George Jones Smith

Male 1846 - 1909  (62 years)


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  • Name George Jones Smith  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
    Born 5 Nov 1846  Ystalyfera, Breconshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 5, 6, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
    Gender Male 
    Died 23 Apr 1909  Plymouth, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 10
    Buried Hanover, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Person ID I2705  Stewartsnydotcom
    Last Modified 14 Oct 2019 

    Father Ancestors Daniel Smith,   b. 1821, Merthyr, Glamorgan, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Apr 1878, Glamorganshire, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Emily Jones,   b. Abt 1819, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1913? 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 16 Jul 1838 
    Family ID F4585  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ancestors Elizabeth Ann Sprake,   b. 27 Mar 1855, Pontypool, Monmouthshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jul 1909, Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years) 
    Married 21 Jul 1873  Snowden Memorial Presbyterian Church Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 5, 12, 13
    Children 
    Married: 1x1. Emily May Smith,   b. May 1882, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Feb 1905  (Age ~ 22 years)  [natural]
    Married: 2x2. Charles Maynard Smith, Sr.,   b. 13 Feb 1890, Plymouth, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Oct 1957, Orwell, Oswego, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)  [natural]
     3. George Ernest Smith,   b. 12 Oct 1879, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 May 1938, Retreat, Luzerne, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years)  [natural]
     4. James Bert Smith,   b. 19 Dec 1886, Plymouth, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1942, Buffalo, Erie, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 57 years)  [natural]
    Married: 1x5. Edith Mary Smith,   b. 3 Nov 1875, Plymouth, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Sep 1915, Duncannon, Perry, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 39 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 14 Oct 2019 
    Family ID F865  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Newspaper Obituary - Saturday, April 24, 1909 Wilkes Barre Record - George E. Smith Dead - George E. Smith, one of the old residents and respected citizens of Plymouth, passed to his reward last night at his home on Beade street, after a long and lingering illness of heart trouble. Deceased was 63 years of age and was employed as engineer at the Dodson colliery of the Plymouth Coal Co. for a long term of years. He is survived by his wife and four children, Ernest, Bertie and Charles, at home, and Mrs. David J. Lewis of Duncannon, Pa. Mr. Smith was one of the most esteemed residents of this place and his death takes away a kind and obliging neighbor and friend, an affectionate and indulgent father and a loving and devoted husband.

      Newspaper Obituary - Saturday, April 24, 1909 Wilkes-Barre Times-Leader (Wilkes-Barre, PA) - Geo. E. Smith Died of Heart Trouble. - Last evening at 9:30 occured the death of George E. Smith at his home on River Street. His death was due to heart trouble, from which he had suffered for a couple of years. Mr. Smith was employed at the Dodson No. 13 colliery as an engineer for many years, but prior to his illness he was engaged as a pump runner. During the time that the steamboats were operated upon the river here he was employed as engineer on the steamer Wilkes-Barre. He lived in this town for many years and was widely known and was a respected citizen. Deceased was 63 years of age and leaves a wife and four children to mourn his loss. The children are Ernest, Bertie and Charles at home and Mrs. David J. Lewis of Duncannon, Pa. The funeral will be held on Tuesday afternoon at 2 o'clock with services at the house. Rev. E. E. Clark will officiate. Interment will be made in Hanover Green cemetery.

      Newspaper Obituary - Wednesday, April 28, 1909 Wilkes Barre Record - George E. Smith Buried - Yesterday afternoon occurred the funeral of George E. Smith of River street. Services were conducted at the house at 2 o'clock by Rev. E. E. Clark, of the Elm Congregational Church in the presence of a great gathering of sorrowing friends not a few of whom were from a distance. Two beautiful vocal selections appropriate to the occasion were rendered at the opening and closing of the services. Several floral offerings were laid on the casket, containing the remains. The pall bearers were Henry Lewis, Samuel Fudge, Ed. Stevens, Harry Epplett, John Muchler and William Buckingham.

      Newspaper Obituary - Saturday, April 24, 1909 Wilkes Barre Record - Deaths - Smith - At Plymouth, April 23, 1909, of heart trouble, George E. Smith, aged 68 years.

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      Birth date: abt 1851 Birth place: Farnham, Suffolk, England Residence date: 1901 Residence place: St John the Evangelist Westminster and St Margaret, London, England

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      Birth date: Nov 1845 Birth place: England Marriage date: 1874Marriage place: Residence date: 1900 Residence place: Plymouth borough, Luzerne, Pennsylvania Arrival date: 1866 Arrival place:

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      Birth date: Mar 1855 Birth place: England Marriage date: 1874Marriage place: Residence date: 1900 Residence place: Plymouth borough, Luzerne, Pennsylvania Arrival date: 1868 Arrival place: