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Re: lorenzo d and nannie jane dean smith family
Posted by: Joan E. Rambo (ID *****8863) Date: February 28, 2012 at 19:41:31
In Reply to: lorenzo d and nannie jane dean smith family by janice truitt of 836

TX didn't begin to officially record vital records until 1903 and even then some counties didn't "get on board" until later dates.

TX Dth Idx thru 1976:

Name: Serintha Alice Holt
Death Date: 06 Jul 1945
Death Place: Wichita Falls, Wichita, Texas
Gender: Female
Race: white
Death Age: 56 years 1 month 5 days
Estimated Birth Date:
Birth Date: 01 Jun 1889
Birthplace: Nocona, Texas
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name:
Father's Name: L. D. Smith
Father's Birthplace: Miss.
Mother's Name: Nannie Dean
Mother's Birthplace: Mo.
Occupation: Housewife
Place of Residence: Nocona, Montague, Texas
Burial Place: Nocona, Texas
Burial Date: 06 Jul 1945
Additional Relatives: X
Film Number: 2137962
Digital Film Number: 4029642
Image Number: 1635
Reference Number: 32858
[Informant C.C. Holt]

She's listed on Find a Grave site in Nocona Cemetery and so is Christopher Columbus Holt 1889-1950, probably her husband.

Girls not born in the "late" 1890s.

1900 census Montague Co, TX:

Smith, Lorenzo D., h, b May 1860, 40 md 15 yrs, b MS, MS, MS
" Nannie J., wf, b Jul 1868, 31 md 15 yrs, 3 ch, 3 lvg, b MO, TN, MO
" Rosa E., d, b Aug 1885, 14, b TX
" Serentha, d, b Jun 1889, 10, b TX
" Pe___ L., d, b Ap 1893, 7, b TX

By 1920 daughter Rosa is living with Lorenzo and Nannie, she's Rosa Hodges, widow and her two children are there, too -- Stanley M., 10 and Audria, 5.

Backing up to 1910 census Montague Co, TX:

Hodges, James F., h, 24, M(1) 3 yrs, b TX, TN, TX
" Rosa, w, 24 M(1) 3 yrs, 2 ch, 1 lvg, b TX, MS, MO
" Stanley M., s, 6/12, b TX

By 1930 Rosa is living on her own with children.

Happy Hunting (^_^)

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