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Col. James Sewell Smith, Sr.

Col. James Sewell Smith, Sr.

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  • Name Col. James Sewell Smith 
    Suffix Sr. 
    Born 1777  Laurens District, SC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 10 May 1852  Bibb Co., GA Find all individuals with events at this location 
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    Person ID I77934  Smith Smyth Schmidt Smythe Smitt
    Branches/DNA Smith DNA GRP-R-M269-10 Smith Branch: James Sewell Smith b 1809 TN m Elsie E Wallace((YDNA)), Smith Branch: James Sewell Smith b 1809 TN m Elsie Wallace(Tree Only-No DNA)
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    Last Modified 6 May 2018 

    Father Drury (a Quaker) Smith,   b. 1738, Brunswick Co VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Sept 1797, Laurens District SC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years) 
    Mother Sarah Elliott,   b. 1738, Brunswick Co VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. af 1810, Laurens District SC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Married Moore/Guilford NC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F28380  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Sarah Herring,   b. 1775,   d. 1809, Blount Co., TN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 34 years) 
    Married 1795  Blount Co., TN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. William G. Smith,   b. 1802, Blount Co., TN Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Elliott Smith,   b. 1804, Blount Co., TN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Died young Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 6 May 2018 
    Family ID F28439  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Elizabeth "Eliza" Cleveland,   b. 1792, Surry Co., NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Mar 1879, Bibb Co., GA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Married 1 May 1810  Morgan, Bibb Co., GA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Research of Linda Smith Cheek

      He was exor of fathers will in 1797 so moved to TN by 1805
      Note expecting to died in 1845

      James Smith will 1 May 1845 10 June 1852
      Expecting to die--whole estate to wife Eliza Smith and our children: sons James S. Smith, Robert A. Smith, Elliott Smith each to receive $2500 in property to make their part equal to that of older brothers and sisters.
      Sons: William G. Smith, James S. Smith, Robert A. Smith, Elliott Smith trustees for daughters and granddaughters. Tract of land I bought from Stephen Mays in Cass and Murry counties of GA, 640 acres more or less to my grandchildren: Smith Cleveland and James Cleveland children of Jesse F. Cleveland dec'd of Greenville SC. Exor wife Eliza Smith Wit: Abner F. Powers, Joseph E. Wells, William E. Whitlock. Bibb Co Ga Will Bk b pg 17

    Children 
     1. Juliett Ann Smith,   b. 1811, Bibb Co., GA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1885, Bibb Co., GA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
     2. Maria Smith,   b. 1813, Bibb Co., GA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1850, Bibb Co., GA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 37 years)
     3. Mary Frances Smith,   b. 1816, Bibb Co., GA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 May 1844, Greenville District, SC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 28 years)
     4. Eliza Cromwell Smith,   b. 1818, Bibb Co., GA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1879  (Age 61 years)
     5. Benjmain Cleveland Smith,   b. 26 Dec 1820, Macon, Bibb Co., GA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jan 1838, Macon, Bibb Co., GA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 17 years)
     6. James Sewell Smith,   b. 2 Mar 1823, Macon, Bibb Co., GA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jul 1845, Macon, Bibb Co., GA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 22 years)
     7. Robert A. Smith,   b. 1825, Macon, Bibb Co., GA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1862, Macon, Bibb Co., GA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 37 years)
     8. Elliott J. Smith, MD,   b. 25 Nov 1826, Macon, Bibb Co., GA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1853, Macon, Bibb Co., GA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 26 years)
    Last Modified 6 May 2018 
    Family ID F28441  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1777 - Laurens District, SC Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1 May 1810 - Morgan, Bibb Co., GA Link to Google Earth
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