CHARLES C. SMITH FAMILY
Charles Curtis Smith was in Fort Scott, Bourbon, Kansas.
THE ST. VRAIN VALLEY... ITS EARLY HISTORY - BY B.L. (BILLY) BOYLES 1967 - 978.863 BOYLES (LAKEWOOD LIBRARY) - GEER, Mr. and Mrs. Solomon and Family -1859-1866. Information was compiled by Fred Arbuthnot, published by the St. Vrain Valley Press, Longmont, Colorado - Publishers of books on the history of the St. Vrain Valley
ARBUTHNOT, Samuel (1859-1863); William F. (1859-1866)
Charles Curtis Smith came to Ft. Scott, Kansas when he was 10 and became ill; since he didn’t improve he traveled with the Samuel Noblett family to Denver in 1864.
St. Vrain Valley Pioneers (Longmont) - SMITH, Charles Curtis - Ride from longmont “struck to the old trail - the St. Vrain and thence along the base of the foothills Namaqua and old St. Louis (now Loveland). NOBLETT, Mr. and Mrs. Samuel; SMITH, Charles Curtis (1865); STEELE, Mr. and Mrs. Ed. P. and family (1859-1865).
Daily Camera, Friday, January 4, 1935 - CHARLES C. SMITH, PIONEER, DIED LATE THURSDAY - Charles Curtis Smith, pioneer Boulder county resident, died late Thursday afternoon and his body was taken from a Boulder institution to Longmont. Funeral services will be held at 2 o’clock Monday at Shaw’s chapel. Burial will be beside Mrs. Smith, the former Mathilde Steele, who died May 15, last year.
Mr. Smith was born in Walworth county, Wisconsin, Dec 18, 1849. He came to Colorado for his health in 1865. He arrived in Denver on the Fourth of July of 1865. He worked for Jim and Sam Arbuthnot, northeast of Boulder, hauling logs for a number of years. He was prominent in the mining activities of Ward and other Boulder county mining camps.
He is survived by nine children: Mrs. Maude White, of Ft. Morgan; Mrs. Emma White, of Goodrich; Mrs. Maida Geer, of Longmont; Robert Smith, of Denver; Elbert Smith, of Jamestown; Mrs. Ina Higdon, of Boulder; Mrs. Ada Daniels, of Boulder, and Mrs. Edward Smith, Waco, Calif. His descendants number forty-three grandchildren, twenty-two great-great-grand children, and six great-great-grandchildren.
1. Charles Smith, b. in New York. He married ELIZA. She was born in NY.
Children of Charles Smith and Eliza:
2.i.Charles Curtis Smith
2. Charles Curtis Smith, b. Dec 18, 1849 Walworth, WIS; d. Jan 3, 1935, in Boulder District 13, Boulder, CO. Burial in Mountain View, Boulder, CO. Occupation: Rancher. Lived at 932 Alta Street, Longmont, CO. He married MATINA MAY H. STEELE Apr 10, 1870, in Burlington, Left-Hand, District, Boulder, CO. She d. May 11, 1935 Longmont, Boulder, CO.
Children of Charles Curtis Smith and Matina May:
i.Nida May Smith
ii.Edward Bion Smith, b. Jul 14, 1873 Boulder, CO; d. May 18, 1942 Humboldt, CA. He married ANNIE “ANNA” BAKER May 18, 1898 Boulder, Boulder, CO.
iii.Maud Evelyn Smith, b. Jul 8, 1876 Ellsworth, KS; d. Jun 29, 1956. Maud and Mape lived in Fort Morgan, CO at one time. She married 1st M. J. WHITE Jan 1, 1893 Boulder, CO. She married 2nd JOHN W. MILLER Jan 16, 1894 Boulder, Boulder, CO.
iv.Harry Alfred Smith, b. Jan 21, 1878 Ellsworth, KS; d. Jun 29, 1878 Ellsworth, KS.
v.Jesse Erle Smith, b. Jul 26, 1880 Ellsworth, KS; d. Jun 6, 1964, Longmont, Boulder, CO. Occupation: Saw Mills. He married GERTRUDE ELIZABETH “GERTIE” GARVIN May 27, 1893/98, Boulder, Boulder, CO. Both are buried in Mountain View Cemetery, Longmont, CO. She d. 12 Aug?
vi.Carle Smith, b. 1881 Columbia, Ellsworth, KS.
vii.Emma Agnes Smith, b. Mar 12, 1885 Boulder, CO; d. Dec 12, 1966 Goodrich, Morgan, CO. Burial in Morgan, CO. She married THOMAS W. WHITE Feb 3, 1907, Boulder, Boulder, CO. He was b. May 23, 1883; d. 1949.They lived in Goodrich, CO at one time.
viii. Ina Clare (Inez) Smith
ix. Ada Irene (Ida) Smith, b. Feb 8, 1893 Boulder, CO; d. Oct 8, 1979 Woodland, Yolo, CA. She married SAMUEL ZACHARIAH DANIELS Dec 1, 1911, Boulder, Boulder, CO. He was b. Jan 29, 1884; d. Dec 1958.
x. Elbert Francis Smith, b. July 7, 1896 Boulder, CO; d. Mar 17, 1963.
xi. Smith, Robert Dunsha, b. Jan 4, 1899 Boulder, CO. He married HELEN FLORENCE ROSS Jun 1, 1923 Fort Morgan, Morgan, CO. She was b. July 7, 1899.
Smith, Ina Clare (Inez), b. Feb 23, 1888 Boulder, Boulder, CO; d. Apr 7, 1970 Boulder, Boulder, CO. Burial in Mountain View Cemetery, Boulder, CO. She married TED “TEDDY” THEODORE C. HIGDON Dec 30, 1909, Boulder, Boulder, CO. They resided (1931) 1611 Pine Street, Boulder, Boulder, CO.
ANY INFORMATION REGARDING THE LINEAGE OF CHARLES CURTIS SMITH WOULD GREATLY BE APPRECIATE!
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