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Howell Jackson Smith
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Birth: Aug. 31, 1898
Georgia, USA
Death: Oct. 12, 1929
Sweetwater
Nolan County
Texas, USA

Cotton Man Found Dead. Sweetwater, Texas, Oct. 12.

H.J. Smith, 30, local cotton man, was found dead at his home here Saturday with a bullet wound in his heart and a pistol lying near the body. The verdict after the Coroner's inquest was death by self-inflicted bullet wound. Mr. Smith is survived by his wife.

Dallas Morning News, October 13, 1929


From his Texas certificate of death
Name: Howell Jackson Smith
Death Date: 12 October 1929
Death Place: 571 West Fifth, Sweetwater, Nolan County, Texas
Gender: Male
Race: White
Death Age: 31 years 1 month 11 days
Birth Date: 31 August 1898
Birthplace: Ga
Marital Status: Married
Father's Name: R.V. Smith
Father's Birthplace: Ga
Mother's Name: Jennie Jackson
Mother's Birthplace: Ga
Occupation: Cotton buyer
Burial Place: Flovilla Ga
Burial Date: 15 Oct 1929
Informant: Mrs. Emma Smith, Sweetwater
Cause of Death: Gun shot wound; held inquest
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 Parents:
  Robert Van Buren Smith (1861 - 1954)
  Mary Jane Jackson Smith (1868 - 1933)
 
 Spouse:
  Emma Henny McCann Alford (1907 - 1998)*
 
 Siblings:
  George S. Smith (1891 - 1933)**
  Francis C. Smith (1896 - 1951)*
  Howell Jackson Smith (1898 - 1929)
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Flovilla Cemetery
Butts County
Georgia, USA
Plot: Row 6, Mkr. 2
 
Created by: Eve
Record added: Mar 30, 2010
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Howell Jackson Smith
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