Edward Warren Smith was the son of Walter Webster Smith and Sally Warren. Sally was the daughter of Caleb Dennis Warren and grandaughter of Col. Gideon Warren, Revolutionary War Patriots. He married 1st Emma R. Kieffer. They had 2 children, Mary E. Smith and George E. Smith. He married 2nd Martha J. Burgess Warner. They had 2 children, Jennie Smith and Mattie (Martha) B. Smith. .