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Solomon Smith

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  • Name Solomon Smith 
    Born c 1745  St Johns Parish, Prince George MD Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Event Aug 1784  August Court, Bedford County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Named in a lawsuit in Henry County Virginia, August Court 1778, against Grissell were: Solomon SMITH, Zadock SMITH, Samuel SMITH, James TAYLOR and wife Eleanor, Thomas MURRAY and wife Charity, John WILLIAMS and wife Catherine, John RUSSELL and wife Septima 
    Land Grant 1795  Lenoir, Caldwell County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Also land grant 1263, little fork of Zack's Fork. Wit: Henry Smith 
    Died Dec 1802  Lenoir, Caldwell County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Jan 1803  Solomon Smith Family Cemetery Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Solomon Smith Headstone buried Jan 1803
    Solomon Smith Headstone buried Jan 1803
    Land Grant 1791-1834  Lenoir, Caldwell County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Burke Co., NC 1791-1834 - Number of references to Solomon and land sales to children. References to Henry Smith land transitions with Solomon. 
    Website Link https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/person/tree/51826195/person/13314406375/facts  [1
    Person ID I28426  Smith Smyth Schmidt Smythe Smitt
    Branches/DNA
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    , Smith Branch: Samuel Smith Sr b c 1710 m Grissel Locker (2 Solomon 3 Henry) (Kit# 2772****/ )
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    Autosomal Group
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    Last Modified 24 May 2021 Help  

    Father Samuel Smith, Sr,   b. Abt 1710, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Before 28 Sep 1778, Bedford County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 68 years) 
    Mother Grissel "Griselda" Locker,   b. 28 Feb 1715, St Johns Parish, Prince George MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. c 1784, Bedford County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Married 26 Sep 1732  St Johns Parish, Prince George MD Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F681  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ally,   b. c 1749,   d. 1822  (Age ~ 73 years) 
    Married 1772  Pittsylvania County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census (Family) 1790  Lenoir, Caldwell County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census (Family) 1800  Lenoir, Caldwell County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census (Family) 1810  Grayson, Carter, KY, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • 1822 Grayson County, Ky. Ally Smith, who married John A. Holderby in Ky. Ally had come to KY 12 to 13 years before and was named Ally Smith and her husband was Solomon Smith and he had died in Burke County, N. C. Her children that were with her and she claimed were hers were; Gabriel, Samuel, James Penley's wife, Barney Decker's wife Dorcus, Solomon, Augustine, and Anthoney. This suit was against a John Smith.



      (Source; David P. Smith - Arden, North Carolina)
    Children 
    +1. Henry Smith,   b. 15 Jan 1776, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. May 1860, Burke County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
     2. Lurana Smith,   b. c 1769, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Anthony Smith,   b. c 1791, Burke County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Samuel Smith,   b. 1781, Burke County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Solomon Smith,   b. 1801,   d. 1861  (Age 60 years)
     6. Cynthia Smith,   b. 1778, Burke County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1853  (Age 75 years)
     7. Dorcus Smith,   b. 1788, Burke County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    +8. Augustine Smith,   b. 1791,   d. 1875  (Age 84 years)
     9. Millie Smith,   b. 1774, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    +10. Gabriel Barney Smith,   b. 1781, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Grayson, Carter, KY, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     11. Celia Smith,   b. 1785, Burke County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 15 Dec 2021 Help 
    Family ID F10213  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1772 - Pittsylvania County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsEvent - Named in a lawsuit in Henry County Virginia, August Court 1778, against Grissell were: Solomon SMITH, Zadock SMITH, Samuel SMITH, James TAYLOR and wife Eleanor, Thomas MURRAY and wife Charity, John WILLIAMS and wife Catherine, John RUSSELL and wife Septima - Aug 1784 - August Court, Bedford County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus (Family) - 3 m under 16 1 m 16 and over 4 f - 1790 - Lenoir, Caldwell County, North Carolina, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLand Grant - Also land grant 1263, little fork of Zack's Fork. Wit: Henry Smith - 1795 - Lenoir, Caldwell County, North Carolina, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus (Family) - 3 m under 10 2 m 16-25 1 m 45 and over 2 f 16-25 1 f 45 and over - 1800 - Lenoir, Caldwell County, North Carolina, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Dec 1802 - Lenoir, Caldwell County, North Carolina, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus (Family) - 2 m under 10 1 m 16-25 1 f 45 and over - 1810 - Grayson, Carter, KY, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLand Grant - Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Burke Co., NC 1791-1834 - Number of references to Solomon and land sales to children. References to Henry Smith land transitions with Solomon. - 1791-1834 - Lenoir, Caldwell County, North Carolina, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    We Be Smith
    We Be Smith
    In May of 2014, Solomon Smith descendants gathered to visit his newly found family cemetery. Pictured here are Skip, David, Jim, and Britt Smith and Ginny (Smith) Goblirsch kneeling by the headstone. This is what makes all the time you spend researching your ancestors worth the effort. Great, Great day.
    Solomon Smith Family Cemetery
    Solomon Smith Family Cemetery
    Lost cemetery located on Solomon's original homestead. He was buried in 1803, Burke (now Caldwell) County, North Carolina
    Solomon Smith Headstone
    Solomon Smith Headstone

  • Notes 
    • Austin Smith Family of North Carolina on Ancestry.com. Ancestry tree contains all sources for the Samuel Smith m Grissel Locker, 1732, Maryland Family

  • Sources 
    1. [S3321075739] Ancestry, Ginny Goblirsch.
      For details about this family including all sources see my tree on Ancestry - Austin/Smith Family Tree

      https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/person/tree/51826195/person/13314406375/facts


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