William R. Smitherman married Ida Binion 20 November 1880 in Bibb Co., Al. 1900 US Bibb Co., Al. Census Ed 32 Sheet 7 Wm R39Nov. 1860 Ida47Jan 1853 Frank17April 1883 Beulah14July 1885 Pearley14Jan 1886 Bertha L12April 1888 found in later census listed as Roberta.
William R. Smitherman was the son of John M Smitherman and Martha Gilly Snider [granddaughter of Catherine Smitherman Latham and William Latham Sr. Daughter of Jacob Snider and Amy Latham.]
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