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Descendants of Mahala Smelser





Some descendants of Mahala Smelser Lane

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My grgrgrandmother was Mahala Smelser born March 23 1836 in where I believe to be Boon Co Indiana.  Mahala died April 15 1917 at her home in Baker Co. Huntington Oregon. Cause of death Apoplexy(paralysis due to stroke) She was the daughter of Henry Smelser born abt 1800 TENN. and Elizabeth  King born abt 1798 VA. m.Oct 15 1822

Mahala Smelser m. Samuel Lane before 1855 I have not been able to find out when and where. They were living in Black Hawk Co Iowa Big Creek township in 1860 and had three children.
William Henry Lane born  Oct 01 1855 Iowa died May 22 1900 buried Washington Co Weiser Idaho Hillcrest Cemetery M. Annie E Day Dec 18 1896 d.?
John William Lane b. ABT 1857 Iowa d. ABT 1926 buried Washington Co Weiser Idaho  Hillcrest Cemetery
 Elizabeth Lane b. Feb 14 1859 Iowa nothing more on Elizabeth. Samuel lane and Mahala Smelser/Lane went on to have seven more children
Annie Lane b. March 22 1862  Iowa nothing more.
Mahala Catherine Lane b.July 8 1864 Iowa nothing more.
George I Lane b. Oct 19 1867 Iowa d.? m.Minnie F Stiles May 3rd 1889-Washington Co. Weiser Idaho.
Mary J Lane b. Dec 25 1872 Iowa d.? m. Thos.P. Arthur April 05 1889 Washington Co. Weiser Idaho.
Stella Lane b. Feb 09 1872 Iowa d.? M.John Rizor Nov 25 1889 Washington Co. weiser Idaho
Charles Thomas Lane (my grgrand father) b. June 28 1874 Iowa d. 1953 Baker City Oregon buried Hillcrest cemetery Weiser Idaho.m. Annie Margaret O'Hara b.Ireland ABT 1876 d. 1931 buried Weiser Idaho
Saddie Lane b. Nov 04 1876 Kansas d.? m.? have confirmed some but not all of what I have. Will continue to work on it. Hope this helps other and hope I find out more by posting this.Hopping if anyone who can add to or correct any of this will  please do so thank you
Artice McCord/Foster Oregon