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William Smith, Jr

William Smith, Jr

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  • Name William Smith 
    Suffix Jr 
    Born 1772  Spotsylvania Co,VA,USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 1845  Barren Co,KY,USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
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    Person ID I32168  Smith Smyth Schmidt Smythe Smitt
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    Smith Branch: William Smith b c 1746 King George VA
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    Father William Smith,   b. c 1746, Stafford,King George Co,VA,USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Mar 1817, Cumberland Co KY USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 71 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Street 
    Family ID F11414  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Margaret Campbell,   b. 1777, Augusta Co,VA,USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1853, Barren Co,KY,USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Married KY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census (Family) 1850  Division 2, Barren, KY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Josiah Campbell Smith,   b. 1796, KY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1843, Barren Co,KY,USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 47 years)
    +2. William Street Smith,   b. 1799, Barren Co,KY,USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1844  (Age 45 years)
     3. Susannah M Smith,   b. 1801, KY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1871, Metcalfe, KY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
    +4. Margaret Frances Smith,   b. 1804, Barren Co,KY,USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. After 1850, Barren Co,KY,USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 47 years)
     5. John Campbell Smith,   b. 1806, Barren Co,KY,USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1888, Barren Co,KY,USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
    +6. David Campbell Smith,   b. 1809, Barren Co,KY,USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1870, Glasgow, KY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years)
     7. Elizabeth Street Smith,   b. 1812, Monroe, KY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1866, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years)
     8. Nancy Smith,   b. 1815, Barren Co,KY,USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    +9. Jeremiah Moulton Smith,   b. 1816, Barren Co,KY,USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1870, Macoupin, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years)
     10. George Washington Smith,   b. 1834, Barren Co,KY,USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1855  (Age 21 years)
    Last Modified 1 Apr 2013 
    Family ID F11423  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1772 - Spotsylvania Co,VA,USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1845 - Barren Co,KY,USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - - KY Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus (Family) - Margaret Smith 73 b c 1777 VA - 1850 - Division 2, Barren, KY Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Will of William Smith, Barren County, Kentucky, will Book 3, p240:
      Know all men by these present that I, William smith, Senior, of the county of Barren and the state of Kentucky believing that my depolution is at hand, appoint this to be my las will and testament. I bequeath to my beloved wife, Margaret Smith, all that I possess during life or widowhood and after her death or marriage the farm on which I live containing two hundred twenty four and three quarter acres by survey with eight acres I bought of Captain Pace. I bequeath to my son George Washington Smith the balance of all my estate. I wish to be divided between my eight living children: Susannah M. Lemon, Frances Ferguson, John C. Smith, David C. Smith, Elizabeth S. Harlan, Nancy Y/T.? Park, Jeremiah M. Smith and George Washington Smith, after paying out to my granchildren who fathers are dead the sum of ten dollars to each as follows viz the children of Josiah C. Smith deceased, William S. Smith, John M. Smith, Rebecca Murphy, George W. Smith, Susannah Smith, Almera Smith, Frances Smith, David C. Smith, and James C. Smith. The children of William s. Smith deceased, Thomas C. Smith, Eliza Smith and Frances Smith. The land which I have given to my children is not included in the estate to be divided. I have given to Josiah 50 acres, to my daughter Frances I gave 230 acres; to my son John I gave 100 acres; to Jeremiah 300 acres; these lots of land I intend to secure by deed, but if I am no permitted to do so I wish it distinctly understood to be my will that they hold the lots of land which I gave them. I appoint my sons David C. Smith and George Washington Smith to be my executors of this my last will and testament. In testimoney whereof I do here unto set my hand and seal this 21st day of Jun 1844, his William X Smith Senior mark in presence of G. W. Taylor, Isaiah Godby page 241. By way of codicil to my 1st will and testament heretofore written and publish I do hereby declare it to be my will and desire that at the death of my wife Margaret Smith or at my death if I should survive her my Negro man slave called Walker nearly forty years old for his long and faithful services be emancipated and set free from all servitude to any and all persons whatsoever.
      Signed in the presence of the undersigned witness this the 16day of September 1844 his William X Smith Senior mark.
      Test: David C. Smith, George W. Smith
      Barren County Court
      January term 1845
    • KY Land Grant
      175 Acres
      Book E-2
      Survey Date 7 Feb 1834
      County Barren
      Watercourse Marrowbone
      p 726 Vol 1 part 1 Kentucky Land Grants