Seeking information on John Smales born abt 1798 in VA. He married first to unknown and had at least 8 children. Those children were born in VA, OH, & IL. He married Elizabeth (Luce) Wallace in Coles Co., IL in 1844. They had one daughter Jetha/Letha? He was in Wapello/Jefferson Co., IA by 1850. He died in 1865 in that area. Two of his daughters are buried in Jefferson County, IA. What happened to his first wife, second wife and children?