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William Thornton Sanford Smith
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Birth: Mar. 24, 1832
Virginia, USA
Death: Apr. 11, 1886
Scotland County
Missouri, USA

William Thornton Sanford Smith is the son of Elisha and Margaret Smith. The 1850 census places him in Hardy County, Virginia, at age 18. He moved first to Ohio where he married Mary Elizabeth Minear. They settled in Yellow Bud, Union Township, Ross County. By 1870, the family had relocated to Cerro Gordo, Piatt County, Illinois, where he worked as a carpenter. In 1880, the family settled in Grant Township, Clark County, Missouri, later moving to the Arbela area in Scotland County, Missouri. The couple had ten children. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Mary Elizabeth Minear Smith (1840 - 1909)
 
 Children:
  Newton W. Smith (1861 - 1897)*
  Blanche Smith Cunningham (1868 - 1954)*
  Oscar McCollister Smith (1874 - 1947)*
  Myrtle Laura Smith Unger (1878 - 1942)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Hickory Grove Cemetery
Arbela
Scotland County
Missouri, USA
 
Created by: Larry and Jane
Record added: Aug 23, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 15478407
William Thornton Sanford Smith
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