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Vida Elizabeth Smith Smith Yates
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Birth: Jan. 16, 1865
Hancock County
Illinois, USA
Death: Jan. 3, 1945
Los Angeles
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Daughter of Alexander Hale Smith and Elizabeth Agnes Kendall. Granddaughter of Mormon Prophet Joseph Smith, Jr. and Emma Hale Smith.

Married R.L.D.S. Apostle and Church Historian Heman Conoman Smith June 2, 1886 at Independence,Jackson County, Missouri. They were later divorced.

She married James Elmer Yates October 2, 1926 at Potlatch,Latah County,Idaho.

Wrote the hymn, "The Old Old Path" and was the author of "One Day When Fell the Spirit's Whisper: Young People's History of the Church of Jesus Christ of L.D.S." vol. 1 (1914) vol. 2 (1918).

Family links: 
  Alexander Hale Smith (1838 - 1909)
  Elizabeth Agnes Kendall Smith (1843 - 1919)
  James Elmer Yates (1874 - 1954)
  Heman Conoman Smith (1850 - 1919)*
  Frederick Alexander Smith (1862 - 1954)*
  Vida Elizabeth Smith Smith Yates (1865 - 1945)
  Emma Belle Smith Kennedy (1869 - 1960)*
  Don Alvin Smith (1871 - 1904)*
  Joseph George Smith (1877 - 1936)*
  Arthur Marion Smith (1880 - 1965)*
  Coral Smith Horner (1882 - 1968)*
*Calculated relationship
Rose Hill Cemetery
Decatur County
Iowa, USA
Plot: 754 2
Created by: Carl W. McBrayer
Record added: May 14, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 37102739
Vida Elizabeth <i>Smith</i> Smith Yates
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Vida Elizabeth <i>Smith</i> Smith Yates
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