Lucille Ellen Smith

Female20 January 1899–12 June 1989

Brief Life History of Lucille Ellen

When Lucille Ellen Smith was born on 20 January 1899, in Medina, Medina, Ohio, United States, her father, William John Smith, was 23 and her mother, Mary Jane Ritter, was 20. She married Frederick McKinley Butdorf on 3 April 1915, in Medina, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Sharon Township, Richland, Ohio, United States in 1940 and Shelby, Sharon Township, Richland, Ohio, United States for about 1 years. She died on 12 June 1989, in Shelby, Richland, Ohio, United States, at the age of 90, and was buried in Shelby, Richland, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

Donald Darl Kline
Lucille Ellen Smith
Marriage: 3 April 1930
Robert F Butdorf
William J Butdorf
Betty Butdorf
Richard Darrel Kline

Sources (14)

  • Lucille E. Kline, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Lucile E. Smith, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2016"
  • Lucille Ellen Kline, "Ohio Death Index, 1908-1932, 1938-1944, and 1958-2007"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    3 April 1930Medina, Medina, Ohio, United States
  • Children (4)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (6)

    +1 More Child

    World Events (8)

    1900 · Gold for Cash!

    Age 1

    This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

    1900 · Giving Puerto Rico an American Welcome

    Age 1

    A law that established government on the island of Puerto Rico and gave all Puerto Ricans citizenship. This law was replaced by the Jones–Shafroth Act in 1917.

    1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

    Age 24

    Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

    Name Meaning

    English and Scottish: occupational name denoting a worker in metal, especially iron, such as a blacksmith or farrier, from Middle English smith ‘smith’ (Old English smith, probably a derivative of smītan ‘to strike, hammer’). Early examples are also found in the Latin form Faber . Metal-working was one of the earliest occupations for which specialist skills were required, and its importance ensured that this term and its equivalents in other languages were the most widespread of all occupational surnames in Europe. Medieval smiths were important not only in making horseshoes, plowshares, and other domestic articles, but above all for their skill in forging swords, other weapons, and armor. This is also the most frequent of all surnames in the US. It is very common among African Americans and Native Americans (see also 5 below). This surname (in any of the two possible English senses; see also below) is also found in Haiti. See also Smither .

    English: from Middle English smithe ‘smithy, forge’ (Old English smiththe). The surname may be topographic, for someone who lived in or by a blacksmith's shop, occupational, for someone who worked in one, or habitational, from a place so named, such as Smitha in King's Nympton (Devon). Compare Smithey .

    Irish and Scottish: sometimes adopted for Gaelic Mac Gobhann, Irish Mac Gabhann ‘son of the smith’. See McGowan .

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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