Name: SMITH Elizabeth R. "Bessie R."
Given Name: Elizabeth R. "Bessie R."
Birth: Sep 1888 in McLean Co., IL
Death: 1970/1979 in Crown Point, Lake Co., Indiana
Change Date: 21 Feb 2009 at 09:51:07
Illinois Smith Surname Marriage Index 1837?1911 Cass County
Alphabetical by Smith groom and bride SPOUSE COUNTY
SMITH, BESSIE R ZELLHOEFER, RUEBEN H CASS 09/29/1909
1900 Census LeRoy, McLean County, Illinois living in the Thornton Clark houshold as a servant his occupation is listed as a preacher (He was the pastor of ME Church per Lil Downing Buckles diary.) His wife's name is Mary J. Bessie Smith's birthdate is listed as Sept. 1888.
Lil Buckles mentions her visiting on 10/26/1903 in her diary.
Living in LeRoy McLean Co. IL. in 1910 Census married to Reuben Zellhoefer
age is listed as 21 mother and father as born in Ohio
In 1920, living in Lincoln, Logan Co. IL
In 1930, living in Lincoln, Logan Co. IL
Listed address as Bloomington, IL in 1942 on sister's application for a birth certificate.
Father: SMITH William Henry b: 1846/1852 in Athens Co. Ohio
Mother: BARBER Hannah Violet b: Abt//1852 in Jacksonville, Morgan Co. Il
ZELLHOEFER Rueben Henry b: 29 Sep 1884 in Iowa
29 Sep 1909
in Cassco, Cass Co., Illinois
- ZELLHOEFER Mary b: ABT 1911 in Illinois
- ZELLHOEFER Hellen L b: ABT 1914 in Illinois
- ZELLHOEFER Berniece R b: ABT 1919 in Illinois