William Dewey Smothers married Magaline (Maggie L.) Boswell in Newport, Jackson about 1920 and had one son Lester James (Jake) Smothers, born 06 May 1920 in Newport,Jackson Co., AR. this is my son-in-laws GGrandgfather and Grandfather. William Dewey Smothers father was Charles E. Smothers born Jul 1868 in Illinois he married Mandy Sneed 17 Oct 1901 in Newport jackson Co., AR. Mandy was born about 1870. After William Dewey and Maggie divorced William married Lena Tapp abt. 1925 In Jackson Co., or Poinsett Co., AR. She was born 16 Mar 1909 in Poinsett Co. AR. William Dewey and Lena both died in Contra, Costa County, CA. William still has family in CA., N.M., MO. and IL. and there may be some left in Arkansas.