William Parker Smith, son of William Henry & Martha A Weathers Smith was born in Fayette Co., AL. 1850 Fayette Co., AL Census he is still living in his father's household. William H Smith 27 GA, Martha 24 TN, Francis W (male) 12 AL, John R 12 AL, Jesse G 10 AL, Benjamin Franklin 8 AL, William P 6 AL, James E 5 AL, Mary E 1 AL.
William married Sarah M Mordecai 22 Dec 1869. They had one son Thomas Oscar Smith.
He married Mary Eveline Smith, daughter of (Unknown) Smith and Mary Catherine Holland Smith. They had 4 children; William Jefferson, Hugh Curtis, Daisey Estelle, & John Russell Smith. Mary died in 1883.
William married Frances Isabella Collins, 5 Jan 1888. William & Frances had 7 children. Dena, Althea, Lawrence, Fletcher, Kate, Dellie Mae & Annie Ruth.
1870 Wilson, Sanford, Alabama we find just Wm P Smith 25 and Sarah S Smith 23. Thomas was born in 1871
By 1880 Choctaw, Mississippi William P. Smith 36, is married to Mary E. Smith 22, In the household are Hugh C. Smith 7 months and son Thomas O. Smith 9.
In 1900 Strickland, Lamar, Alabama there was Wm P Smith 56, Franses Smith 38, Dena Smith 11, Fletcher Smith 9, Altha Smith 6, Lawrance Smith 5, Delana Smith 2, Katie Smith 8/12.
By 1910 Precinct 20, Lamar, Alabama William P Smith 66 Widowed, Fletcher Smith 18, Altha Smith 16, Lawrence Smith 15, Dellie Smith 12, Katie Smith 10, Ruth Smith 7.
In 1920 Birmingham, Jefferson, Alabama we find William P in the house with his son Lawrence Smith 23, Della Mae Smith 21 sister, Annie Ruth Smith 19 sister, William P Smith 76 father Widowed.