Smelser Descendants Database Page





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What's NEW for October 2007?


Martha J. Smelser (wife of Andrew J. Smelser) gravesite

Submitted by Brenda Smelser Hay

1870 Andrew County, Missouri Census

Submitted by John Smeltzer

1885 Washington State Census

Submitted by John Smeltzer

1889 Washington State Census

Submitted by John Smeltzer

Descendants of George Smelser b. 1835 Indiana

Submitted by Kathleen Minion

Richard Frank Smelser of Oregon Photos

Submitted by John Smeltzer

WWI Draft Registration Card for Sanford Smelcer

Submitted by John Smeltzer

John R. Smelser and Nancy (Beasley) Smelser Grave

Submitted by Kathleen Minion





Please help the webmaster keep it all straight.

It is very easy to make mistakes when transcribing these tedious records.  Please set me straight when I make a boo-boo.  

E-Mail your corrections.

Please contribute your information.  
You can help others find their ancestors. AND maybe you will be rewarded with a new cousin who has that special piece of information you need to round out your family tree.  

Sites of Interest:

FREE Census Records at CensusFinder



Records arranged by Category

Take a look at some of our ancestors.


Our Smelser men in the military

mnceme.gif (511 bytes)Graves of Revolutionary War Patriots
1812_flag.gif (1340 bytes)War of 1812
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WW1 Draft Registration, Korean War Deaths and Vietnam War Deaths
WWII Soldiers

If you have or would like to write a biography about your Smelser/Smeltzer family or have a descendant chart you want to share, I would love to include it here.  Just drop me an e-mail

Birth Records   Death Records   Land Records

bookamazon.gif (881 bytes)Wills, Estates, and Probate Records


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Transcription of Smelser/Smeltzer in the Federal Census 1790-1920.
transcribed by Kathleen Minion and Brenda Smelser Hay.
You will also find links to online census where Smelser can be found.
My dream is to have all Smelser census on the site
This work is still in progress and probably always will be <grin>

U. S. City Directories

Newspaper Tidbits

Odds & Ends
This is a transcript of the petition and all signers are listed
Schmelzer Arms Company of Kansas City, Missouri

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Make connections with other researchers!
Click HERE for a list of researchers and the Smelser lines they are researching.
This is one of the most important sections of this page.  If you don't do anything else at our site, send me your information so others can make a connection with you!


If you want to be added to the researcher list, SEND me a message with your name, e-mail address you want to use and the line you are researching.
Genealogy data on families who married into our Smelser / Smelcer / Smeltzer / Schmeltzer families.  Feel free to submit data for this new area of our site.  Please send it in a format you will want posted as I will not have time to compose and edit your data.  If you send it formatted as you want it to appear, I can copy and paste it on the site.  I welcome your submissions!  Send to Brenda Smelser Hay

Other web sites I host:

Census - FREE databases! 

Census Finder Free Census Records

Ancestor Hunt Free Genealogy Search Engines and Bible Records

Ancestor Search! - Search engines to help locate ancestors!

Genealogy Funny Papers

Brenda's Branches my personal genealogy

Freebies for Genealogists   (free treasures for genealogy researchers)

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( 2007 Brenda Smelser Hay)