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Elvira Smith

Elvira Smith

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  • Name Elvira Smith 
    Born 16 Jun 1842  Fork Shoals, Greenville Co. SC, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 17 Dec 1912  Easley, Pickens Co, SC, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Oates Cemetery, Easley, SC Find all individuals with events at this location 
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    Person ID I61649  Smith Smyth Schmidt Smythe Smitt
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    Smith DNA GRP-R-M269-10 Smith Branch: James S Smith b 1809 Blount CoTN(Tree Only), Smith Branch: James Sewell Smith b 1809 TN m Elsie E Wallace (Kit# 2487****/YDNA)), Smith Branch: James Sewell Smith b 1809 TN m Elsie Wallace(Tree Only-No DNA), Smith Branch: John Patti Smith b abt 1787 SC (Kit# 4535****/YDNA))
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    Father James Sewell Smith,   b. 25 Jan 1809, Blount Co,TN,USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Sep 1873, Easley, Pickens Co, SC, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years) 
    Mother Elsie Elizabeth Wallace,   b. 10 Apr 1812, Laurens District SC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 May 1888, Easley, Pickens Co SC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Married Dec 1832  Greenville District, SC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census (Family) 1850  Greenville, SC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census (Family) 1860  Branch Island, Regiment 5, Pickens, SC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census (Family) 1870  Pickens, Pickens, SC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census (Family) 1880  Easley, Pickens, SC Find all individuals with events at this location 
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    Linda Smith Cheek
    Linda Smith Cheek
    Descendant of William Smith b 1682 England d Brunswick Co VA m Mary Davis
    Family ID F8807  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Andrew E. Ballentine,   b. 1839, Easley, Pickens Co SC, U SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1921, Easley, SC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Notes 
    • Research of Linda Smith Cheek
      Andrew "Andy" E. Ballentine --I enlisted in Co R. Reg 1st SC Battalion of Infantry under Captain Press Smith on April 1862 and served in that command until the 27 April 1865. I was discharged at Greensboro NC 27 April 1865 and was at that time a member of Co E Reg 1st SC Inft. My income and my wife's from all sources is not in excess of $100.00. The valuation of all my property does no exceed $2000.00. I was born 27 May 1839 and reside at Easley in Pickens Co SC. Sg: Andrew E. Ballentine 20 Oct 1919.
    Children 
     1. F.V. Ballentine,   b. Easley, Pickens Co., SC Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Harriett Ballentine,   b. 1860, Easley, Pickens Co., SC Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Lula Ballentine,   b. 17 Oct 1866, Easley, Pickens Co., SC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Nov 1868, Easley, Pickens Co., SC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 2 years)
     4. John Hudson Ballentine,   b. 14 Dec 1869, Easley, Pickens Co., SC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 May 1922, Central, Pickens Co., SC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years)
     5. Jenette Ballentine,   b. 21 Jul 1874, Easley, Pickens Co., SC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jun 1946, Easley, Pickens Co., SC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
     6. Elmina M. Ballentine,   b. Jan 1876, Easley, Pickens Co., SC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jan 1947, Easley, Pickens Co., SC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 71 years)
    Last Modified 17 Apr 2018 
    Family ID F28397  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 16 Jun 1842 - Fork Shoals, Greenville Co. SC, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 17 Dec 1912 - Easley, Pickens Co, SC, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Research of Linda Smith Cheek
      Elvira Smith was born 16 June 1842 Fork Shoals, Greenville Co SC and died 17 Dec 1912 in Easley, Pickens Co SC. Buried in Oates Cemetery, Easley, Pickens Co SC. Willie Barr age 84 in Nov 1987 said that his grandmother was Elvira Smith who married A.E. Ballentine. Mr Barr lived in their old home place. Told to Linda Smith Cheek late 1960's.

      Oates Cemetery is located on 123 in Easley, SC --used to be behind Quincey's Restaurant but now Silver Bay (2010).

      Elvira Smith and husband Andrew Ballentine were Charter members of Easley First Baptist Church 1 Jan 1876 from Standing Springs Church, Church Records, Furman University SC.