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Smith Riddle[1, 2, 3, 4, 5]

Male 1864 - Aft 1920  (57 years)


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  • Name Smith Riddle 
    Born 1864  North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 6
    Gender Male 
    Died Aft 1920  Price's Creek Twp, Yancey Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Buried Penland Cemetery, Concord Area, Yancey Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I2405  My Genealogy

    Father Nathaniel Riddle,   b. 1805, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1870, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Edwards,   b. 1828, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1870  (Age 41 years) 
    Married 2 Sep 1856  Madison Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9
    Family ID F1531  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Julia Austin,   b. 1871,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 18 Aug 1889  Yancey Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    • by JP Penland at the home of James Edney and witnessed by WN Horton and JA Parrott.
    Divorced Yes, date unknown 
    Last Modified 24 Jan 2013 
    Family ID F1530  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Sarah Ann Wilson,   b. 1855, Yancey Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1915, Price's Creek Twp, Yancey Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Married 17 Dec 1892  Price's Creek Twp, Yancey Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 11, 12
    • by the Rev. EM Blankenship.
    Children 
     1. Walter Lee Riddle,   b. 25 Sep 1893, Yancey Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jan 1963, Spring Grove Hospital, Catonsville, Baltimore Co., Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
     2. Lillie Bell Riddle,   b. 28 Mar 1895, Madison Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Sep 1898, Madison Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 3 years)
    Last Modified 24 Jan 2013 
    Family ID F1529  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Why is Smith listed as Father-in-law in the 1920 census?

  • Sources 
    1. [S77] Census, 1870 Yancey Co., NC, Series M593 Roll 1166 Page 772. (Reliability: 0).

    2. [S17] Census, 1900 Madison Co., NC, Vol. 41 E.D. 76 Sheet 9 Line 76. (Reliability: 0).

    3. [S631] Census, 1920 Yancey Co., NC, (1920), E.D. 197 pg. 10 Ln 67 (Reliability: 0).

    4. [S18] Census, 1910 Yancey Co., NC, E.D. 159 pg. 210 Lists dob as 1862, second marriage, married 19 years, Lived on Horton Creek Rd., Price's Creek Township, Yancey Co., NC. (Reliability: 0).

    5. [S909] Maryland Vital Records, Walter Riddle Death certificate lists Smith Riddle as father & Sarah Wilson as mother, birth place, NC. Informant, Spring Grove State Hospital. (Reliability: 0).

    6. [S60] Census, 1870 Yancey Co., NC, (3 Aug 1870).

    7. [S631] Census, 1920 Yancey Co., NC, (1920).

    8. [S22] Census, 1860 Madison Co., NC, Page 688 (Reliability: 0).

    9. [S23] MD, VA & NC Marriage Records.

    10. [S19] Yancey Co., NC Genealogy, GROOM: Smith Riddle AGE: 23
      BRIDE: Julia Austin AGE: 18
      RECORD TYPE: Actual Marriage Date
      DATE: 18 Aug 1889
      BONDSMEN:
      OFFICIATOR: ?. Penland, JP
      WITNESSES: W. N. Horton; J. A. Parrott
      COUNTY: Yancey
      SOURCE TYPE: Marriage Licence
      OTHER:
      Son of Na (Reliability: 0).

    11. [S18] Census, 1910 Yancey Co., NC, E.D. 159 pg. 210 Mrried 19 years. (Reliability: 0).

    12. [S19] Yancey Co., NC Genealogy, Yancey Co. Marriages 1850-1920
      Smith RIDDLE 27 - Sarah WILSON 30 - 17 Dec 1892 - E M Blankenship - W H Wright,
      Ben Honeycutt. (Reliability: 0).