BEN BLACKMON &
MARY ANN SMITH FAMILY
Ben Blackmon and Mary Ann Smith had a son
Samuel B. Blackmon in 1880 Houston Co.TX.
Ben was born in Louisiana and Mary Ann in Alabama in
They were living in Augusta, Houston Co., TX at the time of Sam's
birth. Number of children born to this mother and
now living was 2. Ben was 27 years old.
Person reporting the birth was
Mary Ann's brother was James H. Smith
who lived in Crockett at the time.
James H. Smith
also later married Ben and Mary's daughter-in-law's
sister, Florence A. Granberry. This was issued in
Oct. 1942. The court house in Crockett burned twice
so some records are hard to find.
Mary Ann Smith Blackmon married Matthew C. P.
after Ben Blackmon died. They had three
daughters. Then when Matthew died she married
They had no children. She is buried at Concord
Cemetery Houston County, TX next to my
great-grandfather Isiah and his son and his wife,
Isiah and Bessie Blackmon.
Submitted by: Lloyd and Patti Blackmon , Jewett, TX