William Smith

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ChartsAncestors of Cecil Andrew Smith
William Smith, whose ancestry is unknown (or not traced here), was born at Ohio, about 1818.1,2,3

William married (1) Lavina (Levina) Shidler, daughter of Peter Shidler and Mary (---), at Lawrence Co., Illinois, 6 November 1839;4 he married (2), as her 2nd husband, Rebecca Shidler, daughter of Peter Shidler and Mary (---), at Lawrence Co., 16 July 1854;5 he married (3) Malissa (---), whose ancestry is unknown (or not traced here), at Christy, Lawrence Co., Illinois, about 1864.6,7

Family 1

Lavina (Levina) Shidler b. 1822, d. bef. 1854
Children
  • Henry Smith8 b. 1841
  • Jacob Smith8 b. 1842
  • David A. Smith+9,10 b. 30 Apr 1842, d. 12 Jan 1916
  • Rebecca Smith8 b. 1847
  • Wilhelmina Smith11 b. abt. 1849

Family 2

Rebecca Shidler b. 1817, d. abt. 1865
Children
  • Louisa Smith8 b. 1856, d. bef. 1870
  • Ellis Smith12,8 b. 1858
  • Rosella Smith6,8 b. May 1860

Family 3

Malissa (---) b. 1842
Children
  • William Smith6 b. 1865
  • Edwin Smith6 b. 1866

Citations

  1. [S457] United States Census for 1850 [Seventh Census of the United States], Lawrence County, Illinois, population schedule, sheet 6, dwelling 75, family 75, William Smith household, age 32, born in Ohio, a farmer with $200 in real estate, digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com); original data: NARA micropublication M432, 1009 rolls, roll #115.
  2. [S458] United States Census for 1860 [Eighth Census of the United States], Christy Township, Sumner Post Office, Lawrence County, Illinois, population schedule, sheet 114, dwelling 790, family 767, William Smith household, age 42, born in Ohio, a farmer with $1000 in real estate and $500 personal property, digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com); original data: NARA micropublication M653, 1438 rolls, roll #198.
  3. [S459] United States Census for 1870 [Ninth Census of the United States], Christy Township, Sumner Post Office, Lawrence County, Illinois, population schedule, sheet 25, dwelling 163, family 163, William Smith household, age 52, a farmer born in Ohio, digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com); original data: NARA micropublication M593, 1748 rolls, roll #245.
  4. [S1655] Ada Miller, "Marriage Licenses, Lawrence County, Illinois, 1821-1849", [Dallas, Texas]: [1961], microform copy: FHL Film/Fiche #848652 #3, Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah, 30. She is named Sebrina in the marriage record, further cited as Miller, "Marriage Licenses, Lawrence County."
  5. [S1672] Illinois, "Illinois Statewide Marriage Index, 1763-1900," database, Illinois State Archives, (online: http://www.cyberdriveillinois.com/departments/archives/marriage.html), viewed May 2011), marriage record of William D. Smith and Rebecca Dickirson, citing Lawrence Co. marriage book D:186.
  6. [S459] US Census for 1870, Christy Township, Sumner Post Office, Lawrence County, Illinois, pop. sch., sheet 25, dwelling 163, family 163, William Smith hshld.
  7. [S1330] Estimated from birth date of first child (1865).
  8. [S458] US Census for 1860, Christy Township, Sumner Post Office, Lawrence County, Illinois, pop. sch., sheet 114, dwelling 790, family 767, William Smith hshld.
  9. [S1116] David Smith, Death Certificates (1916), Wabash County Clerk & Recorder, Mt. Carmel, Illinois.
  10. [S458] US Census for 1860, Christy Township, Lawrence County, Illinois, pop. sch., ED Sumner Post Office, dwelling 114, family 790, William Smith hshld, 767.
  11. [S457] US Census for 1850, Lawrence County, Illinois, pop. sch., sheet 6, dwelling 75, family 75, William Smith hshld, age 1, born in Illinois.
  12. [S459] US Census for 1870, Christy Township, Sumner Post Office, Lawrence County, Illinois, pop. sch., ED , sheet 25, dwelling 163, family 163, William Smith hshld.
This person was last edited on25 Jan 2020