John SMITH
Ora H. JENNINGS

Husband:  John SMITH
Birth:  4 Apr 1847, Joplin, Jasper Co., Missouri
Death:  8 Jun 1915, Jacksboro, Jack Co., Texas
Burial:  Jun 1915, Dark Corner Cemetery, Jacksboro, Jack Co., Texas
Father:
Mother:

Marriage:     1879, Chickasaw Nation, Indian Territory (now Oklahoma) 

Wife:  Ora H. JENNINGS
Birth:  22 Oct 1864, Poplar Bluff, Butler Co., Missouri 
Death:  6 Feb 1942, Jacksboro, Jack Co., Texas
Burial:  Feb 1942, Dark Corner Cemetery, Jacksboro, Jack Co., Texas
Father:  Benjamin Daniel JENNINGS
Mother:  Eleanor UNKNOWN

Children: 
1. Jefferson O. SMITH, b: Jun 1880, Chickasaw Nation, Indian Territory (now Oklahoma)
                                     d: 1 Nov 1902, Jacksboro, Jack Co., Texas
                                   bur: Dark Corner Cemetery, Jacksboro, Jack Co., Texas    
2. James Barney SMITH, b: 18 Jan 1883, Paul's Valley, Garvin Co., Texas      
3. Myrtle Elizabeth SMITH, b: 16 Jul 1886, Jacksboro, Jack Co., Texas
4. Maud Johnny SMITH, b: 1 Jun 1888, Jacksboro, Jack Co., Texas    
5. Charley B. SMITH, b: 22 Jan 1890, Jacksboro, Jack Co., Texas
                                   d: 23 Nov 1906, Jacksboro, Jack Co., Texas
                                bur: Dark Corner Cemetery, Jacksboro, Jack Co., Texas    
6. Molsia SMITH, b: 26 Jul 1891, Jacksboro, Jack Co., Texas   
7. Claudia SMITH, b: 28 Mar 1894, Jacksboro, Jack Co., Texas   
8. Avis SMITH, b: 23 Oct 1896, Jacksboro, Jack Co., Texas    
9. Tucker SMITH, b: 7 May 1900, Jacksboro, Jack Co., Texas
10. Mollie SMITH (Green), b: 22 Apr 1902, Jacksboro, Jack Co., Texas
                                       d: 3 Mar 1923, Jacksboro, Jack Co., Texas
                                    bur: Dark Corner Cemetery, Jacksboro, Jack Co., Texas    
11. Elza Alvin SMITH, b: 18 Sep 1905, Jacksboro, Jack Co., Texas
                                    d: 14 Jan 1973, Dallas, Dallas Co., Texas
                                 bur: Dark Corner Cemetery, Jacksboro, Jack Co., Texas    
12. Odessa Izora SMITH, b: 16 Sep 1910, Jacksboro, Jack Co., Texas   
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Notes:    

1900 Federal Census Data (T623_1648, Page 91B), Justice Precinct 8, Jack Co., Texas,
                                                                                    Enumeration District: 39, Enumeration Date: 14-Jun-1900, Family #177

 NAME

Relation

Sex

Birth Mo.

Birth Yr

Age

M/S W/D

# Yr Mar

# C Bn

# C Liv

POB

Fa. POB

Mo. POB

Occupation
or Trade

In Sch

 SMITH, John

 Head

M

Apr

1847

53

M

20

 

 

MO

KY

KY

 Farmer

 

            Ora H

 Wife

F

Oct

1863

36

M

20

8

MO

KY

KY

 

 

            Jefferson O

 Son

M

Jun

1880

19

S

 

 

 

Ind Ter

MO

MO

 Farm Laborer

 

            Barney J

 Son

M

Jan

1883

17

S

 

 

 

TX

MO

MO

 Farm Laborer

 

            Myrtle E

 Daughter

F

Jul

1886

13

S

 

 

 

TX

MO

MO

 

X

            Maud J

 Daughter

F

Jun

1888

11

S

 

 

 

TX

MO

MO

 

X

            Charley B

 Son

M

Jan

1890

10

S

 

 

 

TX

MO

MO

 Farm Laborer

X

            Mariah

 Daughter

F

Jul

1891

8

S

 

 

 

TX

MO

MO

 

X

            Claud

 Daughter

F

Mar

1894

6

S

 

 

 

TX

MO

MO

 

 

            Azel

 Daughter

F

Oct

1897

2

S

 

 

 

TX

MO

MO

 

 

1910 Federal Census Data (T624_1567, Page 92A), Justice Precinct 8, Jack Co., Texas,
                                                                                     Enumeration District: 146, Enumeration Date: 19-Apr-1910, Family #48

 NAME

Relation

Sex

Age

M/S W/D

# Yr Mar

# C Bn.

# C Liv.

POB

Fa. POB

Mo. POB

Occupation
or Trade

In Sch

 SMITH, John

 Head

M

66

M2

30

 

 

MO

US

US

 Farmer

 

            Ora H

 Wife

F

46

M1

30

11

9

MO

KY

KY

 Farm Laborer

 

            Claud

 Daughter

F

16

S

 

 

 

TX

MO

MO

 Farm Laborer

X

            Avis

 Daughter

F

13

S

 

 

 

TX

MO

MO

 Farm Laborer

X

            Tucker

 Son

M

10

S

 

 

 

TX

MO

MO

 Farm Laborer

X

            Mollie

 Daughter

F

13

S

 

 

 

TX

MO

MO

 

X

            Elzie A

 Son

M

4

S

 

 

 

TX

MO

MO

 

 

1920 Federal Census Data (T625_1821, Page 123B), Justice Precinct 8, Jack Co., Texas,
                                                                                      Enumeration District:  86, Enumeration Date: 19-Jan-1920, Family #125

 NAME

Relation

Sex

Age

M/S
W/D

POB

Fa.
POB

Mo.
POB

Occupation

In Sch

 SMITH, Ora J

 Head

F

56

W

MO

KY

KY

 Stock Farm

    

           Elza A

 Son

M

14

S

TX

MO

KY(MO)

 None

   X  

           Odessa I

 Daughter

F

9

S

TX

MO

KY(MO)

 None

   X  

By 1930, Ora was living with her daughter Avis and her family.
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Sources:    
1) Death - Wife:  Jack County Texas Vital Statistics - Deaths, State Cert. #08233