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Brinkley Smith

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  • Name Brinkley Smith 
    Gender Male 
    Tax List/Entry 1851  Oglethorpe Co, GA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Glade District 237
    Georgia Property Tax 
    WILL 1857  Oglethorpe Co, GA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    glethorpe County Ordinary Office December Term 1857
    Will Book D, Page 364
    FHC #0158728
    January 1, 1857/December 1857

    Georgia}
    Oglethorpe County} I Brinkley Smith of said County and State being of sound
    and disposing mind and memory, make publish and declare this to be my last
    Will and Testament hereby revoking all other wills by me made ~

    Item 1st I give and bequeath unto my Daughter Alley wife of Jesse Hardman
    one hundred dollars ~~

    Item 2nd I give and bequeath unto my son Isham Smith five dollars

    Item 3rd I give and bequeath unto my son Martin Smith's Estate five dollars
    ~~

    Item 4th I give and bequeath unto my son Elisha Smith sixty dollars which
    he is now due me for the rent of my land and also give him the privileges
    of living on my land four years longer from the date of this will if he
    wishes to do so.

    Item 5th I give and bequeath and desire unto my son John B. Smith and my
    four daughters their names are Nancy and Betsey and Sarah and Rebecca ~
    all the rest and residue of my estate of whatever kind or nature real
    personal and mixed. I give and bequeath the whole balance of my property to
    my said five children above named in this Item to be equally divided between
    these five ~ also that they have the privilege of living on my plantation if
    they can do so by agreement for their support ~ if they cannot agree to
    live together in this way that four of them have the privilege of selling
    the land for an equal division ~ their names are John B. Smith, Nancy and
    Betsey and Sarah ~ my will is that my daughter Rebecca have nothing to
    do with the agreement of selling the land that it be left wholly with the
    other four above named to decide whether they will sell or not ~ but my
    daughter Rebecca have an equal share with them in the division.
    I appoint my son John B. Smith Executor of this my last Will and testament.
    Signed sealed published declared in our presence in the presence of each
    other & in the presence of the testator this
    1st day of January 1857 ~ his mark

    Brinkley X Smith {Seal}
    Johnson F. Cunningham Rolly H. Mathews
    Colerian Mathews

    Usgenweb Will of Brinkley Smith 
    Died c 1857  Oglethorpe Co,GA,USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
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    Person ID I16626  Smith Smyth Schmidt Smythe Smitt
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    Last Modified 18 May 2014 

    Family Susannah Tiller 
    Married 1 Jan 1807  Oglethorpe Co, GA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census (Family) 1820  Lexington, Oglethorpe, GA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census (Family) 1830  Capt Pass District, Oglethorpe Co, GA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census (Family) 1840  District 237, Oglethorpe Co, GA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Alley Smith
     2. Isham Smith
    +3. Martin Smith,   b. c 1809,   d. Bef Dec 1857  (Age ~ 48 years)
     4. Nancy Smith,   b. c 1812
     5. Rebecca Smith,   b. c 1814
    +6. Elisha Smith,   b. c 1817
     7. Elizabeth Smith
     8. Sarah Smith,   b. c 1826
     9. John B Smith,   b. c 1827
    Last Modified 18 May 2014 
    Family ID F6348  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1 Jan 1807 - Oglethorpe Co, GA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus (Family) - 1 m under 10 2 m 10-15 1 m 26-44 3 f under 10 1 f 26-44 - 1820 - Lexington, Oglethorpe, GA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus (Family) - 1 m under 5 1 m 10-14 1 m 20-29 1 m 50-59 1 f under 5 3 f 5-9 1 f 10-14 1 f 15-19 1 f 20-29 1 f 40-49 - 1830 - Capt Pass District, Oglethorpe Co, GA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsTax List/Entry - Glade District 237 Georgia Property Tax - 1851 - Oglethorpe Co, GA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsWILL - glethorpe County Ordinary Office December Term 1857 Will Book D, Page 364 FHC #0158728 January 1, 1857/December 1857 Georgia} Oglethorpe County} I Brinkley Smith of said County and State being of sound and disposing mind and memory, make publish and declare this to be my last Will and Testament hereby revoking all other wills by me made ~ Item 1st I give and bequeath unto my Daughter Alley wife of Jesse Hardman one hundred dollars ~~ Item 2nd I give and bequeath unto my son Isham Smith five dollars Item 3rd I give and bequeath unto my son Martin Smith's Estate five dollars ~~ Item 4th I give and bequeath unto my son Elisha Smith sixty dollars which he is now due me for the rent of my land and also give him the privileges of living on my land four years longer from the date of this will if he wishes to do so. Item 5th I give and bequeath and desire unto my son John B. Smith and my four daughters their names are Nancy and Betsey and Sarah and Rebecca ~ all the rest and residue of my estate of whatever kind or nature real personal and mixed. I give and bequeath the whole balance of my property to my said five children above named in this Item to be equally divided between these five ~ also that they have the privilege of living on my plantation if they can do so by agreement for their support ~ if they cannot agree to live together in this way that four of them have the privilege of selling the land for an equal division ~ their names are John B. Smith, Nancy and Betsey and Sarah ~ my will is that my daughter Rebecca have nothing to do with the agreement of selling the land that it be left wholly with the other four above named to decide whether they will sell or not ~ but my daughter Rebecca have an equal share with them in the division. I appoint my son John B. Smith Executor of this my last Will and testament. Signed sealed published declared in our presence in the presence of each other & in the presence of the testator this 1st day of January 1857 ~ his mark Brinkley X Smith {Seal} Johnson F. Cunningham Rolly H. Mathews Colerian Mathews Usgenweb Will of Brinkley Smith - 1857 - Oglethorpe Co, GA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - c 1857 - Oglethorpe Co,GA,USA Link to Google Earth
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