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Family: Col. James Sewell Smith, Sr. / Elizabeth "Eliza" Cleveland (F28441)

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  • Col. James Sewell Smith, Sr.Father | Male
    Col. James Sewell Smith, Sr.

    Born  1777  Laurens, Laurens County, South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  10 May 1852  Bibb County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Married  1 May 1810  Morgan County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Other Spouse  Sarah Herring | F28439 
    Married  1795  Blount County, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Drury Smith | F28380 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Sarah Elliott | F28380 Group Sheet 

    Elizabeth "Eliza" ClevelandMother | Female
    Elizabeth "Eliza" Cleveland

    Born  1792  Surry County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  11 Mar 1879  Bibb County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Rose Hill Cemetery, Macon, Bibb County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  John Cleveland | F47698 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Catherine Sloan | F47698 Group Sheet 

    Juliet Ann SmithChild 1 | Female
    + Juliet Ann Smith

    Born  9 Mar 1811  Jones County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Jul 1885  Atlanta, Fulton County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Rose Hill Cemetery, Macon, Bibb County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Benjamin V Iverson | F47709 
    Married     

    Martha Caroline SmithChild 2 | Female
    Martha Caroline Smith

    Born  10 Feb 1813  Jones County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  27 Aug 1884  Atlanta, Fulton County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  John L Lewis | F47717 
    Married     

    Mary Franklin SmithChild 3 | Female
    Mary Franklin Smith

    Born  1816  Bibb County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  18 May 1844  Macon, Bibb County,Georgia,USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  Jesse Franklin Cleveland | F47712 
    Married     

    William Green SmithChild 4 | Male
    + William Green Smith

    Born  14 Mar 1817  Jones County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  25 Sep 1846  Macon, Bibb County,Georgia,USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  Mary Ann Calhoun | F47714 
    Married     

    Eliza Cromwell SmithChild 5 | Female
    Eliza Cromwell Smith

    Born  1818  Bibb County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  1879   
    Buried     
    Spouse  Dr Robert Collins | F47718 
    Married     

    Benjamin Cleveland SmithChild 6 | Male
    Benjamin Cleveland Smith

    Born  26 Dec 1820  Macon, Bibb County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  23 Jan 1838  Macon, Bibb County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Rose Hill Cemetery, Macon, Bibb County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location

    James Sloan SmithChild 7 | Male
    James Sloan Smith

    Born  2 Mar 1823  Macon, Bibb County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  22 Jul 1845  Macon, Bibb County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     

    Attorney At Law Robert Anderson SmithChild 8 | Male
    Attorney At Law Robert Anderson Smith

    Born  19 Dec 1824  Clinton, Jones County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  26 Jun 1862  Macon, Bibb County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Rose Hill Cemetery, Macon, Bibb County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Catherine A | F47708 
    Married     

    Dr Elliott Iverson Smith, MDChild 9 | Male
    Dr Elliott Iverson Smith, MD

    Born  25 Nov 1826  Macon, Bibb County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Jul 1853  Macon, Bibb County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Rose Hill Cemetery, Macon, Bibb County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location


  • Notes 
    • Research of Linda Smith Cheek

      He was exor of fathers will in 1797 so moved to TN by 1805
      Note expecting to died in 1845

      James Smith will 1 May 1845 10 June 1852
      Expecting to die--whole estate to wife Eliza Smith and our children: sons James S. Smith, Robert A. Smith, Elliott Smith each to receive $2500 in property to make their part equal to that of older brothers and sisters.
      Sons: William G. Smith, James S. Smith, Robert A. Smith, Elliott Smith trustees for daughters and granddaughters. Tract of land I bought from Stephen Mays in Cass and Murry counties of GA, 640 acres more or less to my grandchildren: Smith Cleveland and James Cleveland children of Jesse F. Cleveland dec'd of Greenville SC. Exor wife Eliza Smith Wit: Abner F. Powers, Joseph E. Wells, William E. Whitlock. Bibb Co Ga Will Bk b pg 17