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

Samuel Smith

Male Bef 1691 - Bef 1743  (< 52 years)


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  • Name Samuel Smith 
    Born Bef 1691  Abingdon Parish, Gloucester County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Bef 1743  Orange County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I089471  Tree1
    Last Modified 25 Mar 2020 

    Father Charles Smith,   b. Bef 1671,   d. Aft 1703, Gloucester County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 34 years) 
    Mother Grace Sawyer,   b. Bef 1675,   d. Aft 1703, Gloucester County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 30 years) 
    Family ID F36386  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Children 
     1. Stephen 'Noblett' Smith,   b. Bef 1711, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1743, St. Thomas Parish, Orange County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 34 years)
     2. Charles Smith,   b. Bef 1715, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1764 and 1772, St. Martin's Parish, Louisa County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 49 years)
     3. Sarah 'Mary' Smith,   b. Abt 1719,   d. Aft 1781, Berkeley Parish, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 63 years)
     4. George Smith,   b. Abt 1711,   d. Aft 1785, St. Thomas Parish, Orange County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 75 years)
    Last Modified 25 Mar 2020 
    Family ID F21637  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      1730-1732 SpotsyIvania County, Virginia Court Orders; {Antient Press}: Pg 102
      SpotsyIvania County Court 2d of February 1731/2
      Plts. motion Judgment is confirmed by Writ of Enquiry next Court
      - On petiton of SAMUEL SMITH in behalf of himself & severll others to have the Road that Mr. JOSEPH HAWKINS laid of from TERRYS RUN to the MOUNTAIN ROAD where JOHN COOK was appointed Overseer, And the sundry fines remitted as the said COOK recovered against the severall people refusing to serve under him to clear the same, disannulled, It is considered & adjudged that the Road cleared by ANDREW HARRISON be esteemed and remain the COUNTY ROAD being the nearest, that the said HARRISON continued Overseer thereof And it is further ordered that ye Road laid of p Mr. JOSEPH HAWKINS which JOHN COOK was Overseer of be disannulled And that part of ye sd petition about the fines be rejected
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      1730-1732 SpotsyIvania County, Virginia Court Orders; {Antient Press}: Pg 107
      Spotsylvania County Court 4th of April 1732
      - EDWARD ROUSE acknowledged his Deeds of Lease and Release for Land unto SAMUEL SMITH, Likewise FRANCES the Wife of the said EDWARD, acknowledged her right of Dower of the said land unto the said SAMUEL & at the motion of GEORGE SMITH in behalf of ye sd SAMUEL SMITH ye same were admitted to record
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      1731-1734 Spotsylvania County, Virginia Deed Book B; [William Armstrong Crozier];
      April 4, 1732. Edward x Rouse of St. Margaret's Par., Caroline Co., Shoemaker, to Samuel Smith of St. Mark's Par., Spts. Co., Planter. 25. 400 a. in St. Mark's Par., Spts. Co. John Bryantt, Robert Cave, George Smith. April 4, 1732. Frances, wife of Edward Rouse, acknowledged her dower, etc.
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      1734-1735 SpotsyIvania County, Virginia Court Orders; {Antient Press}: Pg 279
      Spotsylvania County Court 6th of February 1733/4
      Five hundred fifty two pounds of tobacco, the Court haveing heard all evedences and arguments, are of oppinion that nothing is due to the Plantife, Therefore ordered that the suit be dismist with costs and an attorneys fee; It is therefore ordered that ye sd Plantife do pay the Defendt. the same alias Exo.
      - On motion of JOSEPH HAWKINS, he is allowed for Four days attendance as he was summoned an evedence for SAMUEL SMITH agst. EDWARD ROUSE the haveing sworn to the time); It is therefore ordered that the said SMITH do pay the said HAWKINS the same alias Exo.
      - On motion of GEORGE SMITH, he is allowed for Four days attendance as he was summoned an evedence for SAMUEL SMITH agst EDWARD ROUSE the haveing sworn to the time); It is therefore ordered that the said SMITH do pay the said GEORGE SMITH the same alias Exo.
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      1734-1735 SpotsyIvania County, Virginia Court Orders; {Antient Press}: Pg 166
      Spotsylvania County Court for proof of claims 20th of April 1742
      - JOSEPH ROBERTS of this County exhibitted his Claim for taking up a Negro man slave named Tom belonging to SAMUEL SMITH of ORANGE County &he having made Oath that he never received any satisfaction for the same, it is ordered to be Certifyed
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      1743-1759 Orange County, Virginia Deed Book 9; {Antient Press}: Page 1
      Indenture 22 Sept 1743 between PHILLIMON HAWKINS and SARAH, his wife, of County of Spotsylvania, St. George's Parish, and GEORGE SMITH, alias NOBLET, Parish of St. Thomas, Orange County .. for sum of 50 .. for 400 acres .. part of patent granted Joseph Hawkins, and by Joseph, Hawkins granted to Edward Rouse, by the said Rouse sold to Samuel Smith, and by Samuel given by his bond bearing date the 23rd day of Jany 1732, and also given by the sd Samuel to George, his son, by his last will and testament, which will divided the estate of Samuel amongst his children .. And the will being given unto the care of Stephen I. K. Smith, from whom the said will was stolen and destroyed .. which occasioned the said Phillimon Hawkins, and Sarah, his wife, to have the right to all the estate of Samuel Smith, he being deceased, and Sarah, the only child that survived him that was born in wedlock .. land bounded as followeth: North fork Northanna .. consists of one third part of Samuel Smith, dec'd, estate, the other land excepted, of all now in actual possession of George Smith, alias Noblet .. includes negroes, horses, cattle, hoggs, beds and other household goods . .
      Recorded Orange County Phillimon Hawkins Seal
      23d day of Sept 1743. Sarah Hawkins Seal
      On Margin: "Hawkins & Wife to G. Smith Al Noblet
      Delivered to James Caine the 20th Octo 1747"
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      1743-1759 Orange County, Virginia Deed Book 9; {Antient Press}: Page 2-3
      Indenture 23 Sept 1743 between PHILLIMON HAWKINS and SARAH, his wife, County of Spotsylvania, St. George's Parish, and CHARLES SMITH, alias NOBLET, of Louisa County, Parish of St. Martin's .. for sum of ., 50 .. 500 acres .. being the North upper part of the Patent granted to Samuel Smith, and given by him to Charles, his son, by his last will & testament, which will being given into the care of one Stephen I. K. Smith, from whom it was stolen and destroyed .. which occasioned Phillimon Hawkins and Sarah, his wife, to have right to all the estate of Samuel, he being dec'd, and Sarah, the only child that survived him born in wedlock .. one third part of Samuel Smith's estate .. now in the possession of Charles Smith, alias Noblet .
      Phillimon Hawkins Seal
      Sarah Hawkins Seal
      Peaceable possession delivered by the within named Phillimon Hawkins and Sarah, his wife, to Charles Smith 20th day of Sept
      1743. Phillimon and Sarah Hawkins acknowledged this deed to Charles Smith, alias Noblet.
      On Margin: "Hawkins & wife to C. Smith, deld to James Gaines
      Octo 20, 1747"
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      1738-1741Orange County, Virginia Deed Book 3; {Antient Press}: Pages 20-23.
      18-19 Oct. 1738, John Bryant of Hanover County to Robert Bickers of Orange County. Lease and release; for 20 current money. 500 acres ... hill on the north west side of a branch .. Michael Holland's dividing line being the land formerly taken up by Robert Bickers In copartnership with Joseph Hawkins On both sides of a branch of Pamunky River called the Beaverdam Run adjoyning to the lands of Samuel Smith and Nathaniel Clayburn and by Bryant taken up from Bickers and as lapsed land.
      John Bryant
      Wit: Jeremiah (X) Deair, George (G) Stewartt, James Allverson (Allursson in lease.
      26 Oct. 1738. Proved by Jeremiah Deer, George Stewartt and James Alverson [Allurson in lease].

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