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Squire Lowry Smith, Jr
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Birth: Oct. 16, 1848
Grayson County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Jun. 18, 1932
Flora
Clay County
Illinois, USA

Squire Lowry Smith married Margaret Hoke on December 1, 1875 in Clay County, Illinois USA.

Illinois Statewide Marriage Index - Volume D, page 96.

Copied from the Marriage Certificate ----
STATE OF ILLINOIS, Clay County, I R W Sandlin a Minister of the Gospel hereby certify that Mr. Squire Lowry Smith and Miss Margaret Hoke were united in Marriage by me at Bible Grove in the County of Clay and State of Illinois, on the First day of December A.D. 1875 - Signed: R W Sandlin.

Obituary appeared in the Flora Daily News on Monday, June 19, 1932.

Funeral Services for S.L. Smith Held Sunday Afternoon

Squire Lowry Smith, age 83 years, 8 months and 2 days died Saturday afternoon at four o'clock at the home of his son, Gabriel A. Smith in South Flora. Mr. Smith had been in ill health for some time.

Funeral services were held Sunday afternoon at three o'clock at the Hancock Chapel, with Rev. J.R. Hoy, pastor of the First Baptist Church in charge. Interment at Elmwood Cemetery.

Surviving are his wife and seven children.

 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Squire Lowry Smith (1817 - 1893)
 
 Spouse:
  Margarite Elizabeth Hoke Smith (1854 - 1944)
 
 Children:
  Talitha Jane Smith Green (1876 - 1924)*
  Gabriel Asa Smith (1881 - 1953)*
  Owen Wright Smith (1889 - 1944)*
 
 Siblings:
  Isavella Nancy Jane Smith Baird (1844 - 1876)*
  Gabriel Barney Smith (1845 - 1913)*
  Squire Lowry Smith (1848 - 1932)
  John Curtis Smith (1851 - 1930)*
  Mary A. Smith Hollister (1854 - 1933)*
  Malachi Judson Smith (1856 - 1878)*
  Jaynes Mayfield Smith (1858 - 1927)*
  Letitia Ann Smith Conley (1861 - 1930)*
  Samuel Sampson Smith (1862 - 1864)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
He is not listed in the cemetery inscription book, so there probably wasn't a stone there in 1965-74.

Note: FAG volunteer did not find a headstone for Squire Lowry Smith - 22 Apr 2013
 
Note: Buried on June 19, 1932 in Elmwood Cemetery - Information from Death Certificate.
 
Burial:
Elmwood Cemetery
Flora
Clay County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Sandra Taylor
Record added: Jun 07, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 111925332
Squire Lowry Smith, Jr
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Added by: Judith Norman
 
 
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Squire was my 2nd great grand uncle. I have been learning about your life in Clay County, Illinois. Rest in Peace!
- Sandra Taylor
 Added: Jun. 7, 2013
 
 
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