Early Colonial Settlers of Southern Maryland and Virginia's Northern Neck Counties

Elias Smith

Male Abt 1700 - 1750  (~ 50 years)


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  • Name Elias Smith 
    Born Abt 1700  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 9 Jun 1750  Charles County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I017538  Tree1
    Last Modified 8 May 2021 

    Father William Smith,   b. Abt 1666, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Mar 1716/17, Charles County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 51 years) 
    Mother Priscilla MNU Smith,   b. 1679, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1750, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 72 years) 
    Married Abt 1696  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F02903  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Violetta Davie,   b. Aft 1706, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Aug 1761, Charles County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 53 years) 
    Married Bef 1720  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Richard Smith,   b. Bef 1721, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 May 1786, Charles County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 65 years)
     2. Elias Smith,   b. Bef 1730, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Feb 1797, St. Mary's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 67 years)
     3. Middleton Smith,   b. Bef 1730, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1762, Frederick County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 34 years)
     4. Elizabeth Smith,   b. Bef 1730, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Feb 1787, St. Mary's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 57 years)
     5. William Smith,   b. Bef 1730, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1761, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 31 years)
     6. James 'Innkeeper' Smith,   b. Bef 1735, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1771, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 38 years)
    Last Modified 8 May 2021 
    Family ID F07321  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      SMITH, ELIAS, Charles Co. 12 Sep 1749; 9 June 1750
      To son William Smith, tract in Charles County, near Benedict Manner and called "Stony Hills," 99 A. If he dies without heirs then to son Richard and If he should die without heirs then to his brother James*
      To wife Violato Smith, lott and houses in Benedict Town, and after her decease to be sold and money divided among 4 sons: Richard, James, Middleton and Elias.
      Wife Violato Smith, extx,
      Wit: John Estep, Henry Lyon, Joseph Shuttleworth, 27, 316,
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      Elias Smith 48.42 CH £145.7.2 Jun 11 1750 Nov 13 1751
      Appraisers: Joseph Johnson John Moran.
      Creditors: James Russell, John Chesley.
      Next of kin: William Smith, Richard Smith.
      Executrix: Violetta Smith.
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      Smith WM., Charles County, 7th Feb., 1717;; 12th Mar. 1717.
      To eldest son Wm., £30.
      to son Elias,, 100 A. adj. land of Rich. Estey's.
      to wife Priscilla, extx.., dwelling plantation Residue of personal estate to be divided between wife Priscilla and her children as law directs.
      Test: Thos. Crabb, Jno. Anderson, Wm. Smith, Jno. Barneby. 14.509
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      Thomas Smith 18.278 CH £43.15.6 Jun 7 1734 Jan 17 1734
      Appraisers: John Willson, John Ramsay.
      Creditors: William Brogden, Rand. Morris.
      Next of kin: Elias Smith (brother), Charles Somersett Smith.
      Administratrix: Jane Smith.
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      John Davie 18.329 SM £166.9.6 May 24 1734 Jun 7 1734
      Appraisers: Charles Somersett Smith, Lawrence Lant.
      Creditors: Rand. Morris, William Brogden.
      Next of kin: Elias Smith (son-in-law), Joseph Kine (son-in-law). Administratrix/Executrix: Ann Davie.
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      Jacob Miller 17.55 A CH £104.12.10 £4.7.3 Dec 20 1738
      Sureties: John Martin, Barton Hungerford.
      Payments to: Martha Yoakley, Thomas Reeves, Richard Robey, William (no surname given), Anne Eburnethy, Elias Smith.
      Administratrix: Sarah Miller.
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      Elisabeth Morris 36.219 A CH £549.7.0 £440.1.2 May 23 1754
      Received from: John Chesley.
      Payments to: Richard Estep, MM Wardrop & Grayham, Elias Smith, Rachael Sprigg, Violetta Smith, Young Parran.
      Legatees: William Bowie (received Negro Moll), Ann Parran, Elisabeth Parran (received Negro Harry (now dead)), Jane Jones (received Negro Jeny (now dead)), Abraham Johns (received Negro Bob, Negro Ceesar, Negro Judith, Negro Samuel), accountant (received Negro Daniel).
      Mentions: Negro Jack (very aged), Negro John (very aged).
      Executor: Thomas Johns (executor of Margaret Johns (executrix of deceased)).

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      Charles County Land Record Book L#3, 1761-1765; Page 174. Jun 10, 1762 from James Smith of CC, innkeeper, Middleton Smith of Frederick County, planter, and Elias Smith of Prince George's County, innkeeper, to Richard Smith of CC, for 45 £(viz, 15 £to each), all their right to that tenement or lot 417 in Benedict Town in CC, formerly belonging to Elias Smith of CC, decd, and by him devised by his will to be sold and the money equally divided between the afd James Smith, Middleton Smith, Elias Smith, & Richard Smith, which sale the afd devisees have mutually agreed to waive and take the sum of 15 £each for their respective rights. Signed - James Smith, Middleton Smith, Elias Smith_ Wit - Thos Stone*, Dan of St. Thos. Jenifer*. Recorded Aug 11, 1762.
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      1642-1753 Rent Rolls Charles County MD Hundred - Chicamuxen: Rent Roll page/Sequence: 435-408: STONEY HILL: 130 acres; Possession of - 130 Acres - Covard, Robert: Surveyed for Robert Covard, 15 July 1741: Other T notes - {mm Note; not identified to a specific Hundred. Location identified by watercourse or nearby tract.},

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