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James F. Smith (abt. 1820 - bef. 1860)

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James F. Smith
Born about in South Carolina, United Statesmap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married 6 Oct 1836 in Greene, Tennessee, United Statesmap
Descendants descendants
Died before in Ohio, United Statesmap
Profile last modified 6 Sep 2019 | Created 5 Sep 2019 | Last significant change: 6 Sep 2019
13:14: Lilly Martin added George Washington Smith (1837-1906) as child for James F. Smith (abt.1820-bef.1860). [Thank Lilly for this]
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Biography

James was born about 1820. He was the son of James Smith and Nancy Burden. He passed away before 1860.

Sources

  • Married Lucinda Hipps.
  1. 270: I certify that JAMES SMITH the grandson of PRESILLA TIMBERS

p.67 #224 Vol.Q p.85: Greenville Dist.,SC- Personally appeared REUBEN HARRISON before me the subscribing Justice and made oath that he was well acquainted with PRESILLA BURDINE a free woman of colour and that (it) is generally understood and known that she was a free woman of colour and that he(r) daughter PATSY BURDINE is also a free woman who is the reputed daughter of the sd Presilla Burdin and that she is entitled to all the privaleges and freedom as a free person of colour.

Sworn today 17 Apr 1829 before me.

(S) Reubin (X) Harrison, J.H. Goodlett, CCP and JQ

 

pp.74-5 #240 Vol.R p.38: Greenville Dist,SC- Personally came before me the subscribing Justice JOHN McCLANAHAN and being duly sworn saith on sd oath that he was well acquainted with PRESILLA TIMBERS and that the sd PRESILLA had lived with him the sd JOHN in the state of VA and that a free white woman by the name of SARAH TIMBERS lived with him at the same time and that the sd SARAH TIMBERS claimed the sd PRESILLA as her own daughter and that no person had ever doubted the same to his knowledge and that DAVID BURDIN, THOMAS BURDIN, LEWIS BURDIN, JAMES BURDIN and JOHN BURDIN were claimed by the sd PRESILLA to be children begotten of her own body. 27 Jan 1832 (S) Richd Thurston, CCP and JQ,ExOff

Rec. 28 Jan 1832 (S) JOHN McCLANAHAN

p.79 #254 Vol.R p.162: same as p.64 #213 Vol.P p.266 but has added children: PATSY BURDEN and CHARLOTTE BURDEN. Signed John Young, JP and recorded 9 Jul 1833

 

pp.83-84 #268 Vol.R p.279: I certify that JOHN BURDIN, the reputed son of PRESILLA TIMBERS, a man of colour is as it appears from the record of my office a free man of colour, who is the descendant of the sd PRESILLA, who is a free white woman formerly of Greenville Dist.

  1. 269: I certify that JAMES BURDIN, the grandson of PRESILLA TIMBERS, whose freedom has been proven and recorded, who is the reputed grandson of the sd PRESILLA is a free man of colour as it appears from the records of my office ...
  1. 270: I certify that JAMES SMITH the grandson of PRESILLA TIMBERS, ...
  1. 271: I certify that SILAS BURDIN, grandson of PRESILLA TIMBERS, ...

All dated 23 Jan 1835 (S) J McDANIEL, CCP rec. 23 Jan 1835

GREENE COUNTY, TENNESSEE MARRIAGES, 1783-1868, by G. F. Burgner

p. 107 #3897 James Smith - Lucinda Hipps (free persons of color) 6 Oct 1836 marriage license issued 20 Oct 1836 marriage performed Thomas Temple (witness) Justice of the Peace: George B. Jennings

James Smith United States Census, 1850 Name James Smith Event Type Census Event Year 1850 Event Place Harlan county, Harlan, Kentucky, United States Gender Male Age 30 Race White Birth Year (Estimated) 1820 Birthplace South Carolina House Number 493 HOUSEHOLD

ROLE

GENDER

AGE

BIRTHPLACE

Lucinda Smith F 27 North Carolina James Smith M 30 South Carolina Rosanna Hesse F 41 North Carolina George Smith M 12 Kentucky Robert Smith M 10 Kentucky James F Smith M 8 Kentucky Nancy Smith F 6 Kentucky Alexander Smith M 5 Kentucky Levi Smith M 4 Kentucky Samuel Smith M 3 Kentucky John Smith M 0 Kentucky CITING THIS RECORD

"United States Census, 1850," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M65W-D4W : 9 November 2014), James Smith in household of Lucinda Smith, Harlan county, Harlan, Kentucky, United States; citing family 493, NARA microfilm publication M432 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).

Census Records: Indiana, 1860

Hips, Rosannah Gender : Female Age : 65 Year(s) Ethnicity : Mulatto Birthplace : Kentucky County / Township : Grant / Liberty Post Office : Grant State : Indiana Census Page / Line Number : 0307 / 31A National Archive Series / Microfilm Number : M653 / 261 Job / Job Code : Help In House / 031 - Domestic Real / Personal Property : $0 / $0 Head of Household : Literate : No Family Number : 0470 Dwelling Number : 0470

Smith, George Gender : Male Age : 22 Year(s) Ethnicity : Mulatto Birthplace : Kentucky County / Township : Grant / Liberty Job / Job Code : Laborer / 560 - Laborer

Smith, Robert Gender : Male Age : 20 Year(s) Ethnicity : Mulatto Birthplace : Kentucky County / Township : Grant / Liberty Job / Job Code : Laborer / 560 - Laborer

Smith, Alexander Gender : Male Age : 16 Year(s) Ethnicity : Mulatto Birthplace : Kentucky County / Township : Grant / Liberty Job / Job Code : Laborer / 560 - Laborer

Smith, Nancy Gender : Female Age : 16 Year(s) Ethnicity : Mulatto Birthplace : Kentucky County / Township : Grant / Liberty Job / Job Code : Laborer / 560 - Laborer

Smith, Levi Gender : Male Age : 14 Year(s) Ethnicity : Mulatto Birthplace : Kentucky County / Township : Grant / Liberty Job / Job Code : Laborer / 560 - Laborer

Smith, Samuel Gender : Male Age : 12 Year(s) Ethnicity : Mulatto Birthplace : Kentucky County / Township : Grant / Liberty

Smith, John Gender : Male Age : 11 Year(s) Ethnicity : Mulatto Birthplace : Ohio County / Township : Grant / Liberty

Smith, Amanda Gender : Female Age : 8 Year(s) Ethnicity : Mulatto Birthplace : Ohio County / Township : Grant / Liberty


James Smith mentioned in the record of Winmun Esters and Malinda Jane Casey Name James Smith Gender Male Wife Lucie Daughter Malinda Jane Casey Name Winmun Esters Birth Date 19 Jan 1896 Birthplace Alabama Spouse's Name Malinda Jane Casey Spouse's Birth Date 12 Jan 1897 Spouse's Birthplace Kentucky Event Date 18 Apr 1918 Event Place Anderson, Madison, Indiana Father's Name Caleb Esters Mother's Name Lizzie Spouse's Father's Name James Smith Spouse's Mother's Name Lucie Race Black Marital Status Single Spouse's Race Black Spouse's Marital Status Single CITING THIS RECORD

"Indiana Marriages, 1780-1992," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XFW7-8D2 : 3 December 2014), James Smith in entry for Winmun Esters and Malinda Jane Casey, 18 Apr 1918; citing reference P 509; FHL microfil



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