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View Tree for Elijah SmithElijah Smith (b. 1840, d. June 12, 1898)

Elijah Smith (son of James Smith)258 was born 1840 in TN258, and died June 12, 1898 in Adair co., KY258. He married Sarah Elizabeth Sallie Bear Butler on March 10, 1856 in Jeffersonville, Indiana258, daughter of Simon Running Bear Butler and Mary Polly Frazier.

 Includes NotesNotes for Elijah Smith:
US Census 1870
Name Relation Age
Smith, Elijah HH 28
Sarah Wife 27
Mary J. dau 13
Elizabeth dau 11
William son 7
Vesta A. dau 4
John son 1
Butler, Mary ML 55 born KY
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1880 US Census
Gradyville, Adair co., KY

Household Record:
Name Relation Marital Status Race Age Birthplace Occupation Fathers Bp Mothers Bp
Smith, Elijah Self M W 40 KY Farmer GA AL
Sarah Wife M 39 KY H.Wife
William Son S 17 KY Farm Laborer
John Son S 10 KY Farm Laborer
Sarah B. Dau S 8 KY At Home
Susen L. Dau S 7 KY At Home
George L. Son S 5 KY
Angaline Dau S 3 KY
James W. Son S 9M KY

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Smith family Cemetery ... Adair co., KY
This Cemetery is located on what was Wayne Legg farm, and before the Smith farm, Milltown, Adair co., Ky.. Take 61 North from the square towards Greensburg. Take Milltown Rd left, then left at Milltown Church Rd, and then left at Wayne Legg Farm.
First person buried in the faimly cemetery was Mary "Polly" Frazier Butler, wife of Simon Butler (full blood Cherokee Indian) and mother of Sarah Elizabeth Butler Smith.
There are at least 40 or more graves in this cemetery. .... Info furnished by Marilyn M. McAlister-Fair, daughter of Raymond Rollin McAlister and Alberta Florence Lane, Granddaughter of Charles McKinley Lane and Mary Ellen Woods, Great Granddaughter of Sarah Belle Smith and Benjamin Elisha Lane, and great great granddaughter of Elijah Smith and Sarah Elizabeth Butler.
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The entry below was made by Marilyn Fair:
Elijah enlisted in the Union Army, Aug.1863 at Pulaski Co. Ky., he was mustered in at Columbia, Adair Co. Ky. into Company D, 13th Regiment, of Ky.Volunteer Cavalry., Marilyn Fair has complete pension files.The death record for his sister Rachel Smith Spradling, says that their father was James Smith of Georgia.
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More About Elijah Smith:
Burial: Unknown, Smith family Cemetery, Adair co., KY.
Census 1: 1870, Census Adair co., KY ** See notes **.
Census 2: 1880, Census Adair co., KY ** See Notes **.
Military service: Civil War Co. D 13th KY/ vol calvary Union.258
Occupation: Farmer.
Source: Civil war pension records.258
Source of Info: Mairlyn Fair.

More About Elijah Smith and Sarah Elizabeth Sallie Bear Butler:
Marriage: March 10, 1856, Jeffersonville, Indiana.258

Children of Elijah Smith and Sarah Elizabeth Sallie Bear Butler are:
  1. +Mary Jane Molly Smith, b. April 03, 1858, Mercer or Boyle co., KY258, d. August 08, 1949, Adair co., KY.
  2. +Margaret Elizabeth Smith, b. April 05, 1859, Milltown, Adair co., KY258, d. March 17, 1908, Quanah, Hardeman co., Tx258.
  3. Unknown Child Smith, b. November 15, 1859, Pulaski co., KY258, d. date unknown.
  4. Lucinda Paradine Smith, b. November 15, 1861, Pulaski co., KY, d. December 20, 1862, Pulaski co., KY.
  5. +William Newton Smith, b. December 07, 1863, Pulaski co., KY258, d. October 26, 1943, Adair co., KY.
  6. +Vesta Ann Smith, b. February 10, 1865, Adair co., KY258, d. January 30, 1917, Adair co., KY.
  7. +John Ellijah "Lige" Smith, b. May 20, 1869258, d. date unknown.
  8. +Sarah Belle Smith, b. March 14, 1874, Adair co., KY258, d. February 26, 1955, Evergreen Cemetery, Louisville, Jefferson co., KY.
  9. +Susan Louvinia Alice Victoria Smith, b. March 06, 1875, Adair co., KY258, d. March 04, 1920, Adair co., KY258.
  10. Angeline Smith, b. 1877, Adair co., KY258, d. Bet. 1880 - 1900, Adair co., KY.
  11. George Tolbert Tile Smith, b. February 10, 1878, Adair co., KY258, d. January 30, 1962, Adair co., KY.
  12. James W. Smith, b. August 29, 1879, Adair co., KY258, d. Aft. 1900.
  13. +Addie Lee Smith, b. August 18, 1897, KY, d. December 05, 1976, Edingberg, Christian co., IL.
  14. +Rosa Lee Smith, b. March 29, 1881, Adair co., KY258, d. March 12, 1964, Adair co., KY.
  15. Robert Leslie Smith, b. January 09, 1884, Adair co., KY258, d. February 28, 1919, Jefferson co., KY.
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