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Joseph & Susan Smith & Family
Genealogy information from Judy & George Knoblock

THOMAS JEFFERSON POPE was born Abt. 1820 in Indiana.  He married MARTHA ANN GILLILAND 16 Aug 1851.  She was born 04 Sep 1834 in Indiana, and died Abt. 1921.       

Children of THOMAS POPE and MARTHA GILLILAND are:

                   i.    SUSAN MARTHA POPE, b. 03 Mar 1867, Indiana; d. 19 Sep 1956, Corbin, KS.

                  ii.    THEODORE GRANT POPE, b. 03 Mar 1865, Springfield, MO; d. 04 May 1938, Doster, KS.

                 iii.    JEFFIE POPE, b. Abt. 1874, Kansas.

    Joseph Grant Smith, b. 2-Mar-1863 in Vinto, Benton Co., Iowa,[1],[2],[3] (son of Benjamin Franklin Smith and Weltha Ann Dana) d. Mother's Day 12-May-1935 near Perth, Sumner Co., Kansas,[4] buried in Perth Cemetery, Perth, Kansas,[5] occupation Farmer.[6]  Joseph bought land from his parents, Benjamin and Weltha Ann Smith April 27, 1883 in Sumner County, Kansas.  It was the South West Quarter (S.W. 1/4) of Section No. Two (2) in Township N; Thirty-four (34) South and in Range N. Three (3) West.  The purchase price was one thousand dollars.  This same land was homesteaded by his brother, Truman April 21, 1879 for two hundred dollars.  Joseph died in an automobile accident.  Joseph and his family were in Kingfisher County, Oklahoma arriving there in May, 1890. He married 22-Jan-1884 in Caldwell, Sumner Co., Kansas,[7],[8] Susan Martha Pope, b. 3-Mar-1867 in Gentry Co., Missouri,[9] d. 19 Sep 1956 Corbin, Sumner Co., Kansas.[10]  Susan: Susan, husband, Joesph Grant Smith and three children arrived in Kingfisher County, Oklahoma in May 1890.

                             Children:

                      i      Charles Benjamin Franklin Smith b. 29-Dec-1884. d. 01 Mar 1963

                      ii     Mary Ethel June Smith b. 9-Jun-1887. d. 23 Apr 1971

                      iii     Martha Elsie Jane Smith, b. 26-Oct-1889. d 23 Dec 1965

                      iv    Nettie Eska Josephine Smith, b. 18-Jun-1893. d 07 Aug 1956

                      v     Albert E. Smith b. 25-Mar-1896. d. 07 Jan 1979

                      vi    Myrtle Effie Pearl Smith b. 12-Apr-1898. d. 13 Nov 1985

                     vii    Edith Rosetta Smith b. 25-Jan-1901. d. 04 Jun 1986

                     viii   Grace Esther Theota Smith b. 7-Apr-1906. d. 12 Oct 1977

                      ix    Finace Everta Joy Smith b. 30-May-1910. d. 29 Aug 1987

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The Joseph G. Smith Family in 1901

 Joseph Grant Smith
Photo scanned from original tintype
Reverse side of tintype says:
Duddie Smith     Caldwell, Kansas
 
 Joseph Grant Smith
Joseph and Susan Smith   ~1934

Susan Martha Pope Smith 
Susan Martha Pope Smith 
Susan Martha Pope Smith 

Susan Martha Pope Smith and Aneliza Worland Niebaum

Footnotes:


[1]  Florence (Smith) Lee, Genealogy of the Smiths 1756-1951, Press Telegraph, Printers, Long Beach.

[2]  The Smith's 1756 to 1997, Compiled by Albert and Sharon Smith with credit to "Genealogy of the Smiths" by Florence G. Lee (Smith).

[3]  1880 United States Census, Caldwell, Sumner, Kansas, FHL Film 1254398/National Archives FilmT9-0398, Page 241A.

[4]  The Smith's 1756 to 1997, Compiled by Albert and Sharon Smith with credit to "Genealogy of the Smiths" by Florence G. Lee (Smith).

[5]  Gerald Arthur Smith, 1318 El Paso, Derby, Kansas 67037.

[6]  Information from the public records in the Court Clerk's Office, Wellington, Kansas.

[7]  Gerald Arthur Smith, 1318 El Paso, Derby, Kansas 67037.

[8]  The Smith's 1756 to 1997, Compiled by Albert and Sharon Smith with credit to "Genealogy of the Smiths" by Florence G. Lee (Smith).

[9]  The Smith's 1756 to 1997, Compiled by Albert and Sharon Smith with credit to "Genealogy of the Smiths" by Florence G. Lee (Smith).

[10]  The Smith's 1756 to 1997, Compiled by Albert and Sharon Smith with credit to "Genealogy of the Smiths" by Florence G. Lee (Smith).

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