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Mary (Smith) Jarnagin (abt. 1748 - 1816)

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Mary Jarnagin formerly Smith aka Journykin [uncertain]
Born about in Loudoun, Virginiamap
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Wife of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
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Died in Highland, Ohio, United Statesmap
Profile last modified | Created 24 Jun 2016 | Last significant change: 13 Jan 2019
02:11: Michelle (Bairfield) Brooks edited the data for Mary (Smith) Jarnagin (abt.1748-1816). (Merged Smith-150601 into Smith-105671: Clear duplicate.) [Thank Michelle for this | 1 thank-you received]
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Mary Smith was born in 1748 in Loudoun, Virginia.[1] Her parents were Thomas Smith and Elizabeth Witt.[2] She married John Jarnagin[3] Together they had 1 child:
  1. Isaac Jarnagin[4]
She died in 1816 in Highland, Ohio, United States[5]


John Jarnagin 1750–1816


  1. John Jarnagin Jr. 1775–1857
  2. Isaac Jarnagin 1776–1834
  3. Drury Jarnagin 1778–1815
  4. Hulda Holly Jarnagin 1780–
  5. Eli Jarnigan 1793–1876

Born 1748 Loudon Co, VA, USA.


Note #1FamilySearch lists place of birth as Grainger, TN.
Note #2 Married Last Name could be Jarnigan. Actually Jarnagin.


  1. Citation Needed (1)
  2. Citation Needed (2)
  3. U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900
  4. Citation Needed (4)
  5. Citation Needed (5)
  • "The Smith Family of Rockingham, North Carolina, Volume I ; Drury Smith of Paw Paw Creek; A Compilation of Descendants by Elvin E. Perkins, Jr."
  • "Descendants of Thomas Smith (ca) 1720 -1989" Compiled by Hazel W. Smith, 1989"
  • Rockingham County Heritage", Article by Jamie C. Smith, pages 578 and 585.
See also:
Raymond Spencer Raymond Spencer family tree Family site: Raymond Spencer Family tree: Spencer%20Family%20File_2009-09-09 Media: 70025261-1 Smart Matching Mary Smith Mary Smith Event: Smart Matching Role: 1005374 18 SEP 2010 Added by confirming a Smart Match Certainty: 3

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On 12 Jan 2019 at 05:38 GMT Loretta (Leger) Corbin wrote:


Is there a source document for the name Jonniken? That would be an awesome addition to her profile.

On 11 Jan 2019 at 18:04 GMT Ken Flippin wrote:


Re: Mary Smith's marriage to John Jarnigan; in my cited reference (Smiths of Rockingham County, NC, Volume I) I fid this sentence: "Mary Smith married John Jarnagin ( or Jonniken)." Regards,

On 10 Jan 2019 at 17:45 GMT Loretta (Leger) Corbin wrote:

Smith-149874 and Smith-105671 appear to represent the same person because: There are 3 Mary Smiths, all the same person. We need to reduce the number of duplicates.

On 9 Jan 2019 at 11:16 GMT Loretta (Leger) Corbin wrote:

The following Mergers need to take place in this order: Smith-150597 into Smith-8676, THEN MERGE Unknown-409929 into Witt-182 (Change LNAB for Unknown-409929 to Witt), THEN MERGE Mayes-886 into Mayes-591, THEN MERGE Smith-150601 into Smith-105671, THEN MERGE Smith-150594 into Smith-105672, THEN MERGE Smith-150606 into Smith-105674, THEN MERGE Mayes-1081 into Mayes-885, THEN MERGE Smith-150605 into Smith-53074.

On 9 Jan 2019 at 11:15 GMT Loretta (Leger) Corbin wrote:

Unsure the correct spelling of Jarnigan

On 9 Dec 2018 at 01:03 GMT Loretta (Leger) Corbin wrote:

Smith-105671 and Smith-150601 appear to represent the same person because: check sources

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