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Joseph Luther Smith, Sr
Birth: May 22, 1880
Glen Daniel
Raleigh County
West Virginia, USA
Death: Aug. 23, 1962
Beckley
Raleigh County
West Virginia, USA

US Congressman. Elected to represent West Virginia's 6th District in the United States House of Representatives, serving from 1929 to 1945. Also served as Mayor of Beckley, West Virginia, from 1904 to 1929, Member of the West Virginia State Senate from 1909 to 1913, and Alternate Delegate to the Democratic National Convention from West Virginia in 1952. (bio by: K) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Hulett Armstrong Smith (1833 - 1916)
  Angeline McMillion Smith (1842 - 1924)
 
 Spouse:
  Christine Carlson Smith (1887 - 1979)*
 
 Children:
  Joseph Luther Smith (1915 - 1985)*
  Hulett Carlson Smith (1918 - 2012)*
 
 Siblings:
  William H. Smith (1859 - 1932)*
  Sarah Jane Smith Walters (1866 - 1950)*
  Ida Etta Smith Hancock (1869 - 1922)*
  Walter Lee Smith (1872 - 1945)*
  John Heenan Smith (1875 - 1960)*
  Iva Nona Smith Scott (1877 - 1943)*
  Joseph Luther Smith (1880 - 1962)
  Robert Wentworth Smith (1885 - 1947)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Sunset Memorial Park
Beckley
Raleigh County
West Virginia, USA
Plot: Mausoleum A
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Jun 26, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7621487
Joseph Luther Smith, Sr
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