26. Samuel Langston Butler & 27. Cynthia Evelyn Smith
1841, Samuel born in MO.
1841, Evelyn born in IL.
Samuel married Evelyn.
1861, they lived in AR.
Samuel was a Union soldier in the Civil War.
1864, they lived in TX. [At least until 1869.]
1875, the family lived in Saylor Township, Polk Co., IO.
6/21/1880, (S) 1880 Census, IO, Polk Co., Saylor. Samuel’s parents born in Ky [father] and VA [mother.] Samuel is a farmer. Eviline, housekeeping, born in IL; parents born in KY and IL. All children listed in the census.
Children of Samuel and Cynthia:
i. Mary Jane Butler,, born 9/1861 in AR.
1881, Mary married James Leonard Garn.
(S) 1900, TX, Kaufman Co. 4 children at home.
ii. John Butler, born 1864 in TX.
iii. Martha Butler,, born 1866 in TX.
iv. Clarinda E Butler, born 1869 in TX.
v. James F Butler, born 1875 in Saylor Township, Polk Co., IO.
vi. Myrtle Mae Butler (13), born 8/31/1876 in Saylor Township, Polk Co., IO.
vii. Sarah E Butler, born 1879 in Saylor Township, Polk Co., IO.