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William Dee Smith

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  • Name William Dee Smith 
    Born May 1875  Easley, Pickens Co., SC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Habersham Co., GA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I77850  Smith Smyth Schmidt Smythe Smitt
    Branches/DNA Smith DNA GRP-R-M269-10 Smith Branch: James Sewell Smith b 1809 TN m Elsie E Wallace((YDNA)), Smith Branch: James Sewell Smith b 1809 TN m Elsie Wallace(Tree Only-No DNA)
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    Father John Bennett Smith, Jr.,   b. 26 Aug 1850, Habersham Co., GA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Nov 1887, Easley, Pickens Co., SC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 37 years) 
    Mother Margaret "Maggie" Elizabeth Baswell,   b. 26 Dec 1850, Spartanburg, SC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Dec 1916, Carnsville, GA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Census (Family) 1880  Easley, Pickens, SC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Research of Linda Smith Cheek
      I have a picture of John Bennett Smith and his wife Mag Smith.

      John Bennett Smith died of pneumonia while his children were small. John and his wife Margaret E. Smith was received 11 Aug 1882 at Easley 1st Baptist Church, Easley SC.

      Cliff Smith told Linda Smith Cheek in 1970 that John Bennett could play a musical instrument and sing. (piano) that he was a Blacksmith and farmer and Brush Arbor Preacher

      John Bennett Smith was a tall man about 6'6 tall, educated.

      His obit written by his brother O.H.C. Smith states buried Georges Creek Baptist Church. In Easley First Baptist Church records where O.H.C. Smith was at one time Church clerk. Records at Furman University research Library.
    Family ID F8808  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ellie H. Unknown,   b. 19 Jul 1882, Pickens Co,, SC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Dec 1970, DeKalb Co., GA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Married 1901  Atlanta, Fulton Co., GA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Clara L Smith,   b. 1902, Atlanta, Fulton Co., GA Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. May Smith,   b. 1904, Atlanta, Fulton Co., GA Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. John Bennett "Benny" Smith,   b. 1907, Atlanta, Fulton Co., GA Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Goodlet Smith,   b. 1909, Atlanta, Fulton Co., GA Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. William S. "Billy" Smith,   b. 1918, Atlanta, Fulton Co,, GA Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Private
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    Last Modified 2 Jul 2017 
    Family ID F28399  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - May 1875 - Easley, Pickens Co., SC Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - - Habersham Co., GA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1901 - Atlanta, Fulton Co., GA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Research of Linda Smith Cheek--William Dee Smith b. March 1875 Pickens Co SC moved to GA

      1900 Easley, Pickens Co SC b. March 1875 lived with his mother Maggie E. smith and brothers Robert G., Olar M., John T. and Ernest Smith really Ernest Cox age 8 b. 1892 Easley, sC.

      1910 Census Atlanta Ward 3, Fulton co GA age 33 b. SC
      Dee Smith age 33
      Ellie Smith age 27
      Clara L. Smith age 7
      May Smith age 6
      Benny Smith age 3
      Hoty Smith age 1

      1920 Census Atlanta Ward 3, Fulton Co GA
      W.D. age 44
      Ellie age 38
      May age 16
      Bennie age 13
      Garlet age 8
      Billie age 2
      Leon age 2.12

      1930 census Atlanta, Fulton Co GA

      William D. Smith age 55
      Ellie Smith age 47
      John B. Smith age 23
      Goodlett Smith age 18
      William S. Smith age 12
      Leon Smith age 10
      Virginia age 9
      Consuelo Smith age 6
      Betty A. Smith age 4


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