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John Willard Hunt 22 Apr 1856
Maud Holman Hunt 22 Nov 1860
Clara Bell Hunt 24 Oct 1881
Ethel Rena Hunt 20 Jul 1887
Mable Lenore Hunt 26 Feb 1896
William B. Hunt 19 Sept 1890
John W. Kyme Hunt 24 Mar 1878
J. W. Hunt of Michigan and Maud Holman of Illinois was married 15 Dec. 1880 at Chicago, Ill. By Clinton Locke
Ethel Hunt to Arthur Bradley. 7 Aug. 1907
Mabel Hunt to Harold Crum. 9 Apr 1918
Clara Hunt to Lee Griswold. 21 Nov. 1917
Willard B. Hunt 11 Aug 1891
John Bradley 14 June 1916 ae. 6 yrs
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Griswold Family Genealogist
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My full name is Robyn Smith Chilson.
My grandfather Fred Lafoy Smith lived near Browns pond in East Smithfield where their family home burned. Then he lived on Pleasant St. in Sayre for many years.
My father Robert Lafoy Smith, owned and operated a business on Center St. in Sayre (in a Athens Twsp.) for a number of years too.
The family bible info is listed below.
Smith-Jacoby Family History from the family bible:
Grandpa Smith's full name was Fred Lafoy Smith.
Born July 28 1882/died June 22, 1975 - age 92
His father was Potter Smith. There was no birthdate listed for him. I believe it was his father who changed the family name from Yanello to Smith, but I am not sure. There are no parents or siblings listed for potter.
Potter Smith's Mother was Francis Louise Jacoby. Her father was Daniel Jacoby. There were no parents listed for Daniel Jacoby. Fancis Louise Jacoby's mother was Cecilie Merical. Her father was Lyman Merical and her mother was Matilda Merical.
Fred Lafoy Smith married Flora Bessie Mabel on June 30th, 1909. Flora Bessie Smith was born Dec. 13, 1891/died Oct. 25, 1962 of complications of diabetes at age 71.
Flora Bessie Mabel's father was Frank Orin Evans. Frank Orin Evan's father was John Evans. His mother was Mary Evans.
Flora Bessie Mabel's mother was Fanny Stock. Fanny Stock's father was Phillip Stock. Her mother was Mary Stock.
Following he marriage of Fred Lafoy Smith and Flora Bessie Mabel Smith's on June 30th, 1909. They had the following children:
Robert Lafoy Smith born March 1st, 1913/Died Jan. 12, 1988 of a aneurysm
in his chest at age 73.
Fanny May Smith born Jan. 7, 1914/Died Jan. 7, 1988 of Lung cancer at age of 72.
Erle Ray Smith born June 30th, 1924/Died Feb. 20, 1998 of infection following a bowel surgery at age 76.
Merle Jay Smith born June 30th 1924/Died Sept. 30, 2005 of Heart Failure
Fred Laverne Smith born Oct. 2nd, 1930/Died Feb. 11, 1995 of Lung Cancer at age 65.
Robert Lafoy Smith Married Edith Peay, then Carrie Wilcox Owen, then
May Rose Johnson. According to the bible, he didn't have children
with any of these women. He then married Donna Jane Cooley born Dec.
6th, 1928 on Dec. 24, 1961. They had the following children:
Robyn Lynette Smith (Chilson) born May 4th, 1962
Robert Lafoy Smith II born Nov. 28, 1963
Fanny May Smith married Sept. 23, 1925 Donald B. Lane born on Sept.
23, 1925, and and had Donald Leon Lane, born Jan. 4th, 1937.
Donald Leon Lane married June Annette Lane, born July 4th, 1937. They had the following children:
Valerie June Lane born Mar. 1, 1957
Martin Donald Lane born July 6, 1960
Audrey Marie Lane born April 20, 1964.
Daniel Earl Lane born Sept. 6, 1965.
Fanny May Smith married on Sept. 9 1967 John Donald Travis born Oct. 15 1914/Died May 29, 1992 of Heart Disease at age 78 after divorcing Donald Lane in 1959.
Erle Ray Smith married Oct. 15, 1944 Gladys Kring born on Oct. 15, 1944.
They had the following children:
Donna Jean Smith born Oct. 15, 1948
Dale Larue Smith born March 13, 1952
Glenn Allen Smith born June 21, 1956
Merle Jay Smith married on Oct. 12, 1944 Marjorie Case born April 27,
1925/Died Aug. 5, 1972 from a blood clot that hit her heart. They
had the following children:
Michael Lee Smith born June 11, 1947 married Judy Kay Lauren Lamint born Feb. 4, 1953.
Mark Alan Smith born Sept. 3, 1950 married Cheryl Lynne Canfield born Oct. 14, 1951.
Merle then married Judy Spencer Born Sept. 28, 1940 on April 12, 1975 following Marjorie's death.
Fred Laverne Smith married on May 5, 1951 Barbara Canfield born Oct.
22, 1932. They had the following children:
Ronald Bruce Smith born Oct. 26, 1953
David LaVern Smith born Nov. 26, 1956
James Brian Smith born May 7, 1961
Susan Lynne Smith born Jan. 10, 1968