Ego D Smith, 18751952 (aged 77 years)

Name
Ego D /Smith/
Birth
Birth of a brother
Death of a maternal grandfather
August 28, 1877 (aged 2 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a maternal grandfather
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Weasaw Baptist Church Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 32713373)
Census
Birth of a brother
May 1880 (aged 5 years)
Note: Roscoe was two month old at the time of the 1880 US Federal Census for Bethlehem, Cass, Indiana.
Birth of a brother
Birth of a brother
Marriage
Census
1900 (aged 25 years)
Birth of a son
Death of a maternal grandmother
Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a maternal grandmother
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Weasaw Baptist Church Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 32714835)
Birth of a daughter
Census
1910 (aged 35 years)
Death of a father
Burial of a father
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Spring Creek Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 20042947)
Census
1920 (aged 45 years)
Death of a mother
Source: Find a Grave
Source: Indiana Deaths
Burial of a mother
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Spring Creek Cemetery, Metea, Cass, Indiana (Find A Grave Memorial# 29774711)
Census
1930 (aged 55 years)
Census
1940 (aged 65 years)
Death of a wife
Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a wife
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Spring Creek Christian Cemetery; Find A Grave Memorial# 29764030
Death
1952 (aged 77 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Burial
1952 (0 after death)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Spring Creek Christian Cemetery; Find A Grave Memorial# 29764018
Family with parents
father
18411917
Birth: October 28, 1841 36 30 Indiana
Death: February 16, 1917Bethlehem, Cass, Indiana
mother
18441920
Birth: July 25, 1844 28 22 Indiana
Death: February 28, 1920Bethlehem, Cass, Indiana
Marriage MarriageJanuary 16, 1868Miami, Indiana
2 years
elder brother
1869
Birth: about 1869 27 24 Indiana
Death:
3 years
elder sister
1872
Birth: February 1872 30 27 Indiana
Death:
3 years
himself
18751952
Birth: January 1875 33 30 Indiana
Death: 1952
2 years
younger brother
1877
Birth: February 1877 35 32 Indiana
Death:
3 years
younger brother
1880
Birth: May 1880 38 35 Indiana
Death:
4 years
younger brother
1884
Birth: August 1884 42 40 Indiana
Death:
2 years
younger brother
1886
Birth: November 1886 45 42 Indiana
Death:
Family with Lynnie Blackketter
himself
18751952
Birth: January 1875 33 30 Indiana
Death: 1952
wife
18781949
Birth: January 1, 1878 30 21 Indiana
Death: November 8, 1949
Marriage MarriageAugust 24, 1899Cass, Indiana
13 months
son
19001981
Birth: September 7, 1900 25 22 Indiana
Death: March 15, 1981Logansport, Cass, Indiana
5 years
daughter
19051992
Birth: December 31, 1905 30 27 Logansport, Cass, Indiana
Death: August 1992Logansport, Cass, Indiana
Birth
Census
Marriage
Census
Census
Census
Census
Census
Death
Source: Find a Grave
Burial
Source: Find a Grave
Burial

Spring Creek Christian Cemetery; Find A Grave Memorial# 29764018

Shared note

In the 1880 US Federal Census for Bethlehem, Cass, Indiana, 38-year-old Indiana-born farmer Job E and his 35-year-old Indiana-born wife Emeline [Cool] Smith have in their household their Indiana-born children, 11-year-old Omer, 8-year-old Nora, 5-year-old Ego, 3-year-old Milo and 2-month old Roscoe (born March). Also in their household is their nephew, 15-year-old Indiana-born Melvin Champ. Jobs parents were born in New Jersey and Emelines in New York.

In the 1900 US Federal Census for Bethlehem, Cass, Indiana, 25-year-old farm laborer Ego and his 22-year-old Indiana-born wife Linnie [Blackketter] Smith are newly wed as they are recorded with zero years of marriage and no children. They are living in a rented house and both are literate.

In the 1910 US Federal Census for Bethlehem, Cass, Indiana, 68-year-old Indiana-born farmer Job E and his 65-year-old Indiana-born wife Emeline [Cool] Smith have been married 42 years and have had seven children, but only six are living. Two of their daughters are living with their parents, 38-year-old Nora and 24-year-old Bernice. Job is recorded as living on his own income and Bernice is a housekeeper for a private family. Job is listed as being blind. The family is living on a farm that Job owns, free of mortgage, on Chestnut Road. Living next door, are Job and Emelines son, 35-year-old Indiana-born farmer Ego, Egos 32-year-old Indiana-born wife Lynnie [Linnie Blackketter] Smith and their two Indiana-born children, 9-year-old Harold and 4-year-old Geraldine. Harold has attended school in the past year. This family is living on a rented farm, presumably rented from Job, where Ego does General Farming.

Logansport Daily Tribune, Logansport, Cass, Indiana, Wednesday, December 24, 1919, p. 8
Legal Notices
NOTICE OF APPOINT OF ADMINISTRATOR
Notice is hereby given that the under-
stated has been appointed by the Cass Cir-
cuit Court of Indiana as Administrator of
the Estate of Nancy Isobelle Blackketter, de-
ceased. Said estate is supposed to be sol-
vent.
EGO SMITH.
Administrator
LONG, YARLOTTE & SOUDER.
Attorneys for Estate.

In the 1920 US Federal Census for Bethlehem, Cass, Indiana, 75-year-old Indiana-born widow Emma [Emeline Cool] Smith owns a farm free of mortgage but is not farming it herself as her profession is listed as none. Her two unmarried daughters, 47-year-old Nora and 32-year-old Bernice are living with her on Moss Road. Emelines 45-year-old farmer son Ego, his 45-year-old wife Lynnie [Linnie Blackketter] Smith, their two children, 20-year-old Harold B and 15-year-old Bonnie G [Geraldine on the 1910 census] and a 15-year-old boarder John Adkin are living a few farms away. Ego is still farming rented land. Everyone in these two families is literate. Harold, Bonnie and John have attended school in the past year.

In the 1930 US Federal Census for Bethlehem, Cass, Indiana, 55-year-old farmer Ego and his 52-year-old wife Lynnie [Linnie Blackketter] Smith were married when he was 24- and she was 21-years old. They have in their household their two unmarried children, 29-year-old bank teller Harold, and 24-year-old stenographer Geraldine. Ego owns the land he is farming. Ego, Harold and Geraldine have worked on the last regularly scheduled working day. Harold owns a radio. Neither Ego nor Harold is a veteran of WWI.

In the 1940 US Federal Census for Bethlehem, Cass, Indiana, 65-year-old, Indiana-born Ego and his 62-year-old, Indiana-born wife Lynnie [Linnie Blackketter] Smith Have in their househld their 39-year-old, Indiana-born son Harold B Smith. They are living on Route 1 in a house that Ego owns, worth $2,000. They were living in this house , which is on a farm, in 1935. Ego and Linnie have completed eighth grade. Harold has completed one year of college. Ego is the owner of the farm and has worked 80 hours in the past week, has worked 52 weeks of the past year and has no income from wage or salary, but has another source of income. Linnie is a housewife who is not looking for work. Harold is a bookkeeper for a bottling works, has worked 65 hours in the past week, 52 weeks in the past year, and has earned $1,800 in the past year.

Ego Smith, born Jan 1875, died in 1952 and was buried in Spring Creek Christian Cemetery, Metea, Cass, Indiana (Find A Grave Memorial# 29764018), next to his wife, Lynnie B Smith.