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William Jackson Smart
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Birth: Jun. 15, 1842
Crawford County
Arkansas, USA
Death: Dec. 5, 1919
Spokane
Spokane County
Washington, USA

William Jackson Smart was a Union Soldier in Arkansas 1st Battery Light Artillary.

He was the son of Laban Smart and Mary Bowen.

Married 1865 to Elizabeth Harris (born 1848-died 1878)
Married 18 January 1880 to Ellen Victoria Cheek Billingsley

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Taken From Spokane Daily Chronicle
Friday, December 5, 1919
Front Page 1:

WILLIAM SMART G.A.R. MEMBER, PASSES AWAY

William J. Smart, a resident of the state of Washington for the last 32 years passed away this morning at the home of his daughter, Mrs. John B. Dodd, S. 603 Arthur after an illness of twelve weeks.

The deceased came to the state of Washington in 1887 and has resided in the vicinity of Wilbur a great part of the time since then having been engaged in farming. He was a veteran of the civil war and a member of the Grand Army of the Republic.

Mr. Smart is survived by six sons, Joe of Spokane, Charles and George of Montana, Henry of Seattle, Michael of Creston and Fred of Yakima and three daughters - Mrs. John B. Dodd of Spokane, Mrs. John Hastings of Morrow, Ore. and Mrs. E.T. Glasgow of Montana. All the children were present at the time of his death.

A private funeral will be held tomorrow afternoon at 1 o'clock from Smith & Co's Parlors, the service being conducted by the GAR.

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 Spouse:
  Ellen Victoria Cheek Smart (1851 - 1898)*
 
 Children:
  William Joseph Smart (1872 - 1936)*
  Susan Ida Smart Hastings (1873 - 1947)*
  Anna A. Smart Glasgow (1878 - 1952)*
  Sonora Smart Dodd (1882 - 1978)*
  Charles Pinkney Smart (1883 - 1974)*
  Henry Albert Smart (1886 - 1975)*
  George Alfred Smart (1886 - 1931)*
  Marshall Harrison Smart (1888 - 1975)*
  Thomas Fred Smart (1891 - 1963)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Greenwood Memorial Terrace
Spokane
Spokane County
Washington, USA
Plot: Group x-13 Lot 12
 
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Originally Created by: JAKE
Record added: Dec 10, 2009
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Thank you for being father to a great lady
- Misty
 Added: Jun. 15, 2014
Happy Father's Day
-Anonymous
 Added: Jun. 16, 2013
Thanks
- O'KC
 Added: Jun. 16, 2013
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