Baby Smith

6 August 1920–6 August 1920
Preston, Franklin, Idaho, United States

The Life of Baby

When Baby Smith was born on 6 August 1920, in Preston, Franklin, Idaho, United States, his father, Perry Walker Smith, was 27 and his mother, Delphia Mecham Packer, was 21. He died on 6 August 1920, in his hometown, at the age of 0, and was buried in Riverdale Hill Crest Cemetery, Riverdale, Franklin, Idaho, United States.

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Perry Walker Smith
Delphia Mecham Packer
Thelma Packer Smith
Baby Smith
Baby Smith
Keith Perry Smith
Reva Smith
Patsy Gwen Smith

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Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a worker in metal, from Middle English smith (Old English smið, probably a derivative of smītan ‘to strike, hammer’). Metalworking was one of the earliest occupations for which specialist skills were required, and its importance ensured that this term and its equivalents were perhaps 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 the most frequent of all American surnames; it has also absorbed, by assimilation and translation, cognates and equivalents from many other languages (for forms, see Hanks and Hodges 1988 ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Smith, "Idaho, Jefferson Star, County Cemetery Records, 1800-2000"
  • Smith, "Idaho, Southeast Counties Obituaries, 1864-2007"
  • Smith, "Idaho, Southeast Counties Obituaries, 1864-2007"

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