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James Monroe Smith
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Birth: Apr. 6, 1826
Rhea County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Aug. 20, 1910
Polk County
Missouri, USA

James married Cytha Ann Morris (Payne) in Cass County, Missouri.

Children listed in the 1860 Dade County Census are Birdit age 9, James Edgar age 7, Mount Etna age 5, Edmond Haywood age 4, Almira F age 2, and in 1870 Census is Grant (Everett Grant born Feb 8, 1867, Cane Hill, MO) age 3 has been born.

Age 84, at the time of his death, the informant on James death certificate is E.J. Smith. Perhaps he was living with son James Edgar in Morrisville, Missouri.

James father is listed as A.W. Smith (possibly Anderson W. born 1800, Patrick, Virginia, died January, 1886, Johnson County, MO; 1880 Cooper County, MO Census age 80, with wife Eliza age 70), his mother Samantha Fulton (died 1829,Rhea County, Tennessee), both born in Tennessee. In the 1900 census James lists his father born in Virginia, his mother Tennessee.

In the Missouri Militia listing created April 8, 1865, under Independent Battalions, James M. Smith (Maj) is in charge of 2nd Battalions M.M. in Dade, Jasper and Barton counties. 
Family links: 
  Cytha Ann Payne Morris Smith (1829 - 1890)*
  Berdit Samantha Smith Berry (1850 - 1922)*
  Anderson W Smith (1855 - 1856)*
  Mount Aetna Smith (1855 - 1877)*
  Robert L Smith (1861 - 1866)*
*Calculated relationship
Morris Cemetery
Dade County
Missouri, USA
Created by: P Jones
Record added: Jun 05, 2011
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James Monroe Smith
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James Monroe Smith
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Civil War Veteran, Major Smith of the Missouri Militia
 Added: Sep. 22, 2011

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