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

John Smith

Male Abt 1704 - 1726  (~ 22 years)


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  • Name John Smith 
    Born Abt 1704  North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 7 Dec 1726  North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I084857  Tree1
    Last Modified 14 Dec 2018 

    Father William Smith,   b. Bef 1663,   d. 4 Mar 1723/24, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 61 years) 
    Mother Anne MNU Smith,   b. Bef 1667,   d. Bef 4 Aug 1725, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 58 years) 
    Married Bef 1683  North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F18420  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • - John SMITH, NFP, nunc. will; 22 Nov 1726, 7 Dec 1726 SMITH stated that he gave all his est, to his wife Margaret, in the presence of the Rev. John GARZIA, minister, William THRIFT, Anne THRIFT, and Dr. Robert TAYLOR.
      - John SMITH, inv; 1 Feb 1726/27.
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      Richmond County, Virginia wills page p233 - Farnham parish, William Smith,
      daus Elizabeth Clark, Mary Williams, Catherine Smith
      Wife Anne
      Son John the Plantation where I now live
      Son Robert
      Grandson Francis Lucas, Stephen Lucas
      Son and eld dau of son Robert
      the land that belongs to me by the riverside to wife and son John
      Ex Wife
      Son Robert and Roger Williams to be overseeres to look after my son John if his mother shall decease before he is of age or capable to managing it himself.
      wits Joseph Seamans, Tobias Pursell
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      1724-1725 Richmond Co VA Deed Order Book; Antient Press: (Page 236)
      Richmond County Court 4th of August 1725
      -SMITH &c. v SMITH &c.
      The suit in Chancery between ANN and SARAH SMITH, Daughters and Orphans of WILLIAM SMITH, JUNR., deced., Complts. and ROBERT SMITH and JOHN SMITH, Respondts. the Complts. sett forth in their Bill that their Grandfather, WILLIAM SMITH on the Road, dyed and made his Will but that either through the sharpness of his pains or weakness of memory did not leave dispose or bequeath any part or parcell of his Estate to the Complts. nor did he ever give bestow or advance anything to the Complts's Father in his life time; also ANN SMITH, the Relict and Executrix of WILLIAM SMITH, their Grand Mother is likewise deceased leaving a considerable Estate and made noe Will and that ROBERT SMITH and JOHN SMITH, the Respondts. are in possession of all of the Estate of WILLIAM SMITH their Grandfather as also the Estate of ANN SMITH, their Grand Mother but refuseth to allow the Complts. any part or parsal of either of the Estates, &c. the Cause comeing now to a finall hearing before this Court, upon a full and mature consideration of the Bill, Answer and the arguments of the Councills on both sides, it is the opinion of the Court, that the Complts. have a right to a Child's part of the Estate of ANN SMITH, deced., It is therefore ordered that the Respondts render a true and just Account to next Court as well of the Estate of WILLIAM SMITH, Grandfather to the Complts. as also of the Estate of ANN SMITH, their Grand Mother, and till then the suit is continued