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Smith Riddle

Smith Riddle[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6]

Male 1864 - Abt 1925  (61 years)

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  • Name Smith Riddle 
    Born 1864  North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    • Marriage records states that he was born in 1861
    Gender Male 
    Died Abt 1925  Prices Creek TWP, Yancey Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Penland Cemetery, Horton Creek Rd., Paint Gap, Yancey Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I2057  Family
    Last Modified 10 Aug 2020 

    Father Nathaniel Riddle,   b. 1805, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Dec 1875, Pensacola, Yancey Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Edwards,   b. 1828, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1870  (Age < 41 years) 
    Married 2 Sep 1856  Madison Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 8
    Family ID F732  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Sarah Ann Wilson,   b. 1850, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1915, Prices Creek TWP, Yancey Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Married 17 Dec 1892  Prices Creek TWP, Yancey Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 9, 10
    • by the Rev. EM Blankenship. Second Marriage for both.
    Children 
     1. Walter Lee Riddle,   b. 25 Sep 1893, Madison Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jan 1963, Spring Grove Hospital, Catonsville, Baltimore Co., Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
     2. Lillie Bell Riddle,   b. 28 Mar 1895, Madison Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Sep 1898, Madison Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 3 years)
    Photos
    Penland Cemetery, Horton Creek Rd., Paint Gap, Yancey Co., NC
    Penland Horton Cr. RD
    Last Modified 2 Apr 2015 
    Family ID F730  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Julia Austin,   b. 1871, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 18 Aug 1889  Yancey Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [11, 12
    • by JP Penland at the home of James Edney and witnessed by WN Horton and JA Parrott.
    Divorced 1892  Yancey Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [13, 14, 15
    • Smith Riddle vs. Julia Riddle, 1892 Married in August 1889 in Yancey County. Lived together as husband and wife until the 20th of September 1890 when the defendant left the plaintiff. That in August of 1890 defendant committed adultery with John Ganderson in the County of Yancey.
      Was this John Anderson?
    Notes 
    Last Modified 3 Apr 2015 
    Family ID F731  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1864 - North Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 18 Aug 1889 - Yancey Co., North Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDivorced - 1892 - Yancey Co., North Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 17 Dec 1892 - Prices Creek TWP, Yancey Co., North Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Abt 1925 - Prices Creek TWP, Yancey Co., North Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Penland Cemetery, Horton Creek Rd., Paint Gap, Yancey Co., North Carolina Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Earth 

  • Photos
    Charles Melvin Penland & Family
    M Penland & Family
    Melvin Penland, Matilda Holcombe and Smith Riddle
    M Penland, S Riddle
    Smith Riddle
    Smith Riddle head

  • Notes 
    • Smith Riddle vs. Julia Riddle, 1892 Married in August 1889 in Yancey County. Lived together as husband and wife until the 20th of September 1890 when the defendant left the plaintiff. That in August of 1890 defendant committed adultery with John Ganderson in the County of Yancey.
      Was this John Anderson?

      Why is Smith listed as Father-in-law in the 1920 census?

  • Sources 
    1. [S301] Census, 1870 Yancey Co., North Carolina - Smith Riddle, (Federal Census Filmed 3 Aug 1870).

    2. [S641] Census, 1880 Yancey Co., North Carolina - Smith Riddle, (US Government 11 Jun 1880).

    3. [S104] Census, 1900 Madison Co., North Carolina - Smith Riddle, (US Government 19 Jun 1900).

    4. [S106] Census, 1910 Yancey Co., North Carolina - Smith Riddle, (US Government 3 May 1910).

    5. [S632] Census, 1920 Yancey Co., North Carolina - Smith Riddle, (US Government 14 Jan 1920).

    6. [S2936] Death Certificate - Maryland: Walter L. Riddle.

    7. [S103] GRS CD-4 Marriage Records - MD, VA & North Carolina, (GRS).

    8. [S1280] Census, 1860 Madison Co., North Carolina - Nathaniel Riddle, (US Government 21 aug 1860).

    9. [S229] Yancey Co., North Carolina Genealogy Web Site, Yancey Co. Marriages 1850-1920, Smith RIDDLE 27 - Sarah WILSON 30 - 17 Dec 1892 - E M Blankenshi, p - W H Wright,, Ben Honeycutt.

    10. [S2601] Marriage Certificate - Smith Riddle and Sarah Wilson.

    11. [S229] Yancey Co., North Carolina Genealogy Web Site.

    12. [S2603] Yancey Co., North Carolina Marriage License.

    13. [S269] Carol Allen E-mail Message, Carol Allen CarAllenPublish@aol.com, (11 Jan. 2002), Yancey County Divorce Records 1866-1914 C.R.107.604.1 to C.R.107.604.8, . Appeared in C.R.107.604.6.

    14. [S1038] Tracy Austin E-mail, Tracy Austin Author E-mail: tracy3000gt@msn.com, (23 Jul 2006).

    15. [S2602] Yancey County Divorce Records 1866-1914 - Smith Riddle and Julia Austin.