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Obadiah Smith

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Obadiah Smith
Born about in Henrico Co, Virginia Colonymap [uncertain]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married in Henrico Co, Virginia Colonymap
Died about in Chesterfield, Henrico Co, Virginia Colonymap [uncertain]
27 August 2015
12:08: Julie (Fiscus) Ricketts edited the Biography and Status Indicators for Obadiah Smith. (Cleaned up biography) [Thank Julie for this]
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Obadiah Smith was born about 1672 in Charles City, Henrico, Virginia.
He died in 1746 in Henrico Co, Virginia or 1753 in Prince Edward, Virginia.[1][2]
Husband: Obadiah Smith
Wife: Mary Cocke
Child: William Smith
Child: John Smith
Child: Obadiah Smith
Child: Jacob Smith
Child: Luke Smith
Child: Elizabeth Smith
Child: Anne Smith
Date: ABT 1706
Place: Henrico County, VA[3][4]


  1. U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900 (; better source sought
  2. U.S., Sons of the American Revolution Membership Applications, 1889-1970
  3. John W. Pritchett, Virginians, The Family History of John W. Pritche, (2001-2005), at
  4. Marriage of Mary Cocke and Obadiah Smith

See also:

  • Ancestral Family Topic #6888, "Lt. Col. Richard Cocke"


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On February 23, 2014 at 23:14GMT Jillaine Smith wrote:

Why are (Smith-3583) and (Smith-21190) set as rejected matches? Looks like they're clearly the same person.

Kevin Bacon - genealogy connections Obadiah is 20 degrees from Kevin Bacon, 16 from AJ Jacobs and 36 from JK Rowling on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.

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