Leighton Edwin Smart

March 1868–12 July 1933 (Age 65)
Hodgdon, Aroostook, Maine, United States

The Life of Leighton Edwin

When Leighton Edwin Smart was born in March 1868, in Hodgdon, Aroostook, Maine, United States, his father, Lewis Smart, was 34 and his mother, Maria Louisa Longley, was 34. He married Mary Lula Collins on 6 September 1920, in Olean, Cattaraugus, New York, United States. He lived in Bradford, McKean, Pennsylvania, United States in 1900. He died on 12 July 1933, in Snyder Township, Jefferson, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 65, and was buried in Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Leighton Edwin Smart
Mary Lula Collins
Marriage: 6 September 1920

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6 September 1920
Olean, Cattaraugus, New York, United States

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World Events (8)

1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 2

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.
1877 · First National Strike in U.S. Begins In Pittsburgh Against Pennsylvania Railroad

Age 9

Coming out of an economic crisis, everyone was worried when cuts started happening in the railroad. They went on what would the great railroad strike of 1877.

Age 18

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

English: nickname for a brisk or active person, from Middle English smart ‘quick’, ‘prompt’ (Old English smeart ‘stinging’, ‘painful’, from smeortan ‘to sting’). This name is common and widespread throughout England, Wales, and Scotland.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Leighton L Smart in household of Lewis Smart, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Leighton Smart in household of Andrew Van Norman, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Leighton E Smart in household of Lewis Smart, "United States Census, 1880"

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