Walter Jesse Smoak

9 February 1915–19 June 2003 (Age 88)
Meggett, Charleston, South Carolina, United States

The Life of Walter Jesse

When Walter Jesse Smoak was born on 9 February 1915, in Meggett, Charleston, South Carolina, United States, his father, Walter Henry Smoak, was 33 and his mother, Anna Dora Lefvendahl, was 26. He lived in Saint Pauls, Charleston, South Carolina, United States in 1920 and Denmark in 1974. He died on 19 June 2003, at the age of 88, and was buried in Celestial Memorial Gardens, West Columbia, Lexington, South Carolina, United States.

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Walter Jesse Smoak
1915–2003
Sara Milwee Long, AKA Milwee Long Lupo
1915–2008

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World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 1

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.
1917

Age 2

The United States take possession of the Virgin Islands. The islands are purchased from Denmark for $25 million the year before.
1939

Age 24

Denmark signs 10-year non-aggression pact with Nazi Germany.

Name Meaning

English: possibly a variant of Smock .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Jessie M Smoak in household of Walter H Smoak, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Rev J W Smoak in entry for Mr Henry Orange Smoak II, "United States, GenealogyBank Historical Newspaper Obituaries, 1815-2011"
  • Rev J Walter Smoak in entry for Mr Walter Arthur Smoak, "United States, GenealogyBank Historical Newspaper Obituaries, 1815-2011"

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