John H. Smith and Elizabeth were married in Champaign co Oh. In a Sidney Oh. newspaper dated Feb 12 1908 there is a article of two Smith brothers visiting in this county that had not seen each other for thirty-five years. Rev. N. H. Smith of Searcy Arkansasand S. J. Smith of Walla Walla Wa.. It mentioned Rev Smith as a minister of the Methodist church of Kansas, Oklahoma and Arkansas. They were of the Smith family of Jackson Center Ohio.