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Nicholas Smith

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  • Name Nicholas Smith 
    Born c 1682  VA,USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Feb 1730  Westmoreland Co,VA,USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
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    Person ID I57496  Smith Smyth Schmidt Smythe Smitt
    Branches/DNA Smith DNA GRP-R-M269-32 Smith Branch: Nicholas Smith b before 1656 VA m Elizabeth Flood (Surry Co VA)((YDNA)), Smith Branch: Josiah Smith b 1728 VA m Elizabeth Collier(Tree Only-No DNA), Smith Branch: Nicholas Smith b 1657 VA m E Flood(FF/Aut), Smith Branch: Nicholas Smith b c 1657 VA m Elizabeth Flood(mtDNA)
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    Father Nicholas Smith,   b. Bef 1656, VA,USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. After 18 Feb 1719, Surry Co,VA,USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 63 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Flood,   b. Surry Co,VA,USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. bef1719, Surry Co,VA,USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • WILL OF NICHOLAS SMITH
      from Surry County, Virginia Wills & Deeds 1715-30
      Book 7, Page 227

      In the Name of God Almighty Amen. I Nichl Smith of Southwark Parish being in perfect health sence and memory thanks be to Almighty God for it but considering the frailly and uncertainty of mans life do make appoint and ordain this to be my Last Will and Testament in manner and form as followeth.

      First and above all I commend my Soul into the hands of Almighty God that gave it me trusting on the merits of blessed Savior Jesus Christ for a full and free pardon of all my sins commited in this frail life and my body to be decently buried at the discretion of my executor hereafter named and for what worldly estate God hath been pleased of his mercy to bestow upon me after all my just debts paid I give and bestow as followeth.

      I give unto my son, Nichl Smith, five schillings and what he owes to me.

      I give unto my son, John Smith, fifty acres of land as it is marked out by me upon the head of the Cross Swamp where he first built being more or less to him and his heirs forever.

      I give unto my son Lawrence Smith my horse bridle and sadle.

      I give unto my son William Smith my plantation and land belonging to it whereon I now live with all houses, orchards, as it now lies to him and his heirs male lawfully begotton of his body and if it shall be that he die and leave no heir male of his body then my will is that my grandson Arthur Smith the son of my son John Smith shall possess my plantation and his heirs forever.

      I give unto my daughter Mary my feather bed and bolster and my bed cloathes belonging to it.

      I appoint my son William Smith my Executor of this my Last Will and Testament avoaking all others made by me. As Witnesses my hand & seal this 18th day of February 1718/19.

      /s/Nichl Smith SEAL

      Signed Sealed and Acknowledged to be his Will & Desire in presence of us:
      Zacharia Madderra, John Deberry, Pricilia X Madderra

      At court held at Southward for the County of Surry November 18, 1719. the above mentioned Will of Nichl Smith deced was presented in court by Wm Smith Extr thereof who made oath thereto and being proved by the oaths of Zacharia Maddera and John Deberry Witnesses thereto the same was ordered to be recorded and is recorded by John Allen, Ct. Cur.
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    Descendant of Nicholas Smith b bef 1656 VA d after 1719 Surry Co VA m Elizabeth Flood
    Family ID F8997  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - c 1682 - VA,USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Feb 1730 - Westmoreland Co,VA,USA Link to Google Earth
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