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  • Name William Smith 
    Born c 1695  Farnham,Richmond County,Virginia,USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 7 Jan 1742  Farnham,Richmond County,Virginia,USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    WILL 16 Sep 1742  Richmond County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    "William Smith, Sr. made his Last Will & Testament on Sept. 16, 1742, probated March 5, 1743 in Richmond County, Virginia, and named wife Mary and their three sons, David, William, Jr. and Samuel Smith, Mary was named sole Executrix. Mary was to have the moveable estate during her natural life, and then it was to be equally divided among the three sons. Mary is to have the leased plantation during her life, and if lease still enforce at ther death, lease to David, unless he has land, thence to William.

    The Last Will and Testament was witnessed by John Broughton, John Wade and George Sanders, proven by the latter: Reference: Richmond Co. Va. Will Book E, p 372-373. Inventory was appraised and recorded June 4, 1744. Appraisers were John Lawson, Griffin Dobbyns and John Wade. The Last Wil and Testament was recorded on page 448 and the inventory on page 450 of Richmond County Will Book 5.
     
    WILL 5 Mar 1743  Richmond County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    William Smith made his will Sept. 16, 1742, probated March 5, 1743 in Richmond County, Virginia (not Richmond City), and named wife Mary and the three sons. Mary was named sole executrix. Mary was to have the moveable estate during her natural life, and then it was to be equally divided among the three sons. Mary is to have the leased plantation during her life, and if lease still enforce at ther death, lease to David, unless he has land, thence to William. The will was witnessed by Jno. Broughton, John Wade and George Sanders, proven by the latter 2. Inventory was appraised and recorded June 4, 1744. Appraisers were John Lawson, Griffin Dobbyns and John Wade. The will was recorded on page 448 and the inventory on page 450 of Richmond County Will Book 5. (Charlie White 1100 Hanover Dr. Concord, NC)-Rootsweb http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=jillhicks&id=I25035 
    Buried North Farnham Episcopal Church Cemetery, Farnham, Richmond County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
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    Person ID I35958  Smith Smyth Schmidt Smythe Smitt
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    Smith Branch: George Washington Smith b 1848 TN m Charity Smith( ), Smith Branch: William Smith b 1695 VA m Mary( ), Smith Branch: William Smith b 1695/1700 VA m Mary (Kit# 1435****/ ), Smith Branch: William Smith b 1695/700 VA (Alexander Smith b 1811 TN m Elender Means (Kit# 6231****/ ), Smith Branch: William Smith b c 1695 Richmond Co VA 2 David 3 George( ), Smith Branch: William Smith b c 1695 VA m Mary 2. David 3 Nancy Clark( )
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    Father William Smith,   b. c 1620,   d. Farnham, Richmond County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Eve,   b. 1642,   d. 1705  (Age 63 years) 
    Married
    William Smith and Eve Williams (widow) marriage record
    William Smith and Eve Williams (widow) marriage record
    Married Well and Often: Marriages of the Northern Neck of Virginia, 1649-1800 p 325
    Documents
    North Farnham Parish
    North Farnham Parish
    Married Well and Often: Marriages of the Northern Neck of Virginia, 1649-1800 p 391
    Family ID F50617  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary 
    Children 
    +1. David Smith,   b. 26 Feb 1720, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jul 1787, Randolph County,North Carolina,USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
     2. William Smith,   b. 21 May 1724, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jun 1800, Shenandoah County, Virginia,,USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
    +3. Samuel Smith, I,   b. 15 Aug 1726, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jun 1800, Shenandoah, VA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
    Last Modified 22 Oct 2012 Help 
    Family ID F12698  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - c 1695 - Farnham,Richmond County,Virginia,USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 7 Jan 1742 - Farnham,Richmond County,Virginia,USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsWILL - "William Smith, Sr. made his Last Will & Testament on Sept. 16, 1742, probated March 5, 1743 in Richmond County, Virginia, and named wife Mary and their three sons, David, William, Jr. and Samuel Smith, Mary was named sole Executrix. Mary was to have the moveable estate during her natural life, and then it was to be equally divided among the three sons. Mary is to have the leased plantation during her life, and if lease still enforce at ther death, lease to David, unless he has land, thence to William. The Last Will and Testament was witnessed by John Broughton, John Wade and George Sanders, proven by the latter: Reference: Richmond Co. Va. Will Book E, p 372-373. Inventory was appraised and recorded June 4, 1744. Appraisers were John Lawson, Griffin Dobbyns and John Wade. The Last Wil and Testament was recorded on page 448 and the inventory on page 450 of Richmond County Will Book 5. - 16 Sep 1742 - Richmond County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsWILL - William Smith made his will Sept. 16, 1742, probated March 5, 1743 in Richmond County, Virginia (not Richmond City), and named wife Mary and the three sons. Mary was named sole executrix. Mary was to have the moveable estate during her natural life, and then it was to be equally divided among the three sons. Mary is to have the leased plantation during her life, and if lease still enforce at ther death, lease to David, unless he has land, thence to William. The will was witnessed by Jno. Broughton, John Wade and George Sanders, proven by the latter 2. Inventory was appraised and recorded June 4, 1744. Appraisers were John Lawson, Griffin Dobbyns and John Wade. The will was recorded on page 448 and the inventory on page 450 of Richmond County Will Book 5. (Charlie White 1100 Hanover Dr. Concord, NC)-Rootsweb http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=jillhicks&id=I25035 - 5 Mar 1743 - Richmond County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - North Farnham Episcopal Church Cemetery, Farnham, Richmond County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
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