HALE, JAMES SMITH
Prairie Grove, AR, (R.F.D. #1)
Date of birth:  Jan 18, 1836 in Rover, Bedford Co. TN

Name of father:  Samuel Smith Hale of VA, son of John Hale of VA

Name of mother:  Mary Elan

Education:  common school. Teacher: Samuel Smith Hale
Military service: Pvt. Capt. Pleas Buchannans Co. Col. Grashet
 Ref. Inf. State service 1861.  Regular service from
1862 to close of war
Church connection:  Miss. Baptist
Organizations:  Masonic Fraternity

Wife & date of marriage:  Mary Juda Elizabeth Miller, Oct 10, 1867,
 daughter of Dr. Hamilton Spenser and Elizabeth Ann
 Burnett (Basmeth??) of East Tennessee

Children:
 Nathan J. Hale married Sallie Rogers
 Martha Hale married Henry Hopkins
 John Hale married Mary Farnier
 Susan Frances Hale married Robert Hopkins