Taxpayer in Exeter in 1716. On Dec 10, 1774 Richard Smith purchased 90 acres of land in Brentwood on what is now Old Hwy 125. The tract was composed of 50 acres of Capt. John Gilman, of which 20 acres were laid out James Burleigh and 30 acres were laid out Nathan Taylor. 40 acres were laid out Richard Smith. Richard said "to my well beloved son, Joseph Smith, this 24th day of June, Anno Domini, One Thousand Seven Hundred and Fifty one in the 25th year of His Majesty's Reign, our most gracious sovereign, George the Second, by the Grace of God." Richard died and was buried April 22, 1765, in Exeter.
Descendant of yDNA group NE80 Nicholas Smith (c1629 Eng-22 Jun 1673 NH) m 1) Anna Unknown and 2) Mary Shatswell Dale on SmithConnections Northeastern DNA Project.
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On 15 Aug 2014 at 02:50 GMT Kitty (Cooper) Smith wrote:
On 3 Mar 2014 at 01:04 GMT Kitty (Cooper) Smith wrote:
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