery, Mill Creek Township, Mercer County, Pennsylvania.1
     Helen E. Smith received her nurses training at Mercer Cottage Hospital and at Magee's Women's Hospital in Pittsburgh. She worked as a surgical nurse supervisor at Rocky Mountain General Hospital, Denver, Colorado for 30 years. Following her retirement in 1972 she returned to Pennsylvania and lived in Meadville.1 According to the obituary, Helen E. Nelson was survived by 3 granddaughters and 1 great-granddaughter.1

Family

Robert W. Nelson d. 1958
Child

Citations

  1. [S231] Obituary of Helen E. Nelson, The News Herald, Franklin, PA, 23 Jun 1982, Pennsylvania Room, Franklin Library, Franklin, Venango County, Pennsylvania.

Robert W. Nelson1

d. 1958
     Robert W. Nelson married Helen E. Smith, daughter of Frank Grant Smith and Myrtle K. Barber, in 1933.1 He died in 1958.1

Family

Helen E. Smith b. 24 Jul 1907, d. 22 Jun 1982
Child

Citations

  1. [S231] Obituary of Helen E. Nelson, The News Herald, Franklin, PA, 23 Jun 1982, Pennsylvania Room, Franklin Library, Franklin, Venango County, Pennsylvania.

Robert W. Nelson1

FatherRobert W. Nelson1 d. 1958
MotherHelen E. Smith1 b. 24 Jul 1907, d. 22 Jun 1982
     Robert W. Nelson is the son of Robert W. Nelson and Helen E. Smith.1

Citations

  1. [S231] Obituary of Helen E. Nelson, The News Herald, Franklin, PA, 23 Jun 1982, Pennsylvania Room, Franklin Library, Franklin, Venango County, Pennsylvania.

Harold D. Snyder1

b. 12 September 1897
FatherBarton H. Snyder2 b. 7 Nov 1873
MotherBlanche E. Smith2 b. 4 Apr 1877, d. 14 Feb 1899
     Harold D. Snyder was born on 12 September 1897 in Sandy Lake, Mercer County, Pennsylvania.1,3 He was the son of Barton H. Snyder and Blanche E. Smith.2
     Harold D. Snyder was adopted.4 His name was legally changed to Harold Snyder Egbert.4 He served in the Marines during World War I.3

Citations

  1. [S152] 1900 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Mercer Co., Sandy Lake Tp., John Faucett household, National Archives, (Barton Snyder, Nov 1873, PA/PA/PA, servant, farm laborer, wd; Harold D. Snyder, Sep 1897, PA/OH/PA, son of Barton).
  2. [S152] 1900 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Mercer Co., Sandy Lake Tp., Barton Snyder household, National Archives.
  3. [S973] Pennsylvania, WWI Veterans Service and Compensation Files, 1917-1919, 1934-1948 [database on-line]. Harold Snyder Egbert, viewed at Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com). b. 12 Sep 1897, Sandy Lake, PA; res: Pittsburgh, PA, 1934-1948.
  4. [S1484] "County Seat", The Record-Argus (Evening Record), Greenville, PA, 9 Apr 1912, Tue, p. 3, viewed at Newspapers.com (www.newspapers.com, accessed 3 May 2019). Frank G. Smith was apppointed guardian of Harold Snyder Egbert, minor child of Barton H. Snyder by birth and W. I. Egbert and Anna Egbert by adoption. All said persons being deceased.

Robert S. Smith1

b. 17 May 1915, d. 3 January 2000
FatherFrank Grant Smith1 b. 14 Dec 1866, d. 1 Dec 1952
MotherMyrtle K. Barber1 b. 1 Apr 1880, d. 1944
     Robert S. Smith was born on 17 May 1915 in Mill Creek Township, Mercer County, Pennsylvania.1 He was the son of Frank Grant Smith and Myrtle K. Barber.1 He married Margaret V. Gardner on 22 June 1938.1 He died on 3 January 2000 in Sandy Lake, Mill Creek Township, Mercer County, Pennsylvania, at age 84.1 He was buried in New Lebanon Cemetery, Mill Creek Township, Mercer County, Pennsylvania.1
     According to the obituary, Robert S. Smith was survived by three grandchildren, Jill Smith Musser, Jason S. Trubic, and Julie Smith Thumann; and one great-granddaughter, Veronica Musser.1

Family

Margaret V. Gardner b. 27 Jun 1917, d. 27 Oct 2007
Children

Citations

  1. [S8] Obituary of Robert S. Smith, The Oil City Derrick, Oil City, PA, 4 Jan 2000, Oil City Library, Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as The Derrick.

Margaret V. Gardner1

b. 27 June 1917, d. 27 October 2007
     Margaret V. Gardner was born on 27 June 1917 in Grove City, Mercer County, Pennsylvania.2 She married Robert S. Smith, son of Frank Grant Smith and Myrtle K. Barber, on 22 June 1938.1 She died on 27 October 2007 in Grove City at age 90.2 She was buried in New Lebanon Cemetery, Mill Creek Township, Mercer County, Pennsylvania.2

Family

Robert S. Smith b. 17 May 1915, d. 3 Jan 2000
Children

Citations

  1. [S8] Obituary of Robert S. Smith, The Oil City Derrick, Oil City, PA, 4 Jan 2000, Oil City Library, Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as The Derrick.
  2. [S962] "Obituary of Margaret V. "Peg" Smith," The Derrick (online), Oil City, PA, (www.thederrick.com), 28 Oct 2007. Hereinafter cited as The Derrick.