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  • Name Ambrose Joshua Smith 
    Born c 1700  New Kent Co, VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 1758  Chatham, NC Find all individuals with events at this location 
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    Person ID I19524  Smith Smyth Schmidt Smythe Smitt
    Branches/DNA Smith DNA GRP-I-P37-2 Smith Branch: Joseph and Elizabeth Hallum Smith b c 1745((YDNA-Kit*887)), Smith Branch: Christopher Smith b 1591 ENG (2 Christopher 3 Christopher)((YDNA-Kit*273)), Smith Branch: Harmon Smith b 5/3/1768 Chatham County, NC m Mary Elizabeth Posey((YDNA-Kit*991))
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    Father Christopher Smith,   b. 1680, Burnley Parish Co,Lancashiare,England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1742, Hanover Co,VA,USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years) 
    Mother Catherine Snelson 
    Family ID F7318  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Judith Ann Spann 
    Children 
    +1. Christopher Smith,   b. 25 Mar 1728, Louisa Co,VA,USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1818, Pendleton Dist, SC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
     2. Charles Smith,   b. c 1740, Louisa Co,VA,USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1811, Laurens, SC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 71 years)
     3. Nicholas Smith,   b. c 1731, Louisa Co,VA,USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. NC, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Judith Smith
    +5. Francis Smith,   b. c 1730, Virginia USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Dec 1790, Anson Co NC USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 60 years)
    +6. John Smith,   d. 1782, Montgomery Co NC USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. William Smith,   c. Bladen Co NC USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    +8. Zachariah Smith,   b. 19 Aug 1734, Louisa Co,VA,USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     9. Mary Smith
     10. Sarah Smith
     11. Unknown Smith
    Last Modified 27 Jun 2012 10:11:04 
    Family ID F7317  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1758 - Chatham, NC Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • supposedly went south and was killed by Indians
    • Magazine of Virginia Genealogy
      Virginia Land Patent Book 16
      Ambrose Joshua Smith 1200a in Hanover Co, both sides of Prillies Cr, by Capt Joseph Martin p 183 and 184, 18 Aug 1735

      *****
      Joseph Temple Gent of King William Co 1600a in Hanover Co, both sides of Ducking Hole Sw adjoining Carr Joseph Bickley and Henry Mills p 185 400 a formerly g to Ambrose Joshua Smith on 8 Sep 1728 and sold to him by Charles Forgitt by deed on 3 Sep 1731 in Hanover Court who did not cultivate; 400 other acres formerly g to Joseph Temple on 20 Aug 1734, the residue never before g p 186 & 187 9 Sep 1735

      Ambrose Joshua Smith 400a in Hanover Co on the W side of the first mountains p 253 and 254 10 Sep 1735
    • "Christopher Smith dec'd about 13 years ago, surveyed 400 acres ofland lying on the East North East River in Spotsyvania County,Virginia but the said Christopher never in his life time nor his sonAmbrose Joshua Smith since his decease, sued out any patent for thesaid land and praying that he may leave to enter for the same. It isordered that Ambrose Joshua Smith, son of the said Christopher Smithdec'd have notice to attend this board and be admited to an entry forye said lands, 6 May 1730."
    • 22 june 1756 John Spann of Johnson Co NC to Ambrose Joshua Smith of Rowan Co NC 1400 acres on Great Pee Dee, on Walkers Island, granted to Robert Parks by 3 patents 28 Sep 1745 and 14 March 1745 made over to John Spann 14 Oct 1747
    • Magazine of Virginia Genealogy-Land Patent Book 19
      William Cliffe, 400a Hanover Co, bounded by Ambrose Joshua Smith, James Roache, Col Meriwether & Mr. John Thompson p 713 20 Aug 1740

      Michael Holland 400 a Hanover Co W side of the Little Mountains, bounded by Timothy Dalton Jr & Ambrose Joshua Smith p 858 1 Dec 1740

      Ambrose Joshua Smith 4372a Hanover Co both side of Pritties p 994 Cr bounded by Capt Martin, David Watts, Gooch's and Hickman's line. Rippon, William Coursey, Thomas Ballard, John Mackdaniel & Dr Tulloh. 1200a formerly g to sd Ambrose Joshua Smith 18 Aug 1735 the residue never before g p 995 1 June 1741
    • Need proof for all children in this line re: Linda Cheek
      Leave children: Charles, Christopher and Judith for Ambrose and Judith--the rest I would remove as leary to early research


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