Posted By:Carol Powell
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Subject:Re: Julia Etta Lee(Smith) Born 1871,Clark Co, IN
Post Date:June 08, 2014 at 01:42:58
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Forum:Indiana Genealogy Forum
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Indiana, Marriages
Elmer D Smith Marriage Date: 29 May 1892 Place: , Clark, Indiana Registration Place: , Clark, Indiana, Marriage License Date: 27 May 1892 Spouse's Name: Julia Ett Lee Officiator's Name: H C Jackson
1900 Charlestown Township (west portion) Charlestown town, Clark, Indiana census
Household       Role       Gender       Age       Birthplace
Elmer Smith       Head       M       32        Indiana
Etta Smith       Wife       F       29        Indiana
Myrtle Smith       Daughter F       7        Indiana
Carl Smith       Son       M       6        Indiana
Hobart Smith       Son       M       4        Indiana
George Smith       Son       M       2        Indiana
Myette Smith       Daughter F       0        Indiana
Often the best place to find where someone was from is to start with where they died. I suggest getting death certificates and obituaries. Both should have parents' names and obit may have exact birthplace and surviving siblings which can be a BIG help. If you know where they married then get their marriage record. If you know what cemetery these people are buried in their headstones should give birth and death dates. If you know what church they were members of or where they are buried check with each to see what may be in their records on them. You might try www.familysearch.com; findagrave.com; Family Finder at FTDNA.com Newspapers are archived on microfilm in public libraries and local historical societies. If you can visit a Family History Ctr, you can order microfilm from LDS in Salt Lake City