Loretta Smiley

about 1868– (Age NaN)
Buchanan, Missouri, United States

The Life of Loretta

When Loretta Smiley was born about 1868, in Buchanan, Missouri, United States, her father, Alexander McConnell Smiley, was 52 and her mother, Sarah Jane McConnell, was 36. She lived in Missouri, United States in 1870.

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Alexander McConnell Smiley
Sarah Jane McConnell
Mary Margaret Smiley
Loretta Smiley
Nancy Belle Smiley
James Alexander Smiley
Sarah Elizabeth Smiley
Joseph Addison Smiley
Ida Jane Smiley

Parents and Siblings

    Alexander McConnell Smiley





    Mary Margaret Smiley


    Nancy Belle Smiley



    Sarah Elizabeth Smiley



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World Events (3)

1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 0

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.
1868 · The Fourteenth Amendment

Age 0

As one of the Reconstruction Amendments, the Fourteenth Amendment addresses the rights and protections that all citizens of the United States have. The amendment also limits actions of state and local officials in all states.
1904 · The World's Fair of 1904

Age 36

St. Louis hosted the 1904 World's Fair and welcomed a crowd of 200,000 visitors on opening day of April 30, 1904. The fair had exhibits from 50 countries and 43 states. Several notable inventions showcased at the fair include iced tea and the ice cream cone. By the time of its closing in December 1904, over 20 million people had visited the fair.

Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: of uncertain origin; probably a variant spelling of Smillie , but perhaps a habitational name, a variant of Smalley , or a nickname from Middle English smile ‘smile’, ‘grin’.

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

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Sources (2)

  • Loretta Smily in household of Alaxander Smily, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Loretta Smiley in household of Alex Smiley, "United States Census, 1880"

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