Jennie L. Trotter
- Born: 26 Feb 1870, Mecklenburg Co., VA
- Marriage: John C. Bolton Smith circa 1889
- Died: 7 May 1951, Danville City, (Pittsylvania Co.), Virginia at age 81
- Buried: 9 May 1951, Mountain View Cemetery, Danville, VA
Cause of her death was Arteriosclerolis Heart Disease / Terminal Uremia.
The 1900 Federal Census for Christiansville, Mecklenburg Co., Virginia list her parents as from Canada and New York. Her surname is listed on the N. C. death certificate for her son, Horton A. Smith.
The 1880 Federal Census for Christiansville District, Mecklenburg Co., VA, District 144, page 122A taken June 15, 1880 records Jennie Trotter (10 - VA/Ireland/NY) living with her widowed father John Trotter (54 - Ireland/Ireland/Ireland) and siblings John B. Trotter (7 - VA), and Herbert J. Trotter (5 - VA). John is a farmer.
The 1870 Federal Census for Christiansville, Mecklenburg Co., VA, page 327A taken July 12, 1870 records Jennie Trotter (3/12 - VA / February) living with her parents father John Trotter (43 - Canada W) and Cornelia G. Trotter (36 - NY) and sister Mary A. Trotter (10 - NY). John is a farmer with real estate valued at $4,000 and a personal estate valued at $1,000.
The 1860 Federal Census for the Town of Angelica, Allegany Co., New York, Hallsport P. O., page 368, dated July 7, 1860 records John Trotter (28 - Ireland) with his wife Ellen (22 - NY) and daughter Mary A. Trooter (10/12 - NY). John is a Merchant with real estate valued at $500 and a personal estate valued at $1,000.
Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014
Name: Mrs Jennie Trotter Smith [Mrs Jennie Trotter] (widowed)
Residence: 205 Jefferson Ave., Danville, VA
Age at Death: 81
Birth Date: 26 Feb 1870
Death Date: 7 May 1951
Death Place: Danville, Pittsylvania, Virginia
Burial: May 9, 1951 at Mountain View Cemetery, Danville, VA
Registration Date: 11 May 1951
Father: John Trotter
Mother: Cornelia Horton
Spouse: J C B Smith
Informant: E. F. Smith [son] of 1045 Main ST., Danville, VA
Jennie married John C. Bolton Smith, son of John J. Smith and Louise J. Moseley, circa 1889. (John C. Bolton Smith was born on 7 Dec 1866 in Chase City, Virginia, died on 19 Mar 1932 in Danville City, (Pittsylvania Co.), Virginia and was buried on 21 Mar 1932 in Mountain View Cemetery, Danville, VA.) The cause of his death was Angina Pectoris / Chronic Nephritis / Influenza.