|Birth: ||Nov. 4, 1849|
|Death: ||Dec. 25, 1928|
Son of Isaac & Priscilla Ault, one of 7 children.
As a young man he went to Illinois.
Married Ida F Leighton in 1878 in Hoopston, IL, and they had one daughter Jessie. His wife died 3 Sep 1882.
In the winter of 1884 William and his daughter moved to South Dakota and they were one of the first to have land in Jerald County.
William married Lucy Prat on 26 Jun 1887 and had two children;
Etoila Grace (d 4 years) and Mrs John Wolf of Clearmont, MO.
William joined the Presbyterian Church but after moving to Braddyville, IA he joined the Braddyville Methodist Church.
He and his wife Lucy had been active in business in Braddyville operating a meat market.
Jessie Ault Smith
Mrs John Wolf
Services were held at the Braddyville Methodist with C F Smith of New Market, IA officiating with the assistance of Rev Faye Merriott of College Springs, IA. Burial followed in Braddyville Cemetery
Ida F. Leighton Ault (1858 - 1882)
Lucy Pratt Ault (1869 - 1944)
Jessie F Ault Smith (1879 - 1958)*
Created by: Sandy Hicks Mullins
Record added: Mar 19, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 67121321