|Paul Thomas Smith
Noted events in his life were:
1. Census in 1940 in Clinton Township, Vermilion, LA, USA. 5 The 1940 census recorded Thomas P. Smith, advertising manager for newspaper, 26, born in Illinois, living with wife Muriel, investigator for G. C. U. R., 25, born in California. In 1935 he lived in Terre Haute and she in Indianapolis.
2. Residence: in 1959 in Michigan City, LaPorte, IN. 2
3. Residence: on 29 Dec 1961 in Terre Haute, Vigo, IN. 4
4. Obituary: Indianapolis Star: obituary of Paul T. (Tom) Smith on 30 Jun 1963 in Indianapolis, Marion, IN. 6
5. Obituary: Tribune Star: obituary of Paul T. "Tom" Smith on 30 Jun 1963 in Terre Haute, Vigo, IN. 7
6. Occupation: reporter and copy editor for The Indianapolis News in Indianapolis, Marion, IN. 6
Paul married Muriel Ruth Beecher, daughter of Thomas Howard Beecher and Hazel Isabel Hansen, on 31 Dec 1938 in Indianapolis, Marion, IN.1 (Muriel Ruth Beecher was born on 16 Apr 1915 in Van Nuys, Los Angeles, CA 2 8 9 and died on 22 Apr 2001 in Bellaire, Antrim, MI, USA 2.)
1 Ancestry.com, <i>Marion County, Indiana, Marriage Index, 1925-2012</i> (Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana), Paul Smith and Muriel Beecher, 31 Dec 1938.
2 <i>Traverse City Record Eagle</i> (Traverse City, Michigan), Obituary of Muriel Ruth Beecher Smith Ellis, 15 May 2001.
3 <i>Find A Grave</i>, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=15155124.
4 <i>The Terre Haute Tribune (Terre Haute, Indiana)</i> (Terre Haute, Vigo, Indiana), 31 Dec 1961, page 2. Obituary of Lisle R. Smith.
5 <i>1940 United States Census</i>, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:V1BC-T7V Thomas P Smith, Ward 3, Clinton, Clinton Township, Vermillion, Indiana, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 83-4, sheet 8B, family 183.
6 <i>The Indianapolis Star (Indianapolis, IN)</i>, 30 Jun 1963, page 62. Obituary of Paul T. (Tom) Smith.
7 <i>Tribune Star (Terre Haute, Indiana)</i> (Terre Haute, Vigo, Indiana), 30 Jun 1963, page 9. Obituary of Paul T. Tom Smith.
8 FamilySearch.org and Ancestry.com, <i>California Birth Index, 1905-1995</i>, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:VGHC-9BV Muriel R Beecher, 16 Apr 1915, mother's name Hansen.
9 FamilySearch.org, <i>United States Public Records Index</i>, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QJHY-CM6D Muriel B Ellis, Residence, Kewadin, Michigan.