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M.M. Smith Moses McCoy Smith
Full Name: Moses McCoy Smith
Date of birth: January 21, 1853
Date of death: September 18, 1931

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 10 Jan 8, 1907 - Jan 12, 1909 30th   Democrat Pittsburg / Camp   Camp, Upshur
H 10 Jan 10, 1905 - Jan 8, 1907 29th (1)   Democrat Pittsburg / Camp   Camp, Upshur
(1) "M.M. Smith Nominated," Houston Post, 7/24/1904, p. 19, crediting the UNT Libraries. Pittsburg, Texas, July 23, "M.M. Smith of this county was declared the nominee" for representative. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Other Resources
  • Moses McCoy Smith, birth place Douglasville, George; residence place Pittsburg, Texas; child Grady McCoy Smith, as of 5/20/1924. U.S., Passport Applications, 1795-1925; Kathryn Burdette Family Tree. Ancestry.com.
  • Census of 1900 - Moses M. Smith, Camp County, age 46, birth date January 1854 in Georgia, lawyer, wife Fannie, daughter Louise, son Grady.
    Census of 1910 - Moses M. Smith, Pittsburg, Camp County, age 56, born circa 1854 in Georgia, lawyer, wife Fannie P., daughter Louisa E., son Grady M.
    Census of 1920 - Moses M. Smith, Pittsburg, Camp County, age 64, lawyer/general practice, wife Fonnie P., son Grady, granddaughter Louise Orr.
    Census of 1930 - Moses M. Smith, Pittsburg, Camp County, age 76, lawyer/law office, wife Hattie M., daughter Ethel Mitcham, granddaughter Louise Orr. FamilySearch. 1900 1910 1920 1930
  • M.M. Smith, birth date 1/21/1853 in Georgia, death date 9/18/1931 in Pittsburg, Camp County, Texas, lawyer, father Moses Smith, mother Loisa, burial in Pittsburg, Texas, on 9/19/1931. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • Moses M. Smith obituary, Pittsburg Gazette, 9/25/1931.
    Mother Louisa E. McKoy Smith, birth date 6/17/1825 in Georgia, death date 5/29/1896. "Born Morgan County Georgia, Wife of Moses Montgomery Smith, Sr. Married 6-9-1844 in Campbell, Georgia. Known children: Mary, Robert, Martha, John, Eugenia, Moses and Louisa. Note: Camp County Cemetery Book, Vol. II, page 107." Interment in Rose Hill Cemetery, Pittsburg, Camp County, Texas.
    Father Moses Montgomery Smith, birth date 10/12/1815, death date 1/20/1872, interment in Smith-Collins Family Cemetery, Chapel Hill, Douglas County, Georgia.
    Wife Fannie P. Smith, born 1874 in Texas, death date 3/21/1922, interment in Rose Hill Cemetery, Pittsburg, Camp County, Texas. Spouse Moses Smith, daughter Louise E. Smith Orr. Find a Grave. Fannie P. Smith Louisa E. McKoy Smith Moses M. Smith Moses Montgomery Smith
  • Letter to the News from Moses M. Smith, Representative Tenth District, Pittsburg, Tex., June 23. "Criticism Is Just," 6/26/1905, p. 4. "The News has received the following additional answers in regard to the holding of an extra session to correction the election law." Galveston Daily News.
  • Catalogue of the Trustees, Officers and Alumni of the University of Georgia, from 1875 to 1894, Alumni, 1877, B.L., Moses M. Smith, Pittsburg, Tex., Lawyer, Mem. Georgia Legislature. Internet Archive.
  • Col. M.M. Smith, law partner W.T. Roberts of Douglasville. "County News," Carroll Free Press (Carrollton, Georgia), 4/9/1886, p. 3.
    "Colonel Moses M. Smith has removed from Douglasville to Birmingham, Ala., where he will resume the practice of his profession. He has been several times mayor of Douglasville, and was a member of the general assembly of 1884-5 . . . , " lawyer, "Prominent Georgia Personals," Atlanta Constitution, 11/11/1887, p. 2. Newspapers.com.
  • 29th Legislature (1905) - M.M. Smith, postoffice Pittsburg, nativity Georgia, age 51 (born circa 1854), lawyer, member of Georgia Legislature 1884-5, 14 years in Texas, Democrat. Texas Legislative Manual.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. M.M. Smith, 29th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. M.M. Smith, 30th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 29th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, east wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 30th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, east wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    30th R.S. - 1907
    Judicial Districts  
    Military Affairs  
    Public Grounds and Buildings  
    Reforms in Civil and Criminal Procedure  
    State Affairs  
    29th R.S. - 1905
    Commerce and Manufactures  
    Criminal Jurisprudence  
    Roads, Bridges and Ferries  
    State Affairs  

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