Stephen Everett Smith

16 January 1893–15 November 1978 (Age 85)
Bayard, Morrill, Nebraska, United States

The Life Summary of Stephen Everett

When Stephen Everett Smith was born on 16 January 1893, in Bayard, Morrill, Nebraska, United States, his father, Stephen Smith, was 41 and his mother, Amelia Wiley, was 37. He married Grace Edna White in March 1920, in Highland, Custer, Nebraska, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Cheyenne, Nebraska, United States in 1900 and Election District 18, Fremont, Wyoming, United States in 1940. He died on 15 November 1978, in Riverton, Fremont, Wyoming, United States, at the age of 85.

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Stephen Everett Smith
Grace Edna White
Marriage: March 1920
Lester Clayton Smith
Laurina Smith
Doris A Smith
Kathryn Smith
Clayton Melvin Smith
Lester C Smith
Raymond Leonard Smith

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  • Marriage
    March 1920Highland, Custer, Nebraska, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson
    Age 3
    A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
    Age 12
    Historical Boundaries - 1905: Fremont, Wyoming, United States
    1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress
    Age 23
    Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

    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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    Sources (9)

    • Steven E Smith in household of Mark A Smith, "United States Census, 1920"
    • Stephen Smith in household of Stephen Smith, "United States Census, 1910"
    • Legacy NFS Source: Stephen Everett Smith - birth: 16 January 1893; Bayard, Morrill, Nebraska, United States

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