William Alonzo Smith1

ID # 256, (1865-1931)
Descendants of John Coleman & Elizabeth Lawrason
     William Alonzo Smith was born on 14 August 1865 at Beverly Twp, Wentworth County, Ontario.1 He married Millie M. Wood, daughter of Samuel Wood and Maria Coleman, on 20 January 1885 at St. George, South Dumfries Twp, Brant County, Ontario. (notes: 001308-85 South Dumfries, Brant Co. William A. Smith, 21, bachelor, farmer, United Brethren, born and residing Beverly, parents David and Annie Smith. Millie M. Wood, 17, spinster, Methodist, born and residingBeverly. Parents Samuel and Marie Wood. Witnesses Berkem Wood, Beverly and Lottie Wood, Troy. 20 January 1885 at St. George. Rev. D. Michill.).1 He died on 2 December 1931 at Lynden, Beverly Twp, Wentworth County, Ontario, at age 66.1 He was buried on 4 December 1931 at Dundas, Ancaster Twp, Wentworth County, Ontario.1 Death reg. 036432-31 Beverly Twp., Wentworth Co. William Alonzo Smith, date of birth August 14, 1863. Born Ontario. Married. Farmer and retired. Place of death Lynden. Residence Lynden, Ontario. Parents DavidWilliam Smith, born Beverly Tp., Ontario, and Hannah Beamer, born Ontario. Informant Guy W. Smith, 75 Highbourne Rd., Toronto, son. Buried December 4 at 2 o'clocl, 1931, at Dundas. (Belived to be in Grove Cemetery.)

William's father was David Smith. It's believed that he was the son of William and Rachel Smith. David would have been a brother of Sabrina, wife of John Coleman. William Alonzo Smith was likely a second cousin of Millie M. Wood.1

Last Edited=17 Apr 2008

Children of William Alonzo Smith and Millie M. Wood


  1. [S1] Robert Coleman, 2009.