Generation No. 1
1. GOW SMITH was born in Scotland. He married UNNAMED. She was born in Scotland.
Child of GOW SMITH and UNNAMED is:
2. i. ALEXANDER GOW SMITH, b. May 1831, Stirling, Scotland; d. 15 Sep 1895, Marion County, AL.
Generation No. 2
2. ALEXANDER GOW SMITH was born May 1831 in Stirling, Scotland, and died 15 Sep 1895 in Marion County, AL. He married MARY ANN LEWIS, daughter of WILLIAM LEWIS and MINERVA AMISLEY. She was born 28 Jan 1837 in AL, and died 12 Feb 1884 in Marion County, AL.
Notes for ALEXANDER GOW SMITH:
Alexander Gow Smith entered the Union Army in October 1863, and fought in the Civil War with the Illinois 25th inf. regiment, Co. C. He was wounded at Kennesaw Mountain. He settled in Marion County, AL and married Mary Ann Lewis.
Child of ALEXANDER SMITH and MARY LEWIS is:
3. i. MERYL HEPATINE SMITH, b. Abt. 1876, Marion County, AL; d. 1962, Marion County, AL.
Generation No. 3
3. MERYL HEPATINE SMITH was born Abt. 1876 in Marion County, AL, and died 1962 in Marion County, AL. He married NANCY WIGINTON. She was born 1878, and died 1914 in Marion County, AL.
Child of MERYL SMITH and NANCY WIGINTON is:
4. i. JAMES ALTON4 SMITH, b. 22 Feb 1908, Marion County, AL; d. 22 Jun 1994, Tupelo, MS.
Generation No. 4
4. JAMES ALTON SMITH was born 22 Feb 1908 in Marion County, AL, and died 22 Jun 1994 in Tupelo, MS. He married EVA MAE PALMER, daughter of ALEXANDER PALMER and HETTIE WIGINTON. She was born 23 Aug 1911 in Marion County, AL.
Child of JAMES SMITH and EVA PALMER is:
5. i. THERMAN ELVIS5 SMITH, b. 04 Apr 1931, Hamilton County, AL.
Generation No. 5
5. THERMAN ELVIS SMITH was born 04 Apr 1931 in Hamilton County, AL. He married BEVERY ANN WILLIAMS 14 Jun 1952 in Adrian, MI, daughter of HARRY WILLIAMS and MATILDA BUSSING. She was born 25 Apr 1934 in Adrian, MI.