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

Robert Smith

Male Abt 1657 - 1702  (~ 45 years)


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  • Name Robert Smith 
    Born Abt 1657  Kent County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 1 Sep 1702  Westmoreland County, Virginia - Inventory Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I030341  Tree1
    Last Modified 1 Jul 2020 

    Father Robert Smith,   b. 1599, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Feb 1660/61, Northumberland County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years) 
    Mother Anne MNU Smith,   b. Aft 1631,   d. Aft 1679, Cecil County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 48 years) 
    Married Bef 1647  Kent County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F18364  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Bailey,   b. Abt 1661, Cople Parish, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1702, Cople Parish, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 42 years) 
    Married Abt 1678  Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Robert Smith,   b. Bef 1692,   d. 29 Jan 1749/50, Cople Parish, Westmoreland County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 58 years)
    Last Modified 1 Jul 2020 
    Family ID F14099  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Inventory of estate was returned 9-1-1702 on the estate of Robert Smith by Robert Johnson and Mary his wife (source: "Wills of Westmoreland County, Virginia 1654-1800 by Augusta B Fothergill

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      1662-1666 Deed & Will Book Northumberland Co Va; Antient Press: Pg 100
      Imprs: One Browne cowe called by the name of Gentle & her Calfe I give to my Sonne, ROBERT SMITH, & one young Heyfer called by the name of Young Whitefoot to owne them as his owne, them & their increase for ever; one feather bed with all the furniture belonging to it & one Gun, a Pesten, a pewter dish with his name put on it. one pott & chest, one frying pan & a sett of Coopers tooles, these cattle being of JOHN AIRES his marke & the rest of these things being all his I doe freely give them to my Sonne, ROBERT SMITH; Two two yeare old heyfers the one a light browne with part of the hinder legg white, white under the belly, white spott in the forehead & the end of her toile white, the other being black both of them cropt on the right eare with a slitt in the left eare & the fore part of the eare that is slitt a bitt taken off, a pott, a pestall & a Gun being a s( ) barrelld. Gunne, a pewter dish, a flock bed and the furniture belonging to it, these things I freely give to my Sonne, RICHARD SMITH, I doe give to my Daughter, ELIZABETH SMITH, a yeare old heyfer cropt in the right care & a slitt in the left care ( ) one bed & furniture belonging to it ( ), one boson with her name on them they ( ) my Daughter, ELIZABETH SMITH, ( ) JANE SMITH one yeare ( ) killer- pan except on the ( ) eare with the end of ( ) her name on it; I give ( ) SMITH, I give to ( ) yeare old hefer calve ( ) Nancy; As Witnes my hand this ( )
      Witnesses hereof JOHN WEBB; ANNE AIRES
      SUTTON QUEENY
      (On margin: ANNE AIRES, Widdow & Relict of JNO: AIRES deced., her gift to her Children)
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      Westmoreland County, Virginia Deeds and Wills N2, 1691-1699" by John Frederick Dorman , p 7

      Pages 13-13a 10-10-1691 Robert Smith of Cople Parish, Westmoreland County, Virginia, to Wm Smith of same, planter. for 4000 pounds of tobacco and in performance of award made by Honorable Richard Lee and Colonel Isaac Allerton, Esq, arbitrators appointed by the last General Court of VA.
      All interest I may have in a deed of gift or grant, 10-30-1688, of one Sutton Queeny of Calvert County, Maryland, carpenter to Robert Smith....formerly pattened by Robert Smith (father of afresaid William and Robert Smith), deceased, 10-25-1651, in Northhumberland Co, now situated in Westmoreland Co, southeast upon Youcomoco River, SW upon the land of Roger Pallin, NE and SW upon the main woods. sig: Robert (x) Smith WIT: Henry Maunders, James Ellis

      Robert Smith of Cople Parish, planter, to William Smith of same, planter. All accounts, caused and suits, bills, bonds, recoginance accounts, sums of money, debts, controversys, trespasses, and demands whatsever against the said Wm. Smith I ever had, now have or my heirs hereafter may have for any reason.

      Sig: Robert (x)Smith Witness: Henry Maunders, James, Ellis
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      WESTMORELAND COUNTY, VIRGINIA ORDER BOOK 1676-1679; John Frederick Dorman; Page 72
      25 June 1678: In the case between Robt. and Nich. Smith, orphants, and and Henry Owen and .Tho,... Moore, the Couth doth order that what land Hen. Owen and Moork doe Possesse and at present injoy.: that is 'within the bounds of Robt.. and Nich: Smith pattent,: that Owen and Moore doe delliver quiett possession to the Orphants or there guardians.

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      WESTMORELAND COUNTY, VIRGINIA ORDER BOOK 1679-1682; John Frederick Dorman; pg 19; [17 Dec. 1679]
      Wm. Smith vs. Robt. Smith. Referd to a Jury. We find that Wm: Smith hath right to the, divident of land as heire to his brother Jno: Smith, only reserveing the plantation now seated. to Anne Smith alias Pullin duering her life according to the will of Robt: Smith. Judgment is granted.
      Robt: Smith appeales to the 4th day, of the next Generall Court. Mr. Jno: Newton assumed security with Robt: Smith to prosecute. And:: Reade assumed security with Wm: Smith to answer appeale.
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      http://image.lva.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/GetLONN.pl?first=269&last=270&g_p=G2 &collection=NN Grant
      Title Smith, Robert.
      Publication 20 May 1697.
      Other Format Available on microfilm. Northern Neck Grants, reels 288-311.
      Note Location: Westmoreland County.
      Description: 600 acres between two branches of Nominy River.
      Source: Northern Neck Grants No. 2, 1694-1700, p. 269-270 (Reel 288).
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      Cavaliers and Pioneers, Patent Book No. 5; [Nell Marion Nugent]; Page 478
      ROBERT SMITH & NICH. SMITH, 225 acs., in the forest bet. Rappa. & Patomeck Rivs., beg. on a point bet. two branches of Nominy Riv. The sd. land being surveyed for John Ayres, by him assigned to sd. patentees & due for trans. of 5 pers.* 28 Jan. 1662, p. (202).

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