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Mary Leslie (Peters) Smith (1907 - 1997)

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Mary Leslie Smith formerly Peters
Born in Bedford County, Virginia, USAmap
Daughter of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Wife of — married 27 Oct 1951 in Clifton Forge, Virginia, USAmap
Wife of — married 20 Dec 1985 in Clifton Forge, Virginia, USAmap
[children unknown]
Died in Botetourt, Virginia, United Statesmap
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Biography

Mary Leslie Peters was born 8 Dec 1907 in Bedford County, Virginia, USA. She was the daughter of Frances Lillian Abbott and Joseph Clifton Peters.

In Sep 1909, her sister Ruby Ella Peters was born.

1910s

In Oct 1914, her sister Evelyn Maggie Peters was born. In Dec 1917, her brother Wesley Edward Peters was born. About 1919, her brother Joe Roy Peters was born.

1920s-'50s

In 1920, Mary L (12) lived in Amsterdam, Botetourt County with her father Joe C (54), mother Fanny L (32), sister Roxie A (14), younger sisters Ruby E (10) and Maggie E (5), and younger brothers Wesley E (2) and Roy J (0). [1]

She married (1st) Mr Weeks. Mr Weeks died.

On 27 Oct 1951, Mary Weeks (43) married (2nd) Jessie Clyde Dogan (40) in Portsmouth, Clifton Forge. Jesse was divorced, worked in the dry cleaning business, son of James Roxie and Marshall Lee Dogan, born in Botetourt Count, and lived in Troutville. Mary was living in Clifton Forge. [2]

In Mar 1957, her husband Jessie Dogan died.

1960s

On 22 Dec 1960, Mary Dogan married (3rd) David Murrill Preston in Draper, North Carolina. [3]

1970s

On 18 Jan 1970, David Preston and Mary Preston separated. [3]

In Jan 1978, her mother Frances died.

On 25 Jul 1978, Mary Preston (70) divorced David Preston (73) after being separated for more than one year. He was living in Catawba Hospital; she lived at 227 W Ridgeway Street in Clifton Forge. [3]

1980s

On 27 Aug 1982, Mary Preston (74) married (4th) James Ervine Lowen (62). James was the son of Lucy Lively and James Lowen and he lived at 627 Augusta Street in Covington. Mary lived at 227 W Ridgeway Street in Clifton Forge. [4] [5]

Mary and James Lowen separated 31 Jan 1983. [4]

On 13 Dec 1983, Mary Lowen (76) divorced James Lowen (62) in Clifton Forge because of desertion. James had lived at 118 W Main St in Covington; Mary lived at 227 W Ridgeway St in Clifton Forge. [4]

On 20 Dec 1985, Mary Preston (77) married (3rd) Paul Russell Smith (73) in Clifton Forge. Paul had been living at Route 2 Box 200 in fincastle, Botetourt County. He was the son of Carrie Brumfield and Marvin Smith. Mary was living at 420 W Ridgeway Streetin clifton Forge. [6]

In Apr 1989, her husband James Lowen died.

1990s

On 20 Feb 1997, Mary Smith (89) died. She was buried in Daleville Cemetery, Botetourt County. [7]

Obituary [8]

SMITH, Mary Leslie, 89, of Fincastle, died Thursday, February 20, 1997. She was a member of the Clifton Forge Moose Lodge Ladies Auxiliary #1683, and is survived by her husband, Paul R. Smith; two sisters, Ruby Ridenhour, Falls Church, Evelyn Redden, Nimitz, W. Va.; two brothers, Wesley E. Peters, Nimitz, W. Va., Clarence A. Peters, Pence Springs, W. Va.

Timeline Facts

  • Fact: Residence (1920) Amsterdam, Botetourt, Virginia, United States
  • Fact: Burial (1997) Daleville, Botetourt, Virginia, United States of America


Sources

  1. "United States Census, 1920," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MJJL-58N : accessed 17 October 2018), Mary L Peters in household of Joe C Peters, Amsterdam, Botetourt, Virginia, United States; citing ED 56, sheet 6B, line 62, family 104, NARA microfilm publication T625 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1992), roll 1880; FHL microfilm 1,821,880.
  2. "Virginia, Marriage Certificates, 1936-1988," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QK9J-H6ZC : 20 August 2018), Jesse Clyde Dogan and Mary Peters Weeks, 27 Oct 1951; from "Virginia, Marriage Records, 1700-1850," database and images, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com : 2012); citing , Clifton Forge, Virginia, United States, certificate 28186, Virginia Department of Health, Richmond.
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 "Virginia, Divorce Records, 1918-1988," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVBK-RSFG : 20 August 2018), Mary Lessie Peters and David Murrill Preston, 25 Jul 1978; from "Virginia, Marriage Records, 1700-1850," database and images, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com : 2012); citing , Clifton Forge, Virginia, United States, certificate #78-010786, Virginia Department of Health, Richmond.
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 "Virginia, Divorce Records, 1918-1988," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVBK-KVVX : 20 August 2018), Mary Preston Lowen and James Ervin Lowen, 13 Dec 1983; from "Virginia, Marriage Records, 1700-1850," database and images, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com : 2012); citing , Clifton Forge, Virginia, United States, certificate #83-022818, Virginia Department of Health, Richmond.
  5. "Virginia, Marriage Certificates, 1936-1988," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QV13-RCVD : 20 August 2018), James Ervine Lowen and Mary Leslie Peters Preston, 27 Aug 1982; from "Virginia, Marriage Records, 1700-1850," database and images, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com : 2012); citing , Clifton Forge, Virginia, United States, certificate 82-035850, Virginia Department of Health, Richmond.
  6. "Virginia, Marriage Certificates, 1936-1988," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QV13-P2ZQ : 20 August 2018), Paul Russell Smith and Mary Leslie Preston, 20 Dec 1985; from "Virginia, Marriage Records, 1700-1850," database and images, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com : 2012); citing , Clifton Forge, Virginia, United States, certificate 85-060993, Virginia Department of Health, Richmond.
  7. Find A Grave: Memorial # 61773143 "Find A Grave Index," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QV2Z-RRR2 : 11 July 2016), Mary Leslie Peters Smith, 1997; Burial, Daleville, Botetourt, Virginia, United States of America, Daleville Cemetery; citing record ID 61773143, Find a Grave, http://www.findagrave.com.
  8. Roanoke Times, The (VA) - February 22, 1997




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