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Benjamin David Smith

Benjamin David Smith

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  • Name Benjamin David Smith 
    Born 17 Sep 1836  Sparta,White Co,TN,USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 27 Apr 1905  Sparta,White Co,TN,USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Joseph Herd Farn, Sparta, White, TN, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
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    Person ID I37797  Smith Smyth Schmidt Smythe Smitt
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    Smith DNA GRP-I-M253-51 Smith Branch: Charles Smith d1797 Greenville TN m Margaret ( 2 Charles 3 Charles) (Kit# 6293****/YDNA))
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    Father Charles Smith,   b. 1798, Greene Co,TN,USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Cynthia Davis 
    Census (Family) 1820  White Co, TN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census (Family) 1830  White Co, TN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census (Family) 1840  White Co, TN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census (Family) 1850  District 3, WHite, TN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census (Family) 1860  District 1, Sparta, White, TN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F13404  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Mary Susan Pennington 
    Census (Family) 1860  White, TN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census (Family) 1870  White, TN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census (Family) 1880  District 1, White, TN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census (Family) 1900  White, TN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census (Family) 1910  White, TN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Gordon Hicks Smith,   b. 22 Apr 1902, White Co, TN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Feb 1978  (Age 75 years)
    Last Modified 27 Oct 2012 
    Family ID F13405  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Nancy A Herd,   d. c 1887 
    Married 23 Dec 1856 
    Last Modified 12 Apr 2014 
    Family ID F5716  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 17 Sep 1836 - Sparta,White Co,TN,USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus (Family) - Benjamin Smith 22 Nancy Smith 20 Eva Smith 2 Alonzo Smith 1.12 - 1860 - White, TN Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus (Family) - 1870 District 1/White TN Benjamin Smith 34 Nancy A 29 Sarah 6 Cyntha M 3 John CORDER 6 - 1870 - White, TN Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus (Family) - 1880 District 1/White/TN Benjamin 43 Nancy A 40 Sarah Lou 16 Millie C 13 Rudd 8 Adine 5 Eddie 2 - 1880 - District 1, White, TN Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus (Family) - 1900 Civil District 1/White TN/Sparta Town Benjamin D 63 (married 12 years) Nathaniel R 28 Finley 19 Mary S 32 Maggie M 11 Pattie A 10 Nannie 8 William M 6 Minnie 4 Jerry B 1 - 1900 - White, TN Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 27 Apr 1905 - Sparta,White Co,TN,USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Joseph Herd Farn, Sparta, White, TN, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus (Family) - 1900 White/TN/Civil District 6/District 103 Samuel HICK 50 Sarah HICK 56 Gordon SMITH 8 (nephew) - 1910 - White, TN Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Benjamin worked as a blacksmith in Sparta, Tennessee. His shop was on the banks of the Calfkiller River, very near the present day downtown bridge. Between the two marriages Benjamin fathered eighteen children. Benjamin died 27 April 1905 from a gangrenous wound received while shoeing a horse