Martha R Smith (1937 - 2001)

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Summary

Martha R Smith’s biography is built and maintained by people like you. Create an online profile of Martha so that her life is remembered forever. If any factual information is incorrect, please edit Martha’s biography.

Martha R Smith Biography & Family History

This genealogy profile is dedicated to the life and ancestry of Martha R Smith and her immediate Smith family. Add to Martha R Smith's genealogy page to share your memories & historical research with her family and other genealogy hobbyists.

Birth

Death

Cause of death

There is no cause of death listed for Martha.

Burial / Funeral

Do you know the final resting place - gravesite in a cemetery or location of cremation - of Martha R Smith? Add burial and funeral information.

Obituary

Last Known Residence

Collinsville, Lauderdale County, Mississippi

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Family

Add family members

Education

Did Martha finish grade school, get a GED, go to high school, get a college degree or masters? What schools or universities did Martha attend? Add education.

Professions

Share what Martha did for a living or if she had a career or profession. Add Profession.

Military Service

It is unknown if Martha R Smith is a military veteran.

Middle name

R

Maiden name

Unknown. Add maiden name

Surnames

Ethnicity

Unknown. Add Martha's ethnicity.

Nationality

Unknown. Add Martha's nationality.

Religion

Unknown. Was Martha a religious woman? Add Martha’s religion

Gender

Female

Family Photos

Pictures really do say a thousand words. Add photos of Martha during various points of her life.

Timeline

1937 - In the year that Martha R Smith was born, on May 28th, the San Francisco Golden Gate Bridge opened to cars. Taking 5 years to build, the 4,200-foot-long suspension bridge was an engineering marvel of its time - 11 men died during construction. The "international orange" color was chosen because it resisted rust and fading. To the present, it is the symbol of the City that is known throughout the world.

1951 - By the time she was just 14 years old, on April 5th, Julius and Ethel Rosenberg (husband and wife) were sentenced to death for treason. They were executed on June 19th. American citizens, they were convicted of spying for the Soviet Union. Their two young sons were adopted by a high school teacher and his wife.

1960 - By the time she was 23 years old, on September 26th, the first televised debate for a Presidential campaign in the United States - Kennedy vs Nixon - was held. Seventy million people watched the debate on TV. The debate pre-empted the very popular Andy Griffith Show.

1981 - Martha was 44 years old when on August 1st, MTV debuted. It was the first music video TV channel. The first music video played was the Buggles' "Video Killed the Radio Star" - the second was Pat Benatar's "You Better Run".

1989 - By the time she was 52 years old, on March 24th, the Exxon Valdez, an oil tanker, struck a reef in Alaska's Prince William Sound and oil began spilling out of the hold. The oil would eventually contaminate more than a thousand miles of coastline. It is estimated that over 10.8 million gallons of crude oil spilled into the Sound - killing 100,000 to 250,000 seabirds, over 2,800 sea otters, about 12 river otters, 300 harbor seals, 247 bald eagles, and 22 orcas - as well as an unknown number of salmon and herring.

Martha R Smith Family Tree

Who was Martha’s parents? Did she get married and did they have children? Share Martha’s family tree to share her legacy and genealogy pedigree.

Martha's Family
Add a parent
Add a parent
Martha R Smith
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a sibling

You can add or remove people from Martha's family tree by clicking here.

Obituary

This obit of Martha R Smith is updated by the community. Edit this biography to contribute to her obituary. Include details such as cemetery, burial, newspaper obituary and grave or marker inscription if available.

Martha R Smith died on February 27, 2001 at age 64. No cause of death has been entered for Martha. She was born on February 18, 1937. We have no information about Martha's family or relationships. We know that Martha R Smith had been residing in Collinsville, Lauderdale County, Mississippi.

Memories

What do you remember about Martha R Smith? Share your memories of special moments and stories you have heard about her. Or just leave a comment to show the world that Martha is remembered.

Write a comment

Other Records of Martha R Smith

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Other Biographies

Sources