Thomas Cresswell Alderson (b. May 14, 1897, Durham, England; d. Oct. 10, 1977, Shamokin, Nth'd, PA) married abt. 1924 to Ruth E. Poticher in PA (she was b. 6/2/1901, PA; d. 3/30/1974, PA .. dau. of Oscar and Matilda Poticher).
Thomas and Ruth had a son (per the 1930 census) named:Ralph Oscar Alderson (b. abt 1925).
Thomas C. Alderson came to the US in Aug. 1921 ... looks like he came alone and stayed with Smith side of his family.