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William Berry Smith

William Berry Smith

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  • Name William Berry Smith 
    Born 1792  Buncombbe Co,NC,USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 20 Jun 1876  Iredell Bosque Co TX USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
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    Person ID I27838  Smith Smyth Schmidt Smythe Smitt
    Branches/DNA Smith DNA GRP-R-M269-27 Smith Branch: William Berry Smith b 1792 NC m Mary Ann Ashmore((YDNA)),
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    Last Modified 26 Jun 2014 

    Father Smith 
    Family ID F10103  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Ann Ashmore,   b. 27 Sep 1804, Greenville, Greenville, SC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1844, Chappel Hill, Washington, TX Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 39 years) 
    Census (Family) 1810  Buncombe, NC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 1826 
    Census (Family) 1850  Milam and Williamson, Milam, TX Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. James Lowery Smith,   b. 20 May 1827, AL,USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jan 1883, Salado, Bell, TX Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years)
     2. Salme Smith,   b. 1828,   d. 1834  (Age 6 years)
     3. William Berry Smith,   b. 1829,   d. 1862  (Age 33 years)
     4. Sarah Ann Smith,   b. 1829,   d. 1909  (Age 80 years)
    +5. John Alexander Smith,   b. 8 Feb 1831, AL,USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Apr 1889, Floresville, Wilson, TX Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years)
     6. Milam Smith,   b. 1833,   d. 1855  (Age 22 years)
     7. Ransom Lafayette Smith,   b. 1839,   d. 1914  (Age 75 years)
     8. L Sarah Elizabeth Smith,   b. 1841,   d. 1925  (Age 84 years)
     9. Henry Patrick Smith,   b. 1844,   d. 1924  (Age 80 years)
     10. Louisa Jane Smith,   b. 1844,   d. 1926  (Age 82 years)
    Last Modified 20 Aug 2012 
    Family ID F10038  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1792 - Buncombbe Co,NC,USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus (Family) - 2 m under 10 1 m 16-25 1 f 16-25 - 1810 - Buncombe, NC Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 20 Jun 1876 - Iredell Bosque Co TX USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    William Berry Smith
Halletsville, TX
    William Berry Smith Halletsville, TX

  • Notes 
    • William Berry Smith born l792 in Buncombe Co, NC married Mary Ann Ashmore, daughter of Hannah Nations and William Ashmore. Mary Ann was born in SC and they probably married in Ms or Al. in th el820?s They came to Texas in the l830?s . William Berry Smith was a well known Indian Fighter and was involved in the Runaway Scrape and Surveyor?s Fight. He was granted over 5,000 acres in Bosque Co, Tx and is buried on his land there. He had a sister, Sarah ?Sally? who married Mr. Crawford, and a brother James and one more brother who apparently stayed in Al. Mary Ann Ashmore Smtih died in the l840?s probably in Washington Co, Tx.


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