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Ozona in Crockett County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
 

Samuel Theodore Smith

(Sept. 7, 1846 - Dec. 26, 1925)

 
 
Samuel Theodore Smith Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brian Anderson, May 27, 2018
1. Samuel Theodore Smith Marker
Inscription. A Confederate veteran, of 18th La. Cav. Bn., Civil War.

Born in Louisiana. Came to Texas in 1872; to Ozona, 1891. Built city's first school, first courthouse, Baptist church, other structures.

Married Alice Crimm, March 1, 1876. Had three children.
Recorded - 1970

 
Erected 1970 by State Historical Survey Committee. (Marker Number 4517.)
 
Location. 30° 41.513′ N, 101° 12.166′ W. Marker is in Ozona, Texas, in Crockett County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Avenue E (State Highway 163) and Quail Run, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is located within Cedar Hill Cemetery. Marker is in this post office area: Ozona TX 76943, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Joseph L. Casbeer (within shouting distance of this marker); Henry Street Hudspeth (within shouting distance of this marker); William Mathias Miller (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Pharis Hurst (approx. mile away); Fort Lancaster C.S.A. (approx. 1.3
Samuel Theodore Smith Gravesite image. Click for full size.
By Brian Anderson, May 27, 2018
2. Samuel Theodore Smith Gravesite
miles away); Crockett County (approx. 1.3 miles away); William Mozart McVey (approx. 1.3 miles away); David Crockett (approx. 1.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Ozona.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesWar, US Civil
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 31, 2018. This page originally submitted on May 30, 2018, by Brian Anderson of Kingwood, Texas. This page has been viewed 44 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 30, 2018, by Brian Anderson of Kingwood, Texas. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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