History of Greene
JOB C. SMITH, farmer, Rutan,
Penn., was born in Center Township
December 1, 1848. He is a son of Edmund
and Elizabeth Smith (nee Adamson),
natives of Greene County,
Penn., where they resided
until Mr. Smith’s
death in 1887. His widow is still
living. Job C. was united in the holy
bonds of matrimony August 1, 1875, with Christie A. Slusher, who was
born in Washington County, Penn.,
November 11, 1846, and is a daughter of David and Elizabeth Slusher (nee Moore).
Her parents are also natives of Washington
County, and moved to Greene County
in 1872. In 1880 they went to Iowa, where
reside. Mr. and Mrs. Smith have six
children—Bessie E., Hattie E., Guy B., Clyde D., Loyd L. and Goldie Z. Mr. Smith is an industrious farmer, and is
the owner of 106 acres of land where he and family live.
He and wife are zealous members of the Baptist Church.
History of Greene County,
Samuel P. Bates
Nelson, Rishforth & Co., Chicago.
Transcribed by Annette Bame Peebles
The Greene County,
Date of Transcription: 15 June 2007
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