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Elizabeth (Efird) Smith (abt. 1827 - abt. 1887)

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Elizabeth (Betsy) Smith formerly Efird
Born about in Montgomery, North Carolina, United Statesmap
Daughter of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
[spouse(s) unknown]
Descendants descendants
Died about in Stanly, North Carolina, United Statesmap
Profile last modified 16 Sep 2019 | Created 4 Nov 2018
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Elizabeth was born about 1827. She passed about 1887.

J.T. Smith bought a churn for $25 from the Estate of his wife Elizabeth "Betsy" Efird Curlee Smith's former father-in-law Marriner Curlee in 1879. Betsy's son, and Marriner Curlee's grandson by his son William R Curlee, John William Curlee was the Executor of his grandfather's Will.


  • 1860 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Operations, Inc., 2009. Images reproduced by FamilySearch. Original data: 1860 U.S. census, population schedule. NARA microfilm publication M653, 1,438 rolls. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration.
  • "United States Census, 1870," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 12 April 2016), John T Smith, North Carolina, United States; citing p. 26, family 181, NARA microfilm publication M593 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 552,659.
  • North Carolina Estate Files, 1663-1979," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 21 May 2014), Stanly County > S > Smith, John T (1862) > image 19 of 19; State Archives, Raleigh.

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On 1 Sep 2019 at 22:16 GMT Carolyn (Mecum) Pinkerton wrote:

Efird-111 and Efird-164 appear to represent the same person because: They are obviously the same person.

Betsy is 16 degrees from Thomas Edison, 27 degrees from Nikola Tesla and 22 degrees from George Westinghouse on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.

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