Francis S Smithley & Louise Rose Firestein


Francis S Smithley & Louise Rose Firestein


Francis S Smithley & Louise Rose Firestein




Husband Francis S Smithley

       Born: 15 Jul 1872
 Christened: 
       Died: 18 Sep 1942
     Buried: 


     Father: John Smithley (1835-1904)
     Mother: Carolina Ershman (1842-1931)


    Married: 24 Feb 1903

Events
He appeared on the 1900 U.S. census on 20 Jun 1900 in Sheldon, Wyoming, NY. 1 Enumeration District 133, Supervisor's District 18, Sheet 9B, Line 60
He worked as a Farmer on 20 Jun 1900 in Sheldon, Wyoming, NY. 1
He appeared on the 1910 U.S. census on 15 Apr 1910 in Sheldon, Wyoming, NY. 2 Enumeration District 192, Supervisor's District 18, Sheet 1B, Line 89
He worked as a Farmer on 15 Apr 1910 in Sheldon, Wyoming, NY. 2
He appeared on the 1915 New York census on 1 Jun 1915 in Sheldon, Wyoming, NY. 3 Election District 2, Assembly District 1, Page 10, Line 3
He worked as a Farm Laborer on 1 Jun 1915 in Sheldon, Wyoming, NY. 3



Wife Louise Rose Firestein

       Born: 19 Sep 1882 - Wales, Erie, NY
 Christened: 
       Died: 22 Oct 1949
     Buried: 


     Father: Philip Firestine (1848-1919)
     Mother: Odelia Stephan (1845-1913)



Events
She appeared on the 1900 U.S. census on 20 Jun 1900 in Sheldon, Wyoming, NY. 4 Enumeration District 133, Supervisor's District 18, Sheet 9B, Line 55
She appeared on the 1910 U.S. census on 15 Apr 1910 in Sheldon, Wyoming, NY. 5 Enumeration District 192, Supervisor's District 18, Sheet 1B, Line 90
She appeared on the 1915 New York census on 1 Jun 1915 in Sheldon, Wyoming, NY. 6 Election District 2, Assembly District 1, Page 10, Line 4


Children
1 M Norman Francis Smithley

       Born: 29 Nov 1903 - Sheldon, Wyoming, NY
 Christened: 
       Died: 31 Dec 1945
     Buried:  - St. Johns Cemetery, Dutch Hollow, Sheldon, Wyoming, NY
Spouse: Edna Maria Heintz (1910-2002) Marr: 4 Aug 1928 - Sheldon, Wyoming, NY

2 F Isabele Amelia Smithley

       Born: 24 Aug 1905 - Sheldon, Wyoming, NY
 Christened: 
       Died: 6 Mar 1906 - Sheldon, Wyoming, NY
     Buried: 


3 M Lawrence George "Bub" Smithley

       Born: 20 Oct 1907 7
 Christened: 
       Died: 26 Dec 1997 7 8
     Buried: 29 Dec 1997 - Maple Rest Cemetery, Porterville, NY 8
Spouse: Never Married

4 F Caroline Catherine Smithley

       Born: 20 Apr 1910 - Sheldon, Wyoming, NY
 Christened: 
       Died: 12 Jun 1994 - Warsaw, Wyoming, NY
     Buried:  - St. Johns Cemetery, Dutch Hollow, Sheldon, Wyoming, NY
Spouse: Edgar Heintz (1907-1941) Marr: 22 Sep 1928 - Sheldon, Wyoming, NY Spouse: Frederick Zittel (1915-1983) Marr: 9 Jan 1943 - East Aurora, Erie, NY

5 F Odelia Marion Smithley

       Born: 28 Dec 1912 - Henry Kelver's House, NY
 Christened: 
       Died: 15 Aug 2002 - The Waters of Aurora Park Nursing Home, East Aurora, Erie, NY 9
     Buried: 19 Aug 2002 - Lynhaven Cemetery, Lyndonville, Orleans, NY 9
Spouse: Earl H Rothfuss (1908-1995) Marr: 5 Sep 1931

6 F Viola Louise Smithley

       Born: 22 May 1919 - Harris Corners, NY
 Christened: 
       Died: 2 Jun 1919 - Harris Corners, NY
     Buried: 



Husband's General Notes
1880 Census - Name recorded as Frank L Census Place: Sheldon, Wyoming, New York Source: FHL Film 1254948 National Archives Film T9-0948 Page 279D

Birth Notes for Child: Norman Francis Smithley
Where Srobels live, a Glaser owned it then.

General Notes for Child: Norman Francis Smithley
Picked up large cans of milk on the small roads and took to the big trucks on the main roads for Witmire. Also picked up grain for the farmers. Bartended on Saturday nights.
CAUS Pneumonia

Birth Notes for Child: Lawrence George "Bub" Smithley
Where John Mest lived. George Smithley owned it then.

Death Notes for Child: Caroline Catherine Smithley
Wyoming County Nursing Facility

General Notes for Child: Caroline Catherine Smithley
Zip of last residence: 14145 Mrs. Zittel, 84, died Sunday (June 12, 1994) in Wyoming County Hospital Nursing Facility after a long illness. The former Caroline Smithley, who was born in Sheldon, was a member of St. Cecilia's Church and its Ladies Sodality. She was the widow of Frederick J. Survivors include a son, Jack of Sheldon; two daughters, Margaret Ingersoll and Dorothy Vetter, both of Attica; a brother, Lawrence Smithley of Albion; a sister, O'Delia Rothfuss of Albion; 11 grandchildren, 25 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.{dndrsn}

General Notes for Child: Viola Louise Smithley
CAUS Flu

Sources


1 New York, Wyoming County, "1900 U.S. Census, Population Schedule", (Washington, D.C.: The National Archives), Frank Smithley household, Town of Sheldon, Enumeration District 133, Supervisor's District 18, Sheet 9B, Dwelling 196, Family 196, Line 60. Line: 60
Dwelling: 196
Family: 196
Smithley, Frank
Relation: Head
Color or Race: W
Sex: M
Date of Birth: July 1872
Age: 27
Marital Condition: S
Place of Birth: New York
Father and Mother Place of Birth: New York
Occupation: Farmer
Can Read and Write
Can Speak English
Farm is owned Free
Farm Schedule: 131.

2 New York, Wyoming County, "1910 U.S. Census, Population Schedule", (Washington, D.C.: The National Archives), Frank Smithley household, Town of Sheldon, Enumeration District 192, Supervisor's District 18, Sheet 1B, Dwelling 17, Family 17, Line 89. Line: 89
Street: Big Tree Road
Dwelling: 17
Family: 17
Name: Smithley, Frank
Relation: Head
Sex: M
Color or Race: W
Age: 37
Marital Condition: M1, married 7 years
Place of Birth: New York
Father Place of Birth: New York
Mother Place of Birth: New York
Speaks English
Occupation: Farmer
Industry: General Farm
Occupation Class: Emp
Able to Read and Write: Yes
Farm is owned, mortgage
Farm Schedule: 15.

3 New York, Wyoming County, "1915 New York Census Population Schedule", (Albany, New York: New York State Archives), Frank Smithley Household, Town of Sheldon, Election District 2, Assembly District 1, Page 10, Line 3. Line: 3
Steet: Harris Corr
Name: Smithley, Frank
Relation: Head
Color or Race: W
Sex: M
Age: 42
Nativity: U.S
Year in U.S: 42
Citizen or Alien: Cit
Occupation: Farm laborer
Occupation Class: W.

4 New York, Wyoming County, "1900 U.S. Census, Population Schedule", (Washington, D.C.: The National Archives), Phillip Firestine household, Town of Sheldon, Enumeration District 133, Supervisor's District 18, Sheet 9B, Dwelling 194, Family 194, Line 55. Line: 55
Dwelling: 194
Family: 194
Firestine, Louise
Relation: Daughter
Color or Race: W
Sex: F
Date of Birth: Sept 1882
Age: 17
Marital Condition: S
Place of Birth: New York
Father and Mother Place of Birth: Germany
Can Read and Write
Can Speak English.

5 New York, Wyoming County, "1910 U.S. Census, Population Schedule", (Washington, D.C.: The National Archives), Frank Smithley household, Town of Sheldon, Enumeration District 192, Supervisor's District 18, Sheet 1B, Dwelling 17, Family 17, Line 90. Line: 90
Street: Big Tree Road
Dwelling: 17
Family: 17
Name: Smithley, Louise
Relation: Wife
Sex: F
Color or Race: W
Age: 27
Marital Condition: M1, married 7 years
Mother of 3 children, 2 living
Place of Birth: New York
Father Place of Birth: New York
Mother Place of Birth: New York
Speaks English
Able to Read and Write: Yes.

6 New York, Wyoming County, "1915 New York Census Population Schedule", (Albany, New York: New York State Archives), Frank Smithley Household, Town of Sheldon, Election District 2, Assembly District 1, Page 10, Line 4. Line: 4
Steet: Harris Corr
Name: Smithley, Louise R
Relation: Wife
Color or Race: W
Sex: F
Age: 32
Nativity: U.S
Year in U.S: 32
Citizen or Alien: Cit
Occupation: Housework.

7 Rootsweb.com, Social Security Death Index, (Online <http://ssdi.genealogy.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/ssdi.cgi>), 097-30-5796, LAWRENCE SMITHLEY. Name: LAWRENCE SMITHLEY
Birth: 20 Oct 1907
Death: 26 Dec 1997 (V)
Last Residence: 14411 (Albion, Orleans, NY)
Last Benefit: (none specified)
SSN: 097-30-5796
Issued: New York

(V)=(Verified) Report verified with a family member or someone acting on behalf of a family member.
. The SSDI component of Rootsweb is drawn from the Social Security Death Benefits Index of the U.S. Social Security Administration

8 Buffalo News, Buffalo, Erie, NY, Buffalo News Death Notice, (Buffalo News), 27 Dec 1997, SMITHLEY - Lawrence G. SMITHLEY - Lawrence G.
December 26, 1997 of Medina, NY; son of the late Frank and Louise Firestien Smithley; brother of Odelia (the late Earl) Rothfuss and the late Caroline (Fritz) Zittel and Norman Smithley; survived by Edna; also survived by several nieces and nephews. The family will receive friends Sunday 2-4 and 7-9 PM at the WOOD FUNERAL HOME, INC., 784 Main St., East Aurora, NY; where funeral services will be held on Monday at 1 PM. Interment in Maple Rest Cemetery, Porterville, NY.

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9 Ibid, 16 August 2002, Page A-14, Rothfuss, Odelia M. (nee Smithley).
Rothfuss - Odelia M. (nee Smithley)
August 15, 2002. Of Albion, NY. Wife of the late Earl H. Rothfuss; mother of Mary Ann (Harold) Pierce, Earlene (Paul) Offhaus, Donald J. Rothfuss and the late Joseph Rothfuss; also survived by eight grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren. Family will receive friends on Sunday from 2-4 and 7-9 PM at the WOOD FUNERAL HOME, 784 Main St., East Aurora, where funeral services will be held on Monday at 9:30 AM. Private interment in Lynhaven Cemetery, Lyndonville, NY. Flowers gratefully declined. Memorials to St. Nichodemus Lutheran Church would be appreciated.


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