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

Thomas Ballard Smith

Male 1713 - 1778  (65 years)


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  • Name Thomas Ballard Smith 
    Birth 1713  Gloucester County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Death 12 Jan 1778  Trinity Parish, Louisa County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I26595  Tree1
    Last Modified 5 Apr 2024 

    Father William Smith,   b. Bef 1664, Abbington Parish, Gloucester County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Bef 24 Sep 1734, St. George's Parish, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age < 70 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Elizabeth Ballard,   b. 1687, York County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Aft 1734, St. George's Parish, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 48 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Marriage Bef 1703  Gloucester County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F17731  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Anne Meriwether,   b. 11 Nov 1721, Louisa County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Bef 1792, Trinity Parish, Louisa County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age < 70 years) 
    Marriage Abt 1738  Trinity Parish, Louisa County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Elizabeth Smith,   b. Aft 1739, Trinity Parish, Louisa County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Aft 1764, St. George's Parish, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 25 years)  [Father: natural]
    Family ID F17736  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Last Modified 5 Apr 2024 

  • Notes 
    • Thomas Ballard SMITH died in Louisa County, Virginia. He married Anne MERIWETHER in Louisa County, Virginia-8 children, daughter of William David MERIWETHER and Anne HOLMES. She was born 11 NOV 1721 in Louisa County, Virginia, and died BEF 1792 in Louisa County, Virginia.
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      1724-1730 Spotsylvania County, Virginia Order Book, Part 3; [Antient Press];
      Spotsylvania County Court 5th of February 1728/9; Page 289
      - On petition of THOMAS BALLARD SMITH, he is allowed for four days attendance as he was summoned an evedence for WILLIAM SMITH Gentn. against JOHN BUSH; It is therefore ordered that the said WILLIAM SMITH do pay him the same alias Exo.
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      1734-1742 Spotsylvania County, Virginia Deed Book C; [William Armstrong Crozier];
      Augt. 6, 1734. Thomas Ballard Smith, son and heir of William Smith, Gent., of Spts. Co., Decd., to Richard Phillips of afsd. Co. £20 curr., interest in plantation in St. Geo. Par., Spts. Co. pat. by Wm. Smith, Decd., afsd., Oct. 31, 1726, and conveyed by him to Phillips as by Deeds, etc. Edwin Hickman, Wm. Waller, Edward Blackley. Augt. 6, 1734.
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      1734-1742 Spotsylvania County, Virginia Deed Book C; [William Armstrong Crozier];
      Sept. 23, 1734. Richard Phillips and Thomas Ballard Smith of St. Geo. Par., Spts. Co., to George Woodroof of Par. and Co. afsd. 300 a. in St. Geo. Par., Spts. Co. Wm. Waller, Edwd. Herndon, Junr., William Henderson. Nov. 5, 1734. Elizabeth Smith acknowledged her dower, etc.
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      1751-1759 Orange County, Virginia Deed Book 12; [Antient Press]; Page 339-342
      Indenture 22 July 1756 between GEORGE BERRY of Lunenburg County and ELIZABETH, his wife, and THOMAS BALLARD SMITH, Gent., of Louisa County .. for £20 .. grant all that tract of land granted by patent to James Goodall, dec'd, 12 June 1746 .. for 400 acres bounded .. Edward Watts Junr. .. Richard Derrit's .. Theo. Derrit .. Bartholomew Derrit
      Witnesses: George (X) Berry
      Alexr. Marr Elizabeth Berry
      Thos. (X) Kimbrow, Joseph Phillips
      Recorded Orange County 26th August 1756
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      1759-1765 Orange County, Virginia Deed Book 13; [Antient Press]; Page 264-266
      Indenture 20 Oct 1762 between THOS. BALLARD SMITH and ANN, his wife, of Par. of Trinity, County of Louisa, and JAMES FITZGAREL of Orange County .. for £32 ..thereunto moving .. granted 400 acres bought of Edward Watts Junr. .. bounded .. Richard Dirret ... Barthalomew Dirret .. county line . . .
      Ann Smith
      Thos. Bald. Smith
      Recorded Orange County 28th October 1762.
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      1761-1766 Spotsylvania County, Virginia Deed Book F; [William Armstrong Crozier];
      Feby. 5, 1764. Thomas Ballard Smith of Trinity Par., Louisa Co., to his grandsons, vizt.: Thos. Ballard Wyatt, Francis Wyatt and John Wyatt, sons of John Wyatt of St. Geo. Par., Spts. Co. 330 a. in St. Geo. Par., Spts. Co. Thomas Fox, Thos. Hughes, junr.; Sarah Fox. March 5, 1764.
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      1766-1771 Spotsylvania County, Virginia Deed Book G; [William Armstrong Crozier];
      Augt. 3, 1767. John Davenport of Spts. Co. and Mary, his wife, and George Lumsden of Louisa, to Andrew Cochrane, Wm. Cunninghame, John Stewart & Co. of City of Glasgow, Merchts. £120 curr. to sd. Davenport and wife and 5 shill. to sd. Lumsden. 320 a. in Spts. Co., first granted Wm. Smith by pat. and the sd. Smith, dying intestate the tract descended to Thomas Ballard Smith, his eldest son and heir at law, who, together with Richard Phillips, conveyed the sd. land, by Deeds, Septr. 24, 1734, to George Woodruff, and by the sd. Woodruff conveyed to Henry Pendleton, who conveyed the same to John Davenport. No witnesses. Augt. 3, 1767.
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      1772-1778 Orange County, Virginia Deed Book 16; [Antient Press]; Page 256-258
      Indenture 22 Sept 1774 between JAMES BLAIR of Orange County and JANE, his wife, and ZACHARIAH SHACKLEFORD .. moving .. for £15 .. sell 300 acres all that land between the Whiteoak Branch and Embree's Mill bounded Thomas Ballard Smith; Zachariah Taylor; John Embree; Zachariah Shackleford; William Howard; White Oak Branch ..
      Recorded Orange County James Blair
      22nd September 1774. Jane Blair

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