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Smith Dana King
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Birth: Aug. 8, 1842
Franklin County
New York, USA
Death: Feb. 20, 1899
Bismarck
Burleigh County
North Dakota, USA

On December 5, 1861, Smith enlisted with his father as a private in Co. G of the 10th New York Volunteer Calvary, where he played the cymbals in the regimental band. He was mustered out on December 29, 1862, to be mustered into the brigade band of the 2nd Calvary Division. He was mustered out of the brigade band on March 25, 1864, reenlisted as a Veteran Volunteer and was assigned to the 41st U.S. Colored Troops where he was commissioned 1st Lieutenant. He was mustered out as a Captain in Edinburg, Texas in September 1865.
After the war, Smith studied and practiced dentistry in Minneapolis until 1878 when he moved to Litchfield. In 1883, he moved to Mandan, Dakota Territory where he practiced until September 10, 1896 when he moved to Wahpeton, North Dakota where he was residing at the time of his death.
 
 
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 Parents:
  John B. King (1819 - 1863)
  Eliza Ann Sperry King (1822 - 1896)
 
 Spouse:
  Orpha Diantha Bell King (1846 - 1932)
 
 Siblings:
  Chester Albon King (1841 - 1898)*
  Smith Dana King (1842 - 1899)
  Harriet Orrilla King Ustick (1845 - 1929)*
  John Sperry King (1856 - 1926)*
  Frederick Lyndon King (1858 - 1939)*
  Caroline Aprilla King Mayfield (1861 - 1946)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Lakewood Cemetery
Minneapolis
Hennepin County
Minnesota, USA
Plot: Section 13, Lot 62, Grave 6
 
Created by: Rosie Seelt
Record added: Nov 11, 2011
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Smith Dana King
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