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From: Paul R. Smith <>
Subject: SMITH; Bertie/Gates/Hertford Cos., NC; 1750 - pres
Date: Fri, 04 Apr 1997 15:55:09 EST


Hello All --

I am new to the SMITH list; I hope you will take a moment to check out my
Ahnentafel below. Surnames you will find are: SMITH (of course <G>),
DUKE, BEASLEY, BOSWELL, SLAUGHTER, RHODES, CAPEHART, MORRIS(s), and
BRITT.

I'd really like to find out about some of the spouses and, of course, the
ancestry of Charles Matthews SMITH.

Descendants of Charles Matthews SMITH - 4 Apr 1997
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FIRST GENERATION

1. Charles Matthews SMITH died on 19 Sep 1823 in Gates County, NC.

He was married to Plesant DUKE on 14 May 1787.1 Plesant DUKE was born in
Gates County, NC. Charles Matthews SMITH and Plesant DUKE had the
following children:

+2i.Marmaduke SMITH.

SECOND GENERATION

2. Marmaduke SMITH was born in 1788 in Hertford or Gates County, NC. He
died in 1859 in Hertford County, NC re. his will.

He was married to Sarah Elizabeth BEASLEY on 7 Jun 1836 in Chowan County
Marriage Bond. Sarah Elizabeth BEASLEY was born in 1793 in Hertford
County, NC re. census. She died in Hertford County, NC. Marmaduke SMITH
and Sarah Elizabeth BEASLEY had the following children:

+3i.James 'Jake' Washington SMITH.

THIRD GENERATION

3. James 'Jake' Washington SMITH2 was born on 27 Nov 1831 in Hertford
County, NC. He died on 6 Jan 1903 in Family Cemetery, Merry Hill, Bertie
Co., NC.

He was married to Mary Jane BOSWELL 'Mollie' (daughter of William BOSWELL
and Margaret SLAUGHTER) on 21 Jan 1858 in Bertie Co., NC.3 Mary Jane
BOSWELL 'Mollie' was born on 15 Jan 1837 in Bertie Co., NC. She died on
29 Mar 1908 in Family Cemetery, Merry Hill, Bertie Co., NC. James
'Jake' Washington SMITH and Mary Jane BOSWELL 'Mollie' had the following
children:

+4i.William Richard SMITH.
+5ii.James Washington Capehart SMITH.
6iii.Margaret Elizabeth SMITH was born on 11 Aug
1862 in Merry Hill, Bertie Co., NC. She died on 3 Jul 1880 in Merry
Hill, Bertie Co., NC.
+7iv.Robert Edward Lee SMITH.
+8v.Helen Stark SMITH.
+9vi.Truston Boswell SMITH.
+10vii.Mary Jane SMITH.
11viii.Thomas Luther SMITH was born on 31 Dec
1872 in Merry Hill, Bertie Co., NC. He died on 20 Jun 1956 in Merry
Hill, Bertie Co., NC.
+12ix.Louise Gray SMITH.

FOURTH GENERATION

4. William Richard SMITH was born on 21 Jun 1859 in Merry Hill, Bertie
Co., NC. He died on 29 Sep 1938 in Merry Hill, Bertie Co., NC.

He was married to Margaret Adelia RHODES 'Maggie' (daughter of Jonathan
Jacocks RHODES and Adelia David CAPEHART) on 12 Dec 1878 in Merry Hill,
Bertie Co., NC. Margaret Adelia RHODES 'Maggie' was born on 30 May 1862.
She died on 20 Jul 1935 in Merry Hill, Bertie Co., NC.4 William Richard
SMITH and Margaret Adelia RHODES 'Maggie' had the following children:

+13i.Jonathan Rhodes SMITH.
+14ii.James William SMITH.
+15iii.Edgar Armitage SMITH.
16iv.Paul Dunstan SMITH was born on 11 Sep 1892.
He died on 18 Jun 1913.
+17v.Margaret Elizabeth SMITH.
18vi.Baldwin Capehart SMITH was born on 11 Dec
1897. He died on 9 Jun 1898.
19vii.Adelia David SMITH was born on 11 Dec 1897.
She died on 6 Jan 1905.
+20viii.William Speller SMITH.
+21ix.Ruth Mildred SMITH.
+22x.Guy Hill SMITH.

5. James Washington Capehart SMITH was born on 10 Mar 1861 in Merry
Hill, Bertie Co., NC. He died on 28 Nov 1899 in Merry Hill, Bertie Co.,
NC.

He was married to Della RHODES in Bertie Co., NC.

7. Robert Edward Lee SMITH was born on 2 Jan 1864 in Merry Hill, Bertie
Co., NC. He died on 21 Oct 1946 in Merry Hill, Bertie Co., NC.

He was married to Elizabeth SMITHWICK in Merry Hill, Bertie Co., NC.

8. Helen Stark SMITH was born on 16 Feb 1866 in Merry Hill, Bertie Co.,
NC. She died on 18 Jun 1944 in Portsmouth, VA.

She was married to Willis Mathis PARTRIDGE in Merry Hill, Bertie Co., NC.

9. Truston Boswell SMITH was born on 28 Oct 1867 in Merry Hill, Bertie
Co., NC. He died on 14 Feb 1919 in Norfolk Co, VA.

10. Mary Jane SMITH was born on 14 May 1871 in Merry Hill, Bertie Co.,
NC. She died on 2 Sep 1896 in Bertie Co., NC.

She was married to Jackson WARRINGTON on 22 Apr 1891 in Bertie Co., NC.

12. Louise Gray SMITH was born on 25 Aug 1875 in Merry Hill, Bertie Co.,
NC. She died on 12 Oct 1917 in Norfolk, VA.

She was married to J. William LEIGH on 26 Nov 1902 in Norfolk, VA.

FIFTH GENERATION

13. Jonathan Rhodes SMITH was born on 10 Oct 1880.

He was married to Florence MYER on 10 Oct 1917.

14. James William SMITH was born on 15 Nov 1882 in Merry Hill, Bertie
Co., NC. He died on 10 Mar 1963 in Chowan Hospital, Chowan Co., NC.5 He
was buried on 12 Mar 1963 in Edgewood Cemetery, Windsor, Chowan Co., NC.
He has reference number P37.

He was married to Lena Britt MORRISS (daughter of James Thomas MORRISS
and Margaret Ann BRITT) on 11 Apr 1906 in Colerain Baptist Church,
Colerain, NC. Lena Britt MORRISS was born on 12 Dec 1884 in Bertie Co.,
NC. She died on 31 Dec 1977 in Guardian Care Rest Home, Ahoskie,
Hertford Co., NC.6 She was buried on 2 Jan 1978 in Edgewood Cemetery,
Windsor, Chowan Co., NC. She has reference number P38. She had Social
Security Number. James William SMITH and Lena Britt MORRISS had the
following children:

+23i.James Cyril SMITH.
+24ii.Paul Richard 'Pinky' SMITH.

15. Edgar Armitage SMITH was born on 23 May 1886. He died on 11 Feb
1972.

He was married to Blanche Clare PHELPS on 26 Nov 1909. Blanche Clare
PHELPS was born on 9 Aug 1884. She died on 12 Oct 1962. Edgar Armitage
SMITH and Blanche Clare PHELPS had the following children:

+25i.Rudolph Edgar SMITH.
+26ii.Edith Benton SMITH.
+27iii.Blanche Rhodes SMITH.

17. Margaret Elizabeth SMITH was born on 15 Feb 1895 in Windsor, Bertie
Co., NC.

She was married to Ernest Linwood CRUMPLER Dr. on 12 Nov 1912.7 Ernest
Linwood CRUMPLER Dr.8 was born on 21 Sep 1874. He died on 13 Feb 1926 in
Fair Bluff, Bertie County, North Carolina. He from in South Hampton
County, VA. Margaret Elizabeth SMITH and Ernest Linwood CRUMPLER Dr. had
the following children:

+28i.Sue Margaret CRUMPLER.
29ii.Edward Linwood CRUMPLER Jr. was born on 21
Jan 1916. He died on 24 Mar 1916.
+30iii.Anne Frances CRUMPLER.
+31iv.Ella Ruth CRUMPLER.
+32v.Clara Speight CRUMPLER.

She was married to Cadmus CAPEHART on 3 Jul 1926. Cadmus CAPEHART from
in Bertie Co., NC. He was born.

20. William Speller SMITH was born on 28 Jul 1899 in Merry Hill, Bertie
Co., NC. He died on 23 Apr 1980 in Ahoskie, Hertford County, NC.

He was married to Margaret NICHOLLS on 24 Jun 1933 in Windsor, Bertie
Co., NC. Margaret NICHOLLS was born on 25 Feb 1902. William Speller
SMITH and Margaret NICHOLLS had the following children:

+33i.William Speller SMITH Jr..
34ii.Thomas Nicholls SMITH was born on 22 Jun
1937.
35iii.Henrietta Rhodes SMITH was born on 25 May
1940.
36iv.Jonathan Davenport SMITH was born on 15 Aug
1942.

21. Ruth Mildred SMITH was born on 28 Dec 1902. She died on 28 Nov
1933.

She was married to William C. THOMPSON on 25 Nov 1924.

22. Guy Hill SMITH was born on 13 Oct 1905. He died on 30 Oct 1983.

He was married to Avelyn Elise WILLIS on 20 Aug 1930. Avelyn Elise
WILLIS was born on 14 Jan 1907 in Cottageville, SC. Guy Hill SMITH and
Avelyn Elise WILLIS had the following children:

37i.Barbara Jean SMITH was born on 29 Feb 1936.
+38ii.William Richard SMITH.

SIXTH GENERATION

23. James Cyril SMITH was born on 25 May 1907. He died on 14 Feb 1980
in his home at Colerain, NC.9 He was buried on 17 Feb 1980 in Hillcrest
Cemetery, Colerain, Chowan Co., NC. He has reference number P41. He had
Social Security Number.

He was married to Ethel Louise CALLIS (daughter of CALLIS and Daisy
MITCHELL) on 10 Oct 1940. Ethel Louise CALLIS was born on 21 Jun 1909.
She died on 14 Feb 1980 in Colerain, NC.10 She was buried on 17 Feb 1980
in Hillcrest Cemetery, Colerain, Chowan Co., NC. She has reference
number P46. She had Social Security Number.

24. Paul Richard 'Pinky' SMITH was born on 24 Jan 1918 in Merry Hill,
Bertie Co., NC.11 He died on 12 Apr 1976 in Pascagoula, MS.12 He has
reference number P16. He was buried in Griffin Cemetery, Pascagoula, MS.
He had Social Security Number.

He was married to Verna Lee WHITE (daughter of James Ambrose WHITE Sr.
and Verna Lee 'VerVer' SAUNDERS) on 25 Apr 1942 in Bruton Parish,
Williamsburg, VA.13 Verna Lee WHITE14 was born on 26 Mar 1918 in 11:45
A.M., Kecoughtan, Elizabeth City County, VA.15,16 She has reference
number P17. She had Social Security Number. Paul Richard 'Pinky' SMITH
and Verna Lee WHITE had the following children:

+39i.Paul Rhodes SMITH.
+40ii.Robert Lee SMITH.
+41iii.William Ambrose SMITH.

25. Rudolph Edgar SMITH was born on 6 Sep 1910. He died on 18 Feb 1959.

He was married to Thelma PRITCHARD (daughter of Raleigh PRITCHARD and
Cara JENKINS) on 16 Mar 1933. Thelma PRITCHARD was born on 26 Oct 1910.
She died on 11 May 1992. Rudolph Edgar SMITH and Thelma PRITCHARD had
the following children:

42i.Ruth Benton SMITH was born on 10 Apr 1940.

26. Edith Benton SMITH was born on 6 Aug 1912.

She was married to Frederick Miller DUNSTAN II (son of Frederick Miller
DUNSTAN and Mattie MIZELL) on 9 Dec 1942. Edith Benton SMITH and
Frederick Miller DUNSTAN II had the following children:

43i.Frederick Miller DUNSTAN III was born on 24
Apr 1945.
44ii.Henry Cullen DUNSTAN was born on 18 Nov
1948.

27. Blanche Rhodes SMITH was born on 19 Dec 1914.

She was married to Edward Randolph WHITE in 1933. Blanche Rhodes SMITH
and Edward Randolph WHITE had the following children:

+45i.Adelia Rhodes WHITE.
46ii.Sarah Louise WHITE was born in 1940.
47iii.Edward Randolph WHITE Jr. was born in 1944.

28. Sue Margaret CRUMPLER was born on 12 Aug 1913.

She was married to William Peterson MCLEAN (son of Richard Edward MCLEAN
and Hannah Rowena WEIGINER) on 31 Mar 1935. William Peterson MCLEAN was
born on 23 Jul 1912. Sue Margaret CRUMPLER and William Peterson MCLEAN
had the following children:

48i.William Peterson MCLEAN was born on 13 Jan
1937.
49ii.Susan Speight MCLEAN was born on 20 Feb
1954. She died on 20 Feb 1954.

30. Anne Frances CRUMPLER was born on 30 Jul 1917 in Suffolk, Virginia.

She was married to Robert Franklin JORDAN (son of Charles Franklin JORDAN
and Erma Reeves LINTHICUM) on 5 Apr 1939 in Richmond, VA. Robert
Franklin JORDAN was born on 11 Aug 1916. Anne Frances CRUMPLER and
Robert Franklin JORDAN had the following children:

+50i.Robert Franklin JORDAN Jr..
+51ii.John Richard JORDAN.
+52iii.Kerry Clark JORDAN.

31. Ella Ruth CRUMPLER was born on 18 May 1924.

She was married to James Whittle MARTIN II on 15 Oct. James Whittle
MARTIN II was born on 15 Oct 1919. Ella Ruth CRUMPLER and James Whittle
MARTIN II had the following children:

53i.James Whittle MARTIN III was born on 17 May
1946.
54ii.Elizabeth Capehart MARTIN was born on 2 Sep
1948.
55iii.Joseph Rowland MARTIN was born on 25 Feb
1953.

32. Clara Speight CRUMPLER was born on 18 May 1924.

She was married to Mack Wendell JORDAN on 28 Jun 1942. Mack Wendell
JORDAN was born on 21 Apr 1921. Clara Speight CRUMPLER and Mack Wendell
JORDAN had the following children:

56i.Mack Wendell JORDAN was born on 25 Jun 1949.

33. William Speller SMITH Jr. was born on 8 Sep 1934.

He was married to Margaret Ann ENGLISH (daughter of Arthur Hurd ENGLISH)
on 29 Jun 1957 in Cary, NC. Margaret Ann ENGLISH was born on 3 Dec 1934.
William Speller SMITH Jr. and Margaret Ann ENGLISH had the following
children:

+57i.Elizabeth Anne SMITH.
+58ii.Karin Cecelia SMITH.
59iii.Diana Michelle SMITH was born on 19 Aug
1965.

38. William Richard SMITH was born on 25 May 1940.

SOURCES

1. Catherine A. Jackson. Index to Marriage Bonds filed in the North
Carolina State Archives. State of North Carolina, Department of Cultural
Resources, Division of Archives & History. Archives Information Circular
#15, Sept 1979, Fiche #36, Page 7305.
2. Wills. Windsor, NC: Bertie County Courthouse, Records of 1811.
3. Marriage Certificates, 1850 - 1868, Bertie County. Bertie County
Courthouse, Windsor, NC. Page 24.
4. Death Certificate, Bertie County. Bertie County Register of Deeds,
Windsor, N.C.
5. Death Certificate. Chowan County, Windsor, NC:. Book 45, Page 132.
6. Original Certificate of Death. Hertford County, Winton, NC,. Book
__, Page 132.
7. Marriage Register of 1912. Windsor, N.C: Bertie County Register of
Deeds Office.
8. William Picard Jacocks, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, 1957,
unpublished. Descendents of Thomas Jacocks who died in 1692 in
Perquimans Precinct North Carolina

Hathaway's Vol. 1, page 613. Hathaway's Vol. 1, page 613. p. 53.
9. Death Certificate, Bertie County. Bertie County Register of Deeds,
Windsor, N.C. Book 67, Page 72.
10. Death Certificate. Chowan County, Windsor, NC. Book 67, page 71.
11. Birth Certificate. Cert #48361

North Caroline State Board of Health, Bureau of Vital Statistics,
Certificate of Birth, 247, Certificate # 4.
12. Death Certificate, Notarized. State of Mississippi, State File #
76-06591, Local File # 168.
13. Francis H. Craighill, Jr., Priest of the Episcopal Church at
Williamsburg, VA. Certificate of Marriage dated 25 April 1942.
Episcopal Church at Williamsburg, VA.
14. Dorothy Garr Helmer. LIPSCOMB: 300 YEARS IN AMERICA 1679 - 1979.
Indianapolis, IN, 1979, p71-73. Lib of Cong #79-89863. pg 71.
15. Birth Registration. Richmond, VA. Volume 762.
16. Commonwealth of Virginia, Registration District 271, Registered #
220, Certificate # 62297.

Thanks for taking a peek and Good Hunting !!

Take Care -- Paul
Researching: *NC*: SMITH, BRITT, MORISS(S), RHODES, DUKE, MARSHE, SHAW
. *VA*: WHITE, TATE, SAUNDERS, HILL, EVANS, KEMP,
MILLS
. *UK*: FOX, CROSHAW, WEST, BLOUNT, JACOCKS

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