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Family: Richard Downs / (F26235)

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  • Richard DownsFather | Male
    Richard Downs

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    Sarah Anne DownsChild 1 | Female
    + Sarah Anne Downs

    Born  1767  Anson Co NC USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  11 Apr 1842  Franklin,Georgia, Find all individuals with events at this location
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    Spouse  Gabriel Smith, Sr. | F6837 
    Married  1785  Anson Co, NC, USA Find all individuals with events at this location


  • Notes 
    • Now, with regard to Gabriel Smith, he was born 12 Dec 1764 in Montgomery County NC and is generally accepted as a son of "Little River" Smith. He was listed as cousin to Joseph Smith, son of Joseph Smith Sr. In the estate of Richard Downs 94 acres in Franklin Co. GA were deeded to Gabriel Smith on Rocky Creek adjacent to Alexander Smith on 4 Feb 1806 and the witness was Gideon Smith.
      The actual will of Richard Downs is in Lincoln County TN and contains both John Smith and Gabriel. Alexander Smith sold to William Smith his land on Rocky Creek in Franklin Co GA in 1806 and the witness was Gabriel Smith.

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