Augustus G. SMITH

HAIRSTON.org ID#610, b. 20 August 1871, d. 1931
Father*James Kesiah SMITH1 b. a 1847
Mother*Charlotte Ruth GRISHAM1 b. a 1851
Birth*Augustus G. SMITH was born on 20 August 1871 in Monroe, Louisiana.2 
He was the son of James Kesiah SMITH and Charlotte Ruth GRISHAM.1 
Census 1880Augustus G. SMITH appeared on the 1880 census of James Kesiah SMITH on 1 June 1880 in Ouachita Parish, Louisiana; James K Smith 33 (farmer, both parents born in LA), Charlot R Smith 29 (parents born in SC and MS), John Smith 11, Augustus Smith 8.1

 
Marriage*Augustus G. SMITH married Mary Elizabeth BLANKENSHIP, daughter of J. BLANKENSHIP, on 6 February 1896 in Quachita Parrish, Louisiana.2,3 
Occupation*Augustus G. SMITH was Carpenter in 1900. 
Census 1900*He appeared on the census of 23 June 1900 in District 92, West Monroe, Ouachita Parish, Louisiana, G A Smith 28, Mary E Smith 20, Stacy B Smith 2, Ora M Smith 12.2

 
OccupationHe was Hardware proprietor in 1910.4 
Census 1910*He appeared on the census of 16 April 1910 in Ward 6, District 56, Houston, Harris Co., Texas, Augustus Smith 39 hardware proprietor, Mary Smith 30, Stacie Smith 12, Ora Smith 10, Verbenia Smith 5.4

 
Marriage*He married Elsie JENSEN after 1923. 
Residence*Augustus and Elsie Smith living 033 E. Forsyth, Jacksonville, Florida.5 
Death*Augustus G. SMITH died in 1931 in Jacksonville, Florida,of gallbladder problems. 
Burial*He was buried in Jacksonville, Florida

Family 1

Mary Elizabeth BLANKENSHIP b. 20 Feb 1880, d. 16 Mar 1923
Children

Family 2

Elsie JENSEN

Sources (www.HAIRSTON.org)

  1. [S1880] 1880 Federal Census - National Archives and Records Administration.
  2. [S1900] 1900 Federal Census - National Archives and Records Administration.
  3. [S3110] Louisiana Marriages Records, 1851-1900, Provo Utah, Ancestry.com.
  4. [S1910] 1910 Federal Census - National Archives and Records Administration.
  5. [S166] U.S. City Directories, 1821-1989.
Last Edited1 Sep 2016