Obadiah Smith

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Obadiah Smith
Born in Henrico Co, Virginia, USAmap
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married in Henrico Co, Virginia, USAmap
Died in Chesterfield, Henrico Co, Virginia, USAmap
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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.


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]


  1. U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900 (Ancestry.com); 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 www.virginians.com

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On February 23, 2014 Jillaine Smith wrote:

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

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