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William Riley Smith

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  • Name William Riley Smith 
    Born Jan 1821  Williamson Co,TN,USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 15 Jan 1906  Tishomingo Co,MS,USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Smith Cemetery, Midway, Tishomingo, MS, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Findagrave note says that William Riley Smith is buried at Fairview Cemetery
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    Person ID I22599  Smith Smyth Schmidt Smythe Smitt
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    Smith Branch: David Samuel Smith b:1775 NC m Margaret Wright (Kit# A101****/YDNA))
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    Father David Samuel Smith,   b. 25 Jan 1775, NC,USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Aug 1866, Tishimingo Co,MS,USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years) 
    Mother Margaret Wright,   b. 10 Apr 1784, VA,USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Apr 1860, TN,USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Notes 
    • Speculations: Several distant cousins believe that David Samuel Smith is the son of John Smith jr. b; 1747 Somerset County, Md d: 1793 Chester County, SC. This Smith is well documented in the book by Rev. Wesley Smith titled: Fifty-two years of a preacher life in Mississippi and Texas. The reason for the speculated relationship is the fact that William Riley Smith and Wesley Smith's father (Joshua Smith) are buried in the same private cemetery in Midway Mississippi. The cemetery was on land that was originally part of the plantation owned by Joshua Smith. So if this relationship is proved, Joshua Smith and David Samuel Smith's father (John Smith jr.) were brothers. I've spoken with a male descendent of Wesley Smith and haven't been able to talk him into a DNA test.
    Family ID F8292  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Margaret J Phillips,   b. c 1828, TN,USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1899, Tishomingo, MS Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 71 years) 
    Married 27 Aug 1845  Alcorn, MS Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census (Family) 1850  District 9, McNairy, TN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census (Family) 1860  District 11, Hardin, TN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census (Family) 1870  Township 1 Range 10, Tishomingo, MS Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census (Family) 1880  Burnsville, Tishomingo, MS Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census (Family) 1900  Coles Mill, Tishomingo, MS Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. David Green Smith,   b. 24 Dec 1850, Hardin, TN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jan 1885, Sebastian, AR Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 34 years)
     2. John Groves Smith,   b. 1858,   d. 1932  (Age 74 years)
    +3. Arrie Jane Smith,   b. 13 Apr 1865, Iuka,Tishomingo Co,MS,USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 May 1919, Roff,Pontotoc Co,OK,USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years)
    Last Modified 10 Jul 2014 
    Family ID F8293  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - Jan 1821 - Williamson Co,TN,USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 27 Aug 1845 - Alcorn, MS Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus (Family) - William R Smith 29 Margaret Smith 22 David Smith 0 James PHILLIPS 18 - 1850 - District 9, McNairy, TN Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus (Family) - W R Smith 38 b c 1822 TN Margarett J Smith 32 David SMith 10 Vina F Smith 7 James J Smith 4 John Smith 2 - 1860 - District 11, Hardin, TN Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus (Family) - William R Smith 47 Margaret Smith 42 David G Smith 20 Eliza E Smith 10 James J Smith 14 John Smith 12 Henry L Smith 9 Aura Smith 7 Mary B Smith 2 - 1870 - Township 1 Range 10, Tishomingo, MS Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus (Family) - Wm R Smith b c 1822 TN 58 Margaret 52 Henry L Smith 19 Mary Belle Smith 12 John W Smith 8 Margaret Smith 6 Charles Smith 4 Henry Clay Smith 3 - 1880 - Burnsville, Tishomingo, MS Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus (Family) - William R Smith b Jan 1823 TN - 1900 - Coles Mill, Tishomingo, MS Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Smith Cemetery, Midway, Tishomingo, MS, USA Link to Google Earth
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