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Martin Smith

Male 1833 - 1891  (58 years)


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  • Name Martin Smith  [1, 2
    Born 4 Sep 1833  Laporte, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    Gender Male 
    Died 25 Oct 1891  Audubon, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried Audubon, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I5510  Carl
    Last Modified 20 May 2012 

    Father Samuel Smith,   b. 11 Jan 1806, Bedford County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jun 1887, Huron, Beadle County, S. Dakota Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Mother Catharine Harmison,   b. 16 Oct 1806, Maryland Or Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Mar 1852, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years) 
    Married 18 Dec 1825  Montgomery, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Family ID F1822  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Ann Robison,   b. 22 Nov 1836, Crawford County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 May 1889, Audubon, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years) 
    Married 20 Jan 1856  St. Joseph, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 6
    Children 
    +1. Sidney B. Smith,   b. 20 Dec 1856, Near Walkerton, Laporte County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   bur. Casey, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location
    +2. Albert Otto Smith,   b. 31 Aug 1858, Near Walkerton, Laporte, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   bur. Dunlap, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location
    +3. Anna Loretta Smith,   b. 8 Nov 1861, Near Walkerton, Laporte, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   bur. Ottawa, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. George Henry Smith,   b. 25 Sep 1863, Near Walkerton, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Dec 1923, Ottawa, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)
    +5. Silas Harrison Smith,   b. 4 Feb 1865, Near Walkerton, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   bur. Dunlap, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location
    +6. Ruth Adelzia Smith,   b. 6 Oct 1871, Carroll County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Nov 1898, Butte, Montana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 27 years)
    +7. Elizabeth "Jennie" Smith,   b. 8 Oct 1874, Carroll County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location
    +8. Twin Jacob Sherman Smith,   b. 7 Sep 1876, Carroll County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location
     9. Twin Esan Herman Smith,   b. 7 Sep 1876, Carroll County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Oct 1876, Carroll County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    Last Modified 18 Jan 2014 
    Family ID F1914  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Martin Smith lived in Indiana until 1871 when Martin, his father, Samuel, and 3 other families went by wagon to Panora, Iowa, 1871 wintered there then went on to Abilene, Kansas; then, went to Lincoln, Nebraska, then Topeka, Kansas. In 1882 wen t to Audubon, Iowa.

      1860 Census, Walkerton, St. Joseph County, Ind.
      Dwelling #18, Family #, 19, page #186
      Smith, Martin, age 25, born in Indiana
      Smith, Mary Ann, age 22, born in Ohio
      Smith, Sidney B., age 3, born in Indiana
      Smith, Abbie Atta, age 1, born in Indiana

      1870 Census, Cass Twp., Guthrie County, Iowa
      Smith, Martin, age 34, born in Indiana
      Smith, Mary Ann, age 32, born in Ohio
      Smith, Sidney B., age 14, born in Indiana
      Smith, Albert, age 12, born in Indiana
      Smith, Anna, age 9, born in Indiana
      Smith, George, age 6, born in Indiana
      Smith, Silas H., age 5born in Indiana

  • Sources 
    1. [S308] Ken Wray, 1902 McCartney Ct., Arlington, TX 76012.

    2. [S470] 1850 Federal Census, Liberty, St. Joseph County, Indiana (Reliability: 3).
      Listed Martin Smith, age 18, born in IN

    3. [S470] 1850 Federal Census, Liberty, St. Joseph County, Indiana.

    4. [S474] Miami Valley Genealogical Index.

    5. [S475] Montgomery, Ohio Marital Records, Book A., page 159 (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S481] St. Joseph County, Indiana Marital Records, Book 4, page 63 (Reliability: 3).