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Matilda Berryman Smith Kellar
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Birth: Sep. 8, 1867
Gorin
Scotland County
Missouri, USA
Death: Aug. 27, 1946
Saint Louis
St. Louis County
Missouri, USA

Matilda was the daughter of Alexander & Roxelena "Roxie" (Baker) Smith.

She married William Joel Kellar in Scotland Co, MO, on January 11, 1891. Their children, all born in Gorin, were:
1. William Jean - b: Oct. 6, 1891
2. Forrest Glenn - b: June 8, 1894
3. Price Clarence - July 3, 1896
4. Fay Lillian - Mar. 28, 1899
5. Fern Lillian - Mar. 28, 1899
6. Minnie Laura - Dec. 6, 1901

Matilda and her husband lived at 4400 Wabash Ave. in St. Louis, when he was killed after being hit by a car in the summer of 1937. She remained here the rest of her life.

In 1941 she was diagnosed with breast cancer. During the next five years it had spread to the rest of her body, & she died at 3:30 p.m. on Aug. 27, 1946. She had lived 78 years, 11 months, & 19 days.

Her daughter, Fay Gaddy, was the informant on her death certificate. She was buried Aug. 29.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Alexander C Smith (1840 - ____)
  Roxelena Lena Baker Smith (1837 - 1917)
 
 Spouse:
  William Joel Kellar (1859 - 1937)
 
 Children:
  William Jean Kellar (1891 - 1971)*
  Forest Kellar (1894 - 1953)*
  Fay Lillian Kellar Gaddy (1899 - 1976)*
  Infant Kellar (1899 - 1899)*
  Minnie Laura Kellar Bird (1901 - 1979)*
  Willis Gordon Kellar (1904 - 2007)*
 
 Siblings:
  Walter Price Smith (1862 - 1949)*
  Matilda Berryman Smith Kellar (1867 - 1946)
  Minnie May Smith Pulliam (1868 - 1951)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Saint Paul's Churchyard
Affton
St. Louis County
Missouri, USA
 
Created by: Virginia Brown
Record added: Jan 24, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 47057339
Matilda Berryman <i>Smith</i> Kellar
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Matilda Berryman <i>Smith</i> Kellar
Added by: Susan Ing
 
Matilda Berryman <i>Smith</i> Kellar
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-Anonymous
 Added: Aug. 23, 2014

- Virginia Brown
 Added: Jan. 24, 2010
 
 
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