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James Smith

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  • Name James Smith 
    Born 1809  TN,USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Person ID I30092  Smith Smyth Schmidt Smythe Smitt
    Branches/DNA
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    Smith DNA GRP-R-M269-4 Smith Branch: James Smith b 1809 TN m Betsy Hickey (2 Lawson 3 Herman) (Kit# 1592****/YDNA)), Smith Branch: James Smith b 1809 Jefferson Co TN m Betsey Hickey (2 Lawson 3 Herman) (Kit# 1992****/YDNA)), Smith Branch: James Smith b 1809 Jefferson/TN m Betsey Hickey (Kit# 2639****/FF/Aut)
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    Family Betsey Hickey 
    Married 14 Feb 1829  Jefferson Co, TN, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census (Family) 1850  Jefferson Co,TN,USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census (Family) 1860  Jefferson Co,TN,USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census (Family) 1870  Jefferson Co,TN,USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census (Family) 1880  Witts Foundry, Hamblen, TN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Lawson D Lee Smith,   b. 3 Jun 1853, Jefferson Co,TN,USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Dec 1910, Marion Co,TN,USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years)
     2. Lucinda Smith,   b. c 1830
     3. Pleasant Smith,   b. c 1832
     4. Samuel B Smith,   b. c 1834
     5. Rachel Smith,   b. c 1836
     6. Adaline Smith,   b. c 1836
     7. Mary J Smith,   b. c 1839
     8. James H Smith,   b. c 1843
     9. Sarah M Smith,   b. c 1848
    Last Modified 22 Sep 2018 
    Family ID F10689  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1809 - TN,USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 14 Feb 1829 - Jefferson Co, TN, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus (Family) - 1850 District 13/Jefferson/TN James SMith 41 Elizabeth 39 Lucinda 20 Pleasant L 18 Smauel B 16 Rachel 14 Adaline 14 Mary J 11 James H 7 Benjamin P 6 Sarah M 2 - 1850 - Jefferson Co,TN,USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus (Family) - 1860 Jefferson TN Not Stated James SMith 55 TN Elizabeth 45 TN M J 19 J H 18 B P 15 M 12 L L 9 B A 5 NEXT DOOR Barton 24 Pelina 23 Les 5.12 NEXT DOOR M T 22 Rachael 23 M E 10.12 - 1860 - Jefferson Co,TN,USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus (Family) - 1870 District 12/Jefferson Tn James Smith 68 Farmer TN Elizabeth 57 TN Lawson L 18 TN Betsy A 16 TN - 1870 - Jefferson Co,TN,USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus (Family) - 1880 Witts Foundry, Hamblen, TN James SMith 79 TN VA CT Elizabeth Smith 67 KY TN TN Lawson L D Smith 27 TN TN TN Katherine Smith 22 TN TN TN M Cordelia Smit 7 TN TN TN H Jenkins SMith 5 L Belle Smith 2 - 1880 - Witts Foundry, Hamblen, TN Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Noticed that one of James Smiths children was named Pleasant.

      1850 Jefferson Co TN District 13 p 348B
      James Smith 41 TN
      Elizabeth Smith 39 (James Smith m Betsey Hickey Feb 14, 1829 Elisha Millikan M G)-dau of Tho D and Rachel Hickey
      Lucinda 20
      Pleasant L 18
      Samuel B 16
      Rachel 14
      Adaline 14
      Mary J 11
      James H 7
      Benjamin P 6
      Sarah M 2

      Pleasant b c 1780 VA and Ellender are on p350B

      Pleasant Smith 70 VA
      Ellender 68 VA
      Sarah WILLIS 20
      NEXT DOOR
      Pleasant Smith 17 TN
      Joseph COOPER 34 TN
      TWO DOORS AWAY
      William Smith 24 TN
      Louisa J 24
      Samuel 11
      Moses 7
      Caumpton 5
      Altamira 1

      Pleasant Smith b c 1780 VA is listed with the following children on submitted trees

      Aaron b 1807 TN
      James b 1809 TN
      William b Feb 25, 1819 TN
      Sarah
      Pleasant Jr
      Ellender might be his second wife. One group has him with a first marriage to Polly P Carter on Nov 10, 1807 at Henrico, VA.
      If Henrico Co VA, here's an interesting reference from Virginia Magazine of History and Biography about the English descent of John Pleasants (1645-1668) of Henrico Co, VA. Captain John Smith was in Henrico Co VA, incidentally.

      Good possibility that Pleasant Smith was named after his mother X Pleasants and a marriage with a Smith. Some possibilities from 1810 Henrico Co VA census (haven't looked up their ages, etc, just the names). Elizabeth Smith, Jack, Jacob, James, Jesse, Jospeh, Martha, Patty, Robert P, Stephen, Sterling, William. in 1810, for example, there is a Joseph Smith living next door to Thos Pleasants Estate.

      In order to test the relationship, looking for a direct line male descendant of Pleasant Smith b c 1780 VA to do DNA testing, through son Aaron, James, William or Pleasant Jr.

      Aaron Smith

      1850 Jefferson Co TN District 13
      Aaron 43
      Lotty 46
      John P 22
      Lucinda 21
      Andrew J 16



      1850 Jefferson Co TN District 13


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