Sarah Smyly1

F, #2453, b. 1 May 1906, d. 16 May 1987
1st cousin 1 time removed of Joseph Wayne Peery
     Sarah Smyly was born on 1 May 1906.2,1 She was the daughter of Samuel Bronson Smyly Sr. and Ida Desdemonia Freeman.2 Sarah Smyly also went by the name of Sallie.1,3 She appeared as a daughter on the census of 28 April 1910 in the household of Ida Desdemonia Smyly at Pct 5, Call, Newton County, Texas.4 She married Willie Wilson on 31 December 1921 at Jasper County, Texas.5,2 She was the informant on the Death Certificate of John Franklin Smyly on 20 December 1963 at Montgomery County Home for Aged, Conroe, Montgomery County, Texas.6,7,8,2 She died on 16 May 1987 at age 81 years and 15 days.1 She was buried at Memorial Park Cemetery, Main Street, Jasper, Jasper County, Texas.1

Children of Sarah Smyly and James William Wilson

  • Evon Wilson
  • William B. Wilson
  • James Wendel Wilson3


  1. [S910] Dianne Pace, The Cemeteries of Jasper County, Texas, Volume 1, p. 424.
  2. [S97] Buckmaster, Holmes, Lanier & Thurber Family Tree, online
  3. [S314] Texas, U.S., Birth Index, 1903-1997, online
  4. [S963] 28 Apr 1910, United States Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah County, Utah, Roll: T624_1581, Image 798, P15A.
  5. [S957] Vivian Cogbid, Jim Folsom, Versie Truett, One Hundred Years of Jasper County Marriages 1849-1949, p. 194.
  6. [S962] John Franklin Smyly, Texas Department of Health-Death Certificate.
  7. [S391] Texas Death Index, online
  8. [S810] Johnnie F. Smyly, Cemetery Marker, Zion Hill Cemetery, Highway 96, Zion Hill, Jasper County, Texas.