Loren John SMITH

Male 1886 - 1941  (55 years)


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  • Name Loren John SMITH  [2
    • Dunkirk Evening Observer
      26 Mar 1941

      SILVER CREEK MAN DIED IN BUFFALO

      Silver Cree, March 26--Loren Smith, well known resident of Silver Creek and salesman for Gibson Motor Company in Buffalo, died suddenly there Tuesday.

      Mr. Smith was born in Silver Creek 55 years ago, son of the late Daniel C. and Margaret McAndrew Smith. He attended school here and operated a farm, his present home, on Hanover road for several years before going to Buffalo to work. He was a member of Forestville Masonic lodge of which he was past master, and also served as worthy patron of Silver chapter, O.E.s.

      Mr. Smith leaves his wife, Celia Slawson Smith; two sons, Donald of Buffalo and David of Silver Creek; two daughter, Lorraine of Williamsville and Barbara of Lockport; two brothers, Ernest and Raymond of Silver Creek; a sister, Miss Margaret Smith of Silver Creek.

      Posted on Ancestry by Keith Smith on 19 Apr 2013 [1]
    Born 5 Feb 1886  Silver Creek, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Census 1920  Living in Hanover, Chautauqua Co., New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Census 1930  Living in Hanover, Chautauqua County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Census 1940  Living in Hanover, Chautauqua Co., New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Fact Son of Daniel C. Smith and Margaret C. McAndrews Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Died 25 Mar 1941  Buffalo, Erie Co., New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4
    Person ID I66899  Main Tree
    Last Modified 2 Jul 2017 

    Family Celia M. SLAWSON,   b. 17 Mar 1883, Hanover, Chatauqua County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Nov 1949, Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara Co., California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Married 29 Aug 1908  Perrysburg, Cattaraugus County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Children 
     1. Donald SMITH,   b. abt. 1911, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
     2. C. Lorraine SMITH,   b. abt. 1911, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
     3. Barbara Ann SMITH,   b. 21 Apr 1917, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jun 2000, Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara Co., California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)  [Birth]
     4. David Lee SMITH
    Last Modified 2 Jul 2017 
    Family ID F26884  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1930 - Living in Hanover, Chautauqua County, New York Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 25 Mar 1941 - Buffalo, Erie Co., New York Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S9032] Obituary Notice for Loren John Smith.

    2. [S03336] Slason-Slauson-Slawson-Slosson Family by George C. Slawson dated 1946.

    3. [S01837] Ancestry.com: U.S. World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918.

    4. [S01818] Ancestry.com: Social Security Death Index.

    5. [S9030] 1920 Census Hanover, Chautauqua County, New York.

    6. [S4607] 1930 Census Hanover, Chautauqua County, New York.

    7. [S9029] 1940 Census Hanover, Chautauqua County, New York.

    8. [S7723] FamilySearch.org: New York, County Marriages, 1847-1848; 1908-1936.