John W. Smith is my grandfather.
Name - John Walter Smith B (ca) 1871 in Gloucester County, VA
Married Rosella West in 1899 in Gloucester County, VA
Parents - James T. Smith and Sarah Elizabeth West
Rosella was deceased by 1910 leaving 3 young children
My father, Charles Smith was the oldest - deceased 1964 Brooklyn, NY
John Smith died about 1937 (as I remember)