I am searching for descendents of this SMILEY family;
Maybe JAMES SMILEY kept in touch with family in Ireland after his immigration/marriage and someone in Ireland will have information about him???I have no knowledge of his parents...the name ROBERT SMILEY was in the family bible of James' son, Samuel Smiley....but I do not know what that connection may be.
James SMILEY b abt 1840 Ireland - d 23 Mar 1900 Oneida Co, NY married abt 1864-1865 Sarah Ann PARKER (widow of William Wood) b 3 Mar 1837 England - d 10 Oct 1908 Oneida Co, NY
The 3 Children of James & Sarah with their Spouses;
1. Samuel SMILEY b 1868 Oneida Co, - NY d 1950 Santa Barbara Co, CA married 1887 Oneida Co, NY Louise WUEST b. 1870 Germany - d 1962 Santa Barbara Co, CA
2. Mary Alice SMILEY b 1870 Oneida Co NY - d 1941 Herkimer Co, NY married 1886 Oneida Co, NY Joseph ZELIE b 1866 Greene Co, NY - d 1925 Herkimer Co, NY
3. James Henry SMILEY b 1878 Oneida Co, NY - d 1968 Herkimer Co, NY married 1905 Oneida Co, NY Mary S. Parker b 1884 NY - d 1971 Oneida Co, NY
I have additionally the children and spouses of the next generation.
Please if anyone is connected to this SMILEY FAMILY, CONTACT ME