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Gilbert G. Smith (1852 - 1937)

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Gilbert G. Smith
Born in Franklin, New York, United Statesmap
Husband of — married 13 May 1877 in Wood, Wood, Wisconsin, United Statesmap
Descendants descendants
Died in Rhinelander, Oneida, Wisconsin, United Statesmap
Profile last modified 12 Sep 2019 | Created 9 Sep 2019 | Last significant change: 12 Sep 2019
15:18: Nance (Wittren) Sampson added Emiline (Smith) Carbine (1841-1929) as sibling for Gilbert G. Smith (1852-1937). [Thank Nance for this]
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Biography

Gilbert was born in 1852. He passed away in 1937.

Obituary for Gilbert G. Smith:

Gilbert Smith, 84, Dies Today

Former Timber Cruiser Came Here in 1915; Leaves Widow, Five Children.

One of northern Wisconsin's few remaining old time timber cruisers, Gilbert Smith, died in his home, 534 Messer street, at 6 o'clock this morning. He had been ill for one week with pneumonia, and was 84 years of age.

Born in Franklin county, N. Y., in 1852, he came to Wisconsin in 1861 with his parents. In 1902 he moved to Forest county, where he was employed as a timber cruiser by the Hiles Lumber company.

In 1915 Mr. Smith came to Rhinelander as a timber cruiser for Hardell and Kabel.

He leaves his widow, Marion Smith; four daughters, Mrs. Mary Keopke, Detroit, Mich., Mrs. Verna Hyland, Iron Mountain, Mich., Mrs. Emil Kuehl, Three Lakes, and Mrs. Ed Dovey, Rhinelander; and one son Ernest Smith, Rhinelander.

Funeral services will be held at 2 o'clock Wednesday afternoon in the Hildebrand chapel. The Rev. Ralph V. Austin, pastor of the Congregational church, will officiate, and burial will be in Forest Home cemetery.

Sources

  • "Wisconsin, County Marriages, 1836-1911," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XRK4-KX4 : 16 March 2018), Johnanna Woodford in entry for Gilbert G. Smith and Marian D. Woodford, 13 May 1877; citing Wood, Wood, Wisconsin, United States, Wisconsin Historical Society, Madison; FHL microfilm 1,275,654.
  • "United States Census, 1900," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MM2Y-LCQ : accessed 9 September 2019), Gilbert Smith, Pittsville city Ward 1-3, Wood, Wisconsin, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 152, sheet 7B, family 118, NARA microfilm publication T623 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1972.); FHL microfilm 1,241,825.
  • "Wisconsin State Census, 1905," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MM33-RRV : 10 March 2018), Gilbert Smith, Hiles, Forest, Wisconsin; citing p. 60, line 54, State Historical Society, Madison; FHL microfilm 1,020,448.
  • "United States Census, 1910," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MPVY-K1L : accessed 9 September 2019), Gilbert Smith, Hiles, Forest, Wisconsin, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 26, sheet 8B, family 19, NARA microfilm publication T624 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1982), roll 1710; FHL microfilm 1,375,723.
  • "United States Census, 1920," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MFKH-DVD : accessed 9 September 2019), Gilbert Smith, Rhinelander Ward 2, Oneida, Wisconsin, United States; citing ED 137, sheet 1B, line 66, family 17, NARA microfilm publication T625 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1992), roll 2008; FHL microfilm 1,822,008.
  • "United States Census, 1930," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:X9SW-SFJ : accessed 9 September 2019), Gilbert Smith, Rhinelander, Oneida, Wisconsin, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 14, sheet 4B, line 86, family 96, NARA microfilm publication T626 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2002), roll 2602; FHL microfilm 2,342,336.
  • Obituary for Gilbert G. Smith; Rhinelander Daily News; Rhinelander, Wisconsin; Monday, 25 Jan 1937; page 2.
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed 9 September 2019), memorial page for Gilbert G. Smith (Apr 1852–25 Jan 1937), Find A Grave Memorial no. 202866660, citing Forest Home Cemetery, Rhinelander, Oneida County, Wisconsin, USA ; Maintained by Purly (contributor 49240026) .

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