|Birth: ||Nov. 12, 1860|
|Death: ||Dec. 9, 1944|
Samantha Jane was the daughter of James A. and Frances Hargate Smith and was raised with her brother, James, by her uncle, Wiley W. Smith and aunt, Emily Ann Austin Smith after her parents' death (date unknown).
Her paternal grandparents were Alexander and Lourana Emory Smith and her maternal grandfather was James Hargate.
Samantha married George W. Wright circa 1880 and had 11 children: Alexander (b. July 1881), Anna (b. 1883), John R. (b. April, 1886), Rice R. (b. Mar., 1888), Jessie (b. Feb. 1892); Bessie (b. Aug. 1893), Daisy (b. Feb. 1896), Guy (b. Sept. 1897), George (b. 1902), and twins Rudie and Raney (b. 1904). She was widowed by the 1910 census, but continued living with her children until her death.
According to her Texas death certificate, she died in Pineland, Sabine, TX, however her body was brought to Pine Bluff, AR for burial.
Jessica Wright Thrower (1892 - 1958)*
Memorial Park Cemetery
Created by: Kathie AAH
Record added: Jul 18, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 93830501