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Archibald Smith

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  • Name Archibald Smith 
    Gender Male 
    WILL 1827  Giles Co, TN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    I Archibald Smith of Giles County Tennessee being unwell but of sound mine, do make & pub= =lish this my last will & testament in manner & form following mainly. In the first place I desire my debts to be paid out of the cash on hand
    debts due with the proceeds of my crop & personal that may be sold without touching my land es{#1} ...es unless it becomes necessary to do so In the second place I give to my son Albert my negro man Daniel, a good horse, saddle, the same which he now has, & a bed, bedstead, & furnitures. {#2} In the third place I give to my son Monroe my {#2} man Buster, a good horse, saddle & bridle, the horse he {#2} has & a bed stead & furniture. {#2} Fourthly I give to my daughter Frances my slaves Patsy & Lilly, a good horse, saddle, & bridle {#3} that & furniture. My other children have received...[?] {#3}t must & I have heretofore [?] given each of them property which I regard equal in value to the provision now made for my two children above mentioned.
    Fifthly I give to my beloved wife Polly all the pro= =perty which she brought with her upon our marriage including the slaves Emonda, Dovey, Nick=
    =olos & John. I [....] such property as now [paper torn] of the lot which she brought with her, not charging my estate to make up such of it or carry su[??] [....] or been disposed of. I also give my wife one more saddle & bridle & I also give her the tract of land on which I reside during her natural life, or
    widowhood & at her death or marriage for the same to be sold by my executor & This

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    proceeds equally divided among my children giving one share to my grandchild Charles F Johnson and as to the remainder of my estate real & personal
    including my land in Hardeman County & my slaves
    Dionnit & King[?]. I wish the same to be sold by
    my executor & the proceeds equally divided between
    {#1}[..] my children & said grand-child, giving them
    one share.
    Sixthly I hereby appoint my son Robert Smith
    executor of this will & desire him also to act
    as guardian for my two children Albert, Monroe,
    & {#2} he raise and educate them properly.
    {#2} In witness whereof I have been segend[?]
    published this as my last will & testa=
    =ment revoking all others. hisX
    witnessed of us who Archibold Smith {seal}
    in{#3} in presence of this mark
    testator. Test
    I N Feils Jurat
    A C Baker Jurat
    re: John Young/Rootsweb 
    Died 1827  Giles,TN,USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
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    Person ID I77624  Smith Smyth Schmidt Smythe Smitt
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    Last Modified 12 Mar 2018 

    Father Buckner Smith,   b. c 1760, NC,USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1818, Giles Co,TN,USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 58 years) 
    Mother Diana Grant 
    Census (Family) 1820  Pulaski, Giles, TN, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Documents
    1820 Giles TN, Diana Grant Smith, Archibald Smith, James Smith, Lucy Smith
    1820 Giles TN, Diana Grant Smith, Archibald Smith, James Smith, Lucy Smith
    Family ID F1139  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Polly 
    Children 
     1. Robert Smith
     2. Albert Smith
     3. Monroe Smith
     4. Frances Smith
    Last Modified 12 Mar 2018 
    Family ID F28310  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsWILL - I Archibald Smith of Giles County Tennessee being unwell but of sound mine, do make & pub= =lish this my last will & testament in manner & form following mainly. In the first place I desire my debts to be paid out of the cash on hand debts due with the proceeds of my crop & personal that may be sold without touching my land es{#1} ...es unless it becomes necessary to do so In the second place I give to my son Albert my negro man Daniel, a good horse, saddle, the same which he now has, & a bed, bedstead, & furnitures. {#2} In the third place I give to my son Monroe my {#2} man Buster, a good horse, saddle & bridle, the horse he {#2} has & a bed stead & furniture. {#2} Fourthly I give to my daughter Frances my slaves Patsy & Lilly, a good horse, saddle, & bridle {#3} that & furniture. My other children have received...[?] {#3}t must & I have heretofore [?] given each of them property which I regard equal in value to the provision now made for my two children above mentioned. Fifthly I give to my beloved wife Polly all the pro= =perty which she brought with her upon our marriage including the slaves Emonda, Dovey, Nick= =olos & John. I [....] such property as now [paper torn] of the lot which she brought with her, not charging my estate to make up such of it or carry su[??] [....] or been disposed of. I also give my wife one more saddle & bridle & I also give her the tract of land on which I reside during her natural life, or widowhood & at her death or marriage for the same to be sold by my executor & This [begin second page] proceeds equally divided among my children giving one share to my grandchild Charles F Johnson and as to the remainder of my estate real & personal including my land in Hardeman County & my slaves Dionnit & King[?]. I wish the same to be sold by my executor & the proceeds equally divided between {#1}[..] my children & said grand-child, giving them one share. Sixthly I hereby appoint my son Robert Smith executor of this will & desire him also to act as guardian for my two children Albert, Monroe, & {#2} he raise and educate them properly. {#2} In witness whereof I have been segend[?] published this as my last will & testa= =ment revoking all others. hisX witnessed of us who Archibold Smith {seal} in{#3} in presence of this mark testator. Test I N Feils Jurat A C Baker Jurat re: John Young/Rootsweb - 1827 - Giles Co, TN Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1827 - Giles,TN,USA Link to Google Earth
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