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Smith Cemetery
Also known as Smith Ranch, or Smith - Locust Grove
Locust Grove Township, Section 6



While compiling the cemetery listings to provide you with as much information as possible we found it necessary to add an INDEX TO SOURCE INFORMATION. We have made special effort to show from which source the information was obtained in order for you to document the information.

Since this information has been transcribed several times and its accuracy may be flawed we encourage you to verify this information with all primary information available to you.

INDEX TO SOURCE INFORMATION:
Primary source transcribed by Deborah Brownfield-Stanley from "Jefferson County Records" Vol. 2, pgs. 273 - 280
Additional sources as noted in Src column.
2 = Jefferson County Iowa - 77 Cemeteries - 1839-Dec. 1990 by Verda J. Baird - pub. July 1995.
3 = Obituary. Click on number to view.
4 = Biography. Click on number to view.
5 = Document. Click on number to view.
6 = Family Group Sheet. Click on number to view.

*   = Birth date calculated from death date and age shown on stone.
**  = Found in other source listed.
*** = No tombstone.

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This cemetery updated through 2005 courtesy of index cards kept by Verda Baird, and from 2006 forward by Joey Stark from Fairfield Ledger obituaries.

 

SURNAME
Given Name
Maiden Name
DOB
DOD
Aged
Spouse
Comment
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C
               
CALDWELL David***   1820 15 Mar 1890   1)Mary ______;
2)Rose Anna HOLT
No stone  
CALDWELL June Etta***   1859 23 Jul 1934     Dau of D. & R.; no stone  
CALDWELL Mary
?
19 Jan 1826* 17 Oct 1857 31y 9m 28d David CALDWELL    
CALDWELL Rose Anna*** HOLT 18?? 27 Nov 1902   David CALDWELL No stone  
CLAMAND J. H.   28 Feb 1820* 8 Sep 1850 30y 6m 10d      
COWGER Elva E.   14 Oct 1871* 6 Feb 1872 3m 22d   Dau of H.S. & S.J.; A little flower of love - That blossomed but to die - Transplanted now above- To bloom with God on high.  
SURNAME 
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Maiden Name
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Comment
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D
               
DANELS Maude SHELTON 14 Oct 1880 3 Oct 1977 96 yrs Omer DANELS Ledger 4 & 5 Oct 1977 [3]
DANELS Omer   1871 24 Jun 1951   Maude SHELTON Ledger 25 Jun 1951 p.8 col.3  
DAVIS Anna M. FAIRCHILD 27 Jan 1811* 8 Aug 1901 89y 6m 11d Robert DAVIS N. face of stone  
DAVIS Betheany JOB   3 Aug 1879 65y 9m John DAVIS    
DAVIS Delilah WILKINSON 25 Jun 1809* 10 Mar 1900 90y 8m 15d James B. DAVIS    
DAVIS Erastus F.   1849 29 May 1922   Rachel M. JONES    
DAVIS Evalina L. TROXELL 12 Mar 1841* 11 Jul 1886 45y 3m 29d John L. DAVIS    
DAVIS Franklin M.     20 Mar 1848 9 yrs   Son of J. & B.  
DAVIS Georgia Marie HUDSON 24 Apr 1903 24 Feb 1981 77 yrs 1)Harley McGUIRE;
2)Leomer B. DAVIS
The Holy Bible; Married Feb. 24 1932 [3]
DAVIS Henry R.   16 Jan 1857 28 Apr 1857 3m 12d   E. face of stone; son of R. & A.M.; also has a footstone  
DAVIS Infant (m)   1880 1880     On same stone as Millie; son of E. & R.  
DAVIS James B.   23 Apr 1806* Feb 3 1885 78y 9m 10d Delilah WILKINSON    
DAVIS James S.   5 Jun 1861* 28 Apr 1862 10m 23d   Son of J.L. & E.L.  
DAVIS John   9 Jan 1815* 18 Feb 1875 60y 1m 9d Betheany JOB    
DAVIS John L.   20 May 1832 23 Oct 1913 81y 5m 3d Evalina L. TROXELL    
DAVIS Josie   8 Jun 1850* 30 May 1904 53y 11m 22d   East face of stone; dau of R. & A.M.  
DAVIS Leomer D.   10 Dec 1896 21 Sep 1961 64 yrs 1)Anna GUBHRUD;
2)Georgia M. HUDSON McGUIRE
The Book of Mormon; Anna died 1957 in Fargo ND - bur. there [3]
DAVIS Mary C.   1853 13 Feb 1929     Dau of R. & A.M.  
DAVIS Matilda E.   10 Aug 1866* 24 Aug 1866 14d   Dau of W.F. & M.C.  
DAVIS Melinda   15 Nov 1847* 11 Feb 1869 21y 2m 26d unmarried On south face of stone; dau of R. & A.M.; also has a footstone  
DAVIS Millie   18 Apr 1884 5 Jul 1885     Died of whooping cough; dau of Erastus F. & Rachel M.  
DAVIS Nancy E.   1844 1929     Dau of R. & A.M.  
DAVIS Rachel Matilda JONES 1859 21 Mar 1931   Erastus F. DAVIS    
DAVIS Robert   8 Apr 1810* 25 Sep 1891 81y 5m 17d Anna M. FAIRCHILD W. face of stone  
DAVIS Sarah BLACKBURN 21 Mar 1789* 20 May 1855 66y 1m 29d 1)William DAVIS;
2)Robert LONG
See LONG  
DAVIS Thomas   28 Aug 1862 28 Aug 1862     Son of W.F. & M.C.  
DOUGHTY Nancy   3 Jul 1830* 13 Sep 1858 28y 2m 10d   Dau of S. & O.  
DOWNEY John     25 Feb 18-- (64?) 71y
3?m
9?d
  Stone fallen, broken, and chipping away  
DOWNEY Sarah COOK 5 Sep 1777* Jan 12 1854 76y 4m 7d Archibald DOWNEY He died 1814 Nicholas Co KY  
SURNAME
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Maiden Name
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FARQUHAR Mary J.   14 Sep 1859* 30 Jun 1881 21y 9m 16d Thomas FARQUHAR    
FISHER Polly LONG 21 Nov 1830 27 Sep 1879   Hiram FISHER Dau of Robert & Sally  
FISHER William S.   14 Apr 1870 13 Sep 1870     Son of H. & P.A.  
SURNAME
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Maiden Name
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Aged
Spouse
Comment
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H
               
HAINES William Franklin   12 Apr 1861* Oct 16 1861 6m 4d   Son of J.S. & Martha; bur. next to his mother's siblings Melinda & Harry DAVIS  
HARDING Andrew Jackson   1838 186?   married - spouse not named Co. K 7th Iowa Inf. (no dates)  
HARDING Catherine*** McCALL 1802 29 Dec 1884   Saul HARDING Jr. No stone  
HARDING Richard Johnson   1842 11 Jan 1862     Co. D 15th Iowa Inf. (no dates)  
HARDING Saul Jr.   1792 5 Jan 1884   Catherine McCALL Died in Barton KS - bur. there  
HAWTHORN David Franklin   10 Aug 1860 1 Mar 1862 1y 6m 21d   Son of R.T. & Mary J.; on stone with them and individual stone  
HAWTHORN Elennory   30 Oct 1859 24 Sep 1860 10m 24d   Dau of R.T. & Mary J.; on stone with them and individual stone  
HAWTHORN Mary J. REED 29 Jun 1825 27 Sep 1901   Reid T. HAWTHORN    
HAWTHORN Reid Templeton   5 Mar 1819 22 Apr 1884   Mary J. REED    
HUDSON Dewey R.   24 Dec 1905 29 Oct 1987 81 yrs Eva BARRON FULLER She died 1966 & bur Blue Point Cem. [3]
HUDSON Edmond Harrison   6 Jul 1874 27 Jul 1953 79 yrs Nellie W. SMITH Father [3]
HUDSON Nellie Wrenshall SMITH 6 May 1876 4 Jul 1961 85 yrs Edmond H. HUDSON Mother; dau of William & Sarah LONG SMITH [3]
HUPP Donamontha Juanita DAVIS 10 Apr 1933 25 Sep 2003 70 yrs 1)Robert Paul BLACK;
2)Raymond J. HUPP
  [3]
HUPP Raymond John   9 Jan 1930 3 Nov 1982 52 yrs Donamontha J. DAVIS BLACK Korean Conflict; died in Iowa City IA [3]
SURNAME
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Maiden Name
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Aged
Spouse
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LEISURE William E.     31 Aug 186_ (6?) 3y 2m 3d   Chipped stone; son of G.H. & M.I.  
LONG Elizabeth J.   12 Jul 1848* 19 Sep 1849 1y 2m 7d   Dau of W.K. & C.  
LONG Robert (Rev.)   26 Apr 1775* 12 Dec 1850 75y 7m 16d Sarah BLACKBURN DAVIS    
LONG Sarah BLACKBURN 21 Mar 1789* 20 May 1855 66y 1m 29d 1)William DAVIS;
2)Robert LONG
   
SURNAME
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Maiden Name
DOB
DOD
Aged
Spouse
Comment
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M
               
McDOWELL Bertha   23 Apr 1891* 1 Feb 1892 9m 8d   Dau of W. & S.  
McDOWELL Sarah Naomi SMITH 24 Dec 1855 29 Jan 1927   Willis McDOWELL Birth year on stone is incorrect; dau of Wm. & Sarah; Willis bur Bladensburg Cem; his 2nd wife  
McKINNEY Chinelsa SMITH 31 Oct 1878 14 Sep 1919   Robert McKINNEY B N Sep 25 1919  
McKINNEY Infant (f)     6 Jul 1916     Dau of Robert & Chinelsa  
McKINNEY Robert   11 Sep 1876 15 Dec 1920   Chinelsa SMITH (BN Dec 16, 5-4)  
McNEW Edward T.   15 Oct 1827* 16 Sep 1867 39y 11m 1d Mary A. ______    
MELSON Sarah M.   1862* 24 May 1886 24y 2m W. A. MELSON    
SURNAME
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Maiden Name
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Aged
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PHELPS Harriet E.   25 Apr 1849* 23 Jan 1853 3y 8m 28d   Dau of B.B. & J.  
PHELPS Milia A.   26 Dec 1860* 24 Jan 1861 28d   Dau of J. & A.  
PRINCE Jessie V. HUDSON 24 Jun 1907 17 Nov 1993 86 yrs Raymond R. PRINCE   [3]
PRINCE Raymond R.   3 Oct 1912 10 Jun 1978   Jessie V. HUDSON    
SURNAME
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Maiden Name
DOB
DOD
Aged
Spouse
Comment
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R
               
RILEY Mary Drucilla   10 Jul 1868* 4 Feb 1870 1y 6m 24d   Dau of J. & M.C.  
ROBERTS Indiana F.   21 May 1867* 18 Oct 1872 5y 4m 27d   Child of J.T. & E.R.  
ROBERTS James   12 Jul 1804* 23 Jan 1854 49y 6m 11d      
ROBERTS Mary A.   20 Feb 1854* 11 Mar 1854 21d   Dau of J.T. & E.R.  
SURNAME
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Maiden Name
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SHEARER Sarah F.   18 May 1856* 1 Mar 1857 8m 13d   Dau of D. & M.J.  
SHELTON Jesse M.   1897 1969   Olive M. LEECH    
SHELTON Mary Marilda SNIDER 1853 12 Sep 1904   William L. SHELTON Marilda in dau Maude DANELS' obit [3]
SHELTON Olive M. LEECH 1917 20 Sep 1976   Jesse M. SHELTON    
SHELTON William Luther   1848 5 Nov 1924   Mary M. SNIDER    
SMITH Alec P.***   1847 15 Jan 1930   Louisa Isabelle LAMB No stone; died Bettendorf IA [3]
SMITH Alexander Bonner***   17 Apr 1817 31 Mar 1900   Catherine HARDING No stone  
SMITH Catherine HARDING 3 Jan 1831 9 Sep 1878 47y 8m 6d Alexander B. SMITH    
SMITH Elizabeth BONNER 20 Aug 1797 3 Jul 1883   Sampson SMITH Dau of Wm. & Hannah BONNER  
SMITH Elizabeth   5 May 1863 5 Mar 1887 23y 9m 14d   Dau of Wm. & Sarah  
SMITH Elizabeth S. HUDSON 24 Nov 1838 26 Nov 1909   Harrison SMITH Dau of Joseph & Rachel HUDSON  
SMITH Estella   1875* 23 Feb 1879 3y 5m   Dau of H & E.S.  
SMITH Gerald Ray   10 Feb 1925 1 Jul 2010 85 yrs 1)Twyla Ramona WELCH;
2)Shirley Ann HOLTON;
3)Marlys May SOMMER
  [3]
SMITH Grant   1865 25 Feb 1934   Mary M. CLINE Father  
SMITH Harrison   15 Jul 1821 10 Feb 1913   1)Susannah BOWMAN;
2)Elizabeth HUDSON
1st Lieut. Co D 19 Ia Inf [3]  [4]
SMITH Harrison Ellsworth   6 Nov 1862 25 Feb 1937   Nettie DeGOOD    
SMITH Infant (m)   2 Sep 1873* 23 Sep 1873 21 days   Son of H. & E.S.  
SMITH James R.   30 Mar 1851* 10 Jun 1852 1y 2m 10d   Son of A.B. & C.  
SMITH John C.***   1829 3 Nov 1896   1)Martha ROMACK;
2)Sarah GOBBLE
Son of Nathan; no stone  
SMITH Lavina M.   1 Nov 1869* 16 May 1873 3y 6m 15d   Dau of A.B. & C.  
SMITH Lorhetta   13 Mar 1860 18 Sep 1861 1y 6m 5d   Dau of Wm. & Sarah  
SMITH Lucinda V.   30 Dec 1863* 18 Oct 1864 9m 18d   Dau of A.B. & C.  
SMITH Margaret Ettelka   3 Apr 1890 14 Feb 1977   unmarried Dau of Harrison & Nettie [3]
SMITH Martha*** ROMACK 1826 15 Feb 1861   John C. SMITH No stone  
SMITH Mary Melissa CLINE 1870 1923   Grant SMITH Mother  
SMITH Mary Neva MILLER 1900 17 Jan 1997 96 yrs Raphael E. SMITH Died Coralville IA [3]
SMITH Max Dewey   17 Feb 1898 4 Jul 1951   Anna Dora RILEY Father; divorced; USMC WWI [3]
SMITH Nettie DeGOOD 18 Dec 1865 10 Apr 1948 82 yrs Harrison E. SMITH   [3]
SMITH Phebe E.   1 Apr 1868* 11 Jul 1888 20y 4m 10d   Dau of A.B. & C.  
SMITH Raphael Earlson   19 Jun 1895 23 Mar 1982 86 yrs Mary N. MILLER Died in Douds IA [3]
SMITH Russell Winfield   16 Aug 1855* 22 Sep 1857 2y 1mo 6d   Son of H. & S.  
SMITH Sampson   14 Jul 1794* 29 May 1872 77y 10m 15d Elizabeth BONNER War of 1812; 4th SGT - 5th Reg VA Militia [4]
SMITH Sarah*** GOBBLE 1839 1908   John C. SMITH No stone; died in Runnels IA  
SMITH Sarah Alexander LONG 2 Nov 1831 15 Sep 1915   William SMITH    
SMITH Susannah BOWMAN 5 Jul 1826* 25 Feb 1870 43y 7m 20d Harrison SMITH Her last words were: Be kind to Elsy and the girls And remember me.  
SMITH Thomas   25 Dec 1832 31 Jul 1904     Son of Sampson & Elizabeth  
SMITH Thomas F.   27 Aug 1858* 13 Aug 1860 1y 11m 16d   Son of H. & S.  
SMITH Vauko   4 Sep 1892 14 Aug 1964     Cpl. 42nd IA Inf. 12th Div. WWI; bur. beside Max  
SMITH Westilla E.   6 Aug 1856 10 Apr 1886 29y 8m 4d   Dau of Wm. & Sarah  
SMITH William   30 Oct 1818 7 Oct 1892   Sarah A. LONG    
SMITH Willie H.   28 Feb 1870* 3 May 1872 2y 2m 5d   Son of A.R. & L.L.  
SPURLOCK Andrew J.   19 Aug 1854* 7 May 1875 20y 8m 18d   Son of A.J. & P.A.; also on stone w/bro Lafayette  
SPURLOCK Andrew Jackson   23 Feb 1820 6 Jul 1892 72 yrs Polly A. SMITH S. face of stone  
SPURLOCK Aperilla J.   17 Oct 1865* 29 Sep 1866 11m 12d   Dau of A.J. & P.A.  
SPURLOCK Lafayette   30 Aug 1844* 15 Apr 1864 19y 7m 15d   Son of A.J. & P.A.; died of wounds received at Mark's Mills Ark.; A member of Co. H 36 Iowa Inf't.  
SPURLOCK Lillie M.   30 Aug 1882* 2 May 1883 8m 2d   Dau of S.S. & I.M.  
SPURLOCK Minnie V.   23 Dec 1873* 29 Aug 1877 3y 8m 6d   Dau of S.S. & Ida M.  
SPURLOCK Parsol V.   12 Oct 1880* 3 May 1881 6m 21d   Son of S.S. & Ida M.  
SPURLOCK Polly A. SMITH   20 Feb 1894 68 yrs Andrew Jackson SPURLOCK N. face of stone  
SPURLOCK Samson Samuel   18 May 1852 28 Jun 1883 31y 1m 10d Ida M. HOUDYSHELL    
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WILLIAMS Eliza   23 Jun 1847* 25 Dec 1847 6m 2d   Dau of H. & H.  
WILLIAMS Harriet   19 Sep 1811* 12 Nov 1866 55y 1m 23d H. WILLIAMS    
WILLIAMS Leverett   9 Oct 1830* Nov 18 1854 24y 1m 9d      
WILSON Infant (f)     26 Mar 1898     Dau of J.L. & A.V.  
WILSON Sarah Hannah DAVIS 3 Sep 1841* 12 Jan 1870 28y 4m 9d George E. WILSON On south face of DAVIS stone; dau of R. & A.M.  


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