Blanche Smith, center (undated)
Historic Saranac Lake Collection, 2009.2.5.
Gift of W. Dean Carrier in memory of John Dean Carrier

Born: August 11, 1887, West Harrietstown


Married: [?] Brown

Children: Celia Ellen Brown (later Beck / Goetz)

Dorothy Blanche Smith (later Brown) went by Blanche. She was the daughter of Charles H. Smith and Mary Ellen Colon, and worked as a nurse, like her mother. Her mother remarried Jack Carrier in 1899 after her father died. They had a son, Blanche's half-brother, John Dean Carrier. Blanche eventually married someone with the last name Brown and had a daughter, Celia Ellen.

Source: Her nephew, Walter Dean Carrier, 2022.