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 Joseph Leonard Smith

Joseph Leonard Smith

Birth
Colton, San Bernardino County, California, USA
Death 27 Oct 1939 (aged 52)
Weaverville, Trinity County, California, USA
Burial Weaverville, Trinity County, California, USA
Memorial ID 43424296 · View Source
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His parents were early Colton pioneers, Andrew Gil Smith & Rosenda Aguayo.

Maternal grandparents were Loreto Aguayo & Guadalupe Mesa, Agua Mansa pioneers from Sahuaripa, Sonora Mexico.

Paternal grandparents were Luisa Smith & Wilhelm Schmidt (a German) aka Guillermo Petrocinio Smith. (Monterey CA residents)

He married Sarah Martha Arguello of Tijuana, Mexico in April 1908 in San Diego, where they raised 5 children. In 1917, Joseph was hired as a fireman for the city of San Diego, then later worked as a truck driver for the SD Street Dept. They divorced in the late 1920s.

Their children:
Evelyn Myrtle Smith Sheehan (1909-2008)
Linda Nellie Smith Wing (1913-1987)
Joseph Leo Smith (1914-1969)
Helen Marie Smith McBryde (1916-1953)
Robert Ray Smith (1926-1996)

The headstone give his birth date as April 26, but all other records list April 27, 1887.


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Gravesite Details Buried in Section C, Row 8, Grave 11

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  • Maintained by: Carole Salazar
  • Originally Created by: Barbara LeClaire
  • Added: 22 Oct 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 43424296
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Joseph Leonard Smith (27 Apr 1887–27 Oct 1939), Find A Grave Memorial no. 43424296, citing Weaverville Cemetery, Weaverville, Trinity County, California, USA ; Maintained by Carole Salazar (contributor 46922377) .