2nd Lieutenant Lawson White Smith
G Company

 

He enlisted on the 21 May 1861.

 

Promoted to fill vacancy of 2nd Lieutenant due to promotion of J. Fisher on the 23 December 1863.

 

It is mentioned that he served to the end of the war and surrendered in North Carolina, this would be on the 9 April 1865.

 

Was born in White Co, TN, on the 2 June 1836.

 

He was a farmer. 

 

He married Ann Elizabeth Johnson who was born 1841 in Wilson Co, TN, and died 4 July 1881 probably in Wilson Co, TN, who was a seamstress before marriage. She was the daughter of Joseph C. and Mary Jane (Moss) Johnson They had two children Maggie L., and L. M. Smith.

 

On her death it would seem he married Fannie King who was born 8 July 1858 in TN and died 1918 in Davidson Co, TN. They had one child: John Dillard Smith who was born in 1818. She is also buried in Mount Olivet Cemetery.

 

Is mentioned as dying on the 1 May 1903, at Nashville, Davidson Co, TN, and  is buried in the Mount Olivet Cemetery, Nashville, Davidson Co, TN.

 


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