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Lyda Smith

Lyda Smith

Female 1857 -

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  • Name Lyda Smith 
    Born 3 May 1857  Coal City, Owen Cnty, IN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Person ID I10603  SnoufferCampbell
    Last Modified 21 Aug 2012 

    Family William R. Kent,   b. 10 Jun 1866, Clay Cnty, IN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 14 Feb 1922  Owen Cnty, IN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 21 Aug 2012 
    Family ID F3840  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • The LDS Collection "Indiana, Marriages, 1811-1959," lists a marriage between William R. Kent, born 10 Jun 1866 in Clay Cnty, IN, to Lyda Smith, born 3 May 1857 in Coal City, IN. The marriage occurred in Owen Cnty, IN on 14 Feb 1922. The groom's parents are listed as Alexander Kent and Sarah Smith. The bride's parents are listed as Jacob Hout and Susanah Sadler. (LDS Film 1312988; digital folder 4170561).

      In 1930 the census shows William R Kent, 63, living with his wife Lyda, 72. William was working at "common labor." 1930 U.S. Census, Jefferson Twsp, Owen Cnty, IN (T 626, Roll 622, stamped p. 41B).

      The couple was still together when the 1940 census was taken in April 1940. William was 73; Lyda was 83. William was retired from employment. 1940 U.S. Census, Jefferson Twsp, Owen Cnty, IN (T 627, Roll 10833, stamped p. 45).