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

Thomas Smither

Male Bef 1704 - 1750  (> 46 years)


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  • Name Thomas Smither 
    Born Bef 1704  Gloucester County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 18 Jan 1749/50  St. Mary's Parish, Culpeper County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I077757  Tree1
    Last Modified 11 Apr 2021 

    Father John Smither,   b. Bef 1631,   d. Gloucester County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F23349  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Susannah Singleton,   b. Bef 1708, Gloucester County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1755, St. Mark's Parish, Caroline County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 49 years) 
    Married Bef 1724  Gloucester County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. John Smither,   b. Bef 1735, Gloucester County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1755, St. Mary's Parish, Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 22 years)
    Last Modified 11 Apr 2021 
    Family ID F34345  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      1749-1770 Culpeper County, Virginia Will Book A; [Sparacio]; Page 4
      I THOMAS SMITHER of the County of Culpepour Planter am seeck and weak in body but in pauit mind and membory .. my Body I recommend to the Ground to be buried in a Christian like maner and my Sole to Allmighty God my Creator and Redeemer have in mind to dispose of my worldly estate as folloeth.
      Item I give and bequie to my loving Brother JOHN SMITHER one hundred and fifty acres of land lyein on Ockaguan. {mm: Prince William Co. Va}
      Item I give and bequie one hundred and ought acres of land lyein in Gloster County on Garden Crike to my loving Brother John Smither,
      Item I give and bequie to my loving Brother John Smither one young bay horse.
      Item I give and bequie all the rest of my Estate rarel and Pasinwell to my will Beloved wife MARY SMITHER.
      Presence EDWARD TURNER, THOMAS SMITHER
      JOSHUA JONES
      At a Court held for Culpeper County on Thursday the 18th day of January 1749.
      The Last Will and Testament of Thomas Smither deceased was proved by the oath of .. witnesses thereto and ordered to be recorded and on the motion of Mary Smither Widow and Relict of the said Decedent who made oath according to law Certificate is granted her for obtaining letters of administration of the Estate of the said Thomas Smither with his Will annexed in due form she having given security as the Law requires.
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      1749-1770 Culpeper County, Virginia Will Book A; [Sparacio]; Page 5-7
      January 27, 1749 We the Subscribers being first sworn pursuant to an order of the Culpeper Court do inventory and appraise the Estate of THOMAS SMITHER deceased as followeth .. items listed and valued to total 83..11..5 The above is a true and perfect inventory so far as I have in my hands at this time. MARY SMITHER
      GABRIEL JONES
      JOHN TRIPLET
      At a Court held 15th February 1749 JOHN READ
      This Inventory and Appraisement of the Estate of Thomas Smither was this daya returned and ordered to be recorded.

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      Title Smither, Thomas.
      Publication 1749
      Gen. note Part of index to Culpeper County Wills and Administrations (1749 - 1800)
      Note p. 4. Will pro. 18 Jan. 1749.
      p. 5-7. Inv. & Appr. rec. 15 Feb. 1749.
      Note Will Book A, 1749-1770 (Reel 31)

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      LAND RECORDS, FAIRFAX COUNTY, VIRGINIA, Liber A
      (by Mrs. Eula K. Woodward, Washington, D. C.)
      26 May, 1744, Lease. Benj. Adams, & Elizabeth his w. extx. of John Gregg, late of Hamilton Par. Prince
      Wm. Co. decd. to Charles Tyler, same Par. & Co. 150 A. Truro, Fairfax, purchased by John Greggin of Geo. Foster & Mary his w. dated 7 May, 1742 & rec. in Prince Wm. formerly owned by Robert Singleton, late of Gloucester, planter, decd.; by his will, 15 Apr. 1724, devised to his s. Joshua Singleton 300 A. other 300 A. to dau. Susanna, w. of Thomas Smithers, & Mary Foster, recorded in Gloucester. Wit. Jera. Bronough, John Sturman. 17 May, 1744, p. 164.

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