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Mileage Obediah Smith (abt. 1837 - 1909)

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Mileage Obediah "Obe" Smith
Born about in South Carolinamap
Son of and [mother unknown]
Husband of — married in Lee County, Mississippimap
Descendants descendants
Father of
Died in Lee County, Mississippimap
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Obe was the husband of Ann MANSELL Smith and great grandfather of Elvis Presley. He was the father of seven children including the illegitimate son of Ann, James [Cowley] Smith , who was born in June 1872, 1 1/2 years before Obe and Ann were married in Dec. 1874.

The other children were William Thomas (W.T. who is buried here), Robert Lee (Bob), Hal Jeffersn, Belle, John and Tabby.

Burial: Unity Baptist Church Cemetery, Saltillo, Lee County, Mississippi, USA Birth: Feb., 1837 South Carolina, USA Death: May 2, 1909 Lee County Mississippi, USA

The other children were William Thomas (W.T. who is buried here), Robert Lee (Bob), Hal Jefferson, Belle, John and Tabby. Family links

Spouse: Ann Mansell Smith (1854 - 1935)

Children: William Thomas Smith (1876 - 1909) Robert Lee Smith (1879 - 1931) Howard Hallie Jefferson Smith (1880 - 1953) Burial: Unity Baptist Church Cemetery Saltillo Lee County Mississippi, USA Created by: Gerald Fox Record added: Sep 05, 2007 [1]

  • O M Smith, "United States Census, 1880"[2]
  • Overdon M Smith United States Census, 1850 in the house hold of Thomas Smith [3]
  1. [ Find A Grave Memorial# 21372440/ref>


    • Miledge O. Smith, "Mississippi Marriages, 1800-1911"<ref>"Mississippi Marriages, 1800-1911," database, FamilySearch ([] : 6 December 2014), Miledge O. Smith and Ann Mansel, 13 Dec 1874; citing Lee,Mississippi; FHL microfilm 897,806.</li>

    <li id="_note-1">[[#_ref-1|↑]] "United States Census, 1880," database with images, FamilySearch ([] : 11 August 2016), O M Smith, Beat 1, Lee, Mississippi, United States; citing enumeration district ED 85, sheet 25B, NARA microfilm publication T9 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), roll 0654; FHL microfilm 1,254,654.</li>

    <li id="_note-2">[[#_ref-2|↑]] "United States Census, 1850," database with images, FamilySearch ([] : 9 November 2014), Overdon M Smith in household of Thos Smith, Edgefield county, part of, Edgefield, South Carolina, United States; citing family 112, NARA microfilm publication M432 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).</li></ol></ref>

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