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 Problem with Frederick Smith m Mary Broadnax being parent to Edward Smith of GA  
We had a theory that  a Frederick Smith men....
Date Posted: October 18, 2021;
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 First big-Y tester in group- no matches yet  
Member is a descendant of Joseph Smith b 1762 VA (Shenandoah)  m Marg....
Date Posted: October 11, 2021;
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 New Big-Y result -James William Smith b 1887 England m Ellen Hilley 
James William Smith was born 1887 in St Pancras. His parents may be Frederick Joseph Smith b 1857 St....
Date Posted: October 11, 2021;
in Smith DNA Group Discussion GRP-E-M2_-13

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 New Big-Y Group for Christopher Smith group  
One person who has an unknown Smith in Greenville Co SC had previously tested Big-Y; with the s....
Date Posted: October 7, 2021;
in Smith DNA Group Discussion GRP-R-M269-8

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 Addition to Big-Y Group BY-R-M269-7  
The YDNA showed that both Abner Smith b c 1781 NC and Solomon Smith b c 1785 NC were related an....
Date Posted: October 6, 2021;
in Smith DNA Group Discussion GRP-R-M269-7

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 New Big-Y Group BY-G-M201-1 Germany-New Jersey-Pennsylvania 
This makes two of the larger YDNA group that have done Big-Y and match on terminal SNP G-FT263589Date Posted: October 5, 2021;
in Smith DNA Group Discussion GRP-G-M201-3

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 New Member Descendant of Allen Smith b 1781 d 1860 Saratoga, NY m Judith Wait 
YDNA tester
Census shows that Allen Smith was born in Massachusetts. Son Samuel W Smith was b....
Date Posted: September 27, 2021;
in Smith DNA Group Discussion GRP-R-M269-50

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 Cuthbert Smith 
I am curious as to those children listed for Cuthbert and Elizabeth Chamberlain Lanier Smith that ha....
Date Posted: September 17, 2021;
in Smith DNA Group Discussion GRP-R-M269-32

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 Gorgeous Big-Y graphic done by JanesBonny with instructions 
CrossPosting this in discussion forum 
Was originally posted on the Smith DNA Activity F....
Date Posted: September 15, 2021;
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 Updated Reuben Smith m Elizabeth Duke father to be George Smith Sr of Hanover Co VA  
This is based on the excellent research of Joe Crouch, who has many sources and proofs that the fami....
Date Posted: September 14, 2021;
in Smith DNA Group Discussion GRP-I-P37-4

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 Big-Y test for this group- no Smith matches (yet)  
Line is John Smith b VA  d Elbert County, GA, son Nathaniel Smith b 1803 GA 
 ....
Date Posted: September 1, 2021;
in Smith DNA Group Discussion GRP-R-M269-119

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 There is one YDNA and Big-Y tester in this group 
as well as another autosomal tester who has done a Big-Y test but the relevant test there is autosom....
Date Posted: August 30, 2021;
in Smith DNA Group Discussion GRP-J-M267-1

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 Member Photo of Desc of Isaiah Smith b 1785 m Elizabeth 
His line goes from Isaiah Smith of North Carolina to Dooly Coungy, Georgia to Highlands County, Flor....
Date Posted: August 25, 2021;
in Smith DNA Group Discussion GRP-J-M267-1

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 New Member, Isaiah Smith b 1785 NC m Elizabeth?  
YDNA tester. Fits into this group, GRP-J-M267-1. Isaiah Smith was born 1785 North Carolina  d 1....
Date Posted: August 23, 2021;
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 Need Eyes on this to determine consensus on David Smith of New Kent VA  
David Smith of New Kent VA/Hanover Co VA with Gulielmus Smith d before 1814 and Reuben Smith m Eliza....
Date Posted: August 10, 2021;
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 Wilkins surname 
I am wondering if anyone else in this group had the surname Wilkins appear in their Ydna matches? Wh....
Date Posted: August 5, 2021;
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 New Big-Y Tester- James Henry Smith Sr b 1826  
Irish group
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Date Posted: August 4, 2021;
in Smith DNA Group Discussion GRP-R-M269-77

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 New Member- John Smith b c 1799 VA > WV has YDNA match 
John Smith's wife is unknown. County of death is Monongalia, West Virginia. Descendants in Green....
Date Posted: July 30, 2021;
in Smith DNA Group Discussion GRP-G-M201-3

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 Big-Y Group Created 
There are 6 members who have tested Big-Y. You can see how they come down from R-BY19970, the report....
Date Posted: July 29, 2021;
in Smith DNA Group Discussion GRP-R-M269-16

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 New Member- Unknown  
Have written to ask this YDNA tester what his line is. 

If this is you, please s....
Date Posted: July 28, 2021;
in Smith DNA Group Discussion GRP-R-M269-45

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 New Member-Henley G Smith b 1832 SC (Pickens) m Martha Taylor  
YDNA tester

Family in Blount County, Alabama and Elbert County, Georgia
Date Posted: July 28, 2021;
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 New Big-Y Group -Strother J Smith b 1803 Virginia  
One of the two matches has a known descent line, the other is unknown. Strother J Smith b 1803 Virgi....
Date Posted: July 14, 2021;
in Smith DNA Group Discussion GRP-R-M269-198

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 2 Big-Y testers for Lazarus Smith b c 1714 NC 
have not created a group, however, as it turns out the person who tested for both kits is the same p....
Date Posted: July 9, 2021;
in Smith DNA Group Discussion GRP-R-M269-210

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 New Big-Y Group for Members Inc Lt Samuel Smith  
Two members, one is from Levi Smith b 1790 Sussex County, New Jersey d 1875 Ohio, and Arthur Smith b....
Date Posted: July 9, 2021;
in Smith DNA Group Discussion GRP-R-M269-47

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 New Big-Y match into group - Unknown Smith/Holdswoth 
Now there are two presumed descendants of Albert Holdsworth, Smith match, where the SNP ends on I-A1....
Date Posted: July 6, 2021;
in Smith DNA Group Discussion GRP-I-M253-6

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 New Member- Descendant of Abraham Smith b c 1728 Amherst Co VA m E Birchfield  
Member is also the contact for this grouping. Her brother did a YDNA test some time back which prove....
Date Posted: July 6, 2021;
in Smith DNA Group Discussion GRP-I-M253-1

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 New Big-Y group BY-R-M269-15 Virginia and Illinois Smiths  
The specific line represented is John S Smith b 1800 VA m Hannah C Ford - Berkeley, James Count....
Date Posted: July 5, 2021;
in Smith DNA Group Discussion GRP-R-M269-205

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 Big-Y Group Updated with chart  
The following members have done Big-Y -Richard Smith b 1800 NC m Mary Gotcher (NC>IL), Benjamin F....
Date Posted: June 30, 2021;
in Smith DNA Group Discussion GRP-I-M253-25

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 New big-Y group BY-R-M269-14 
2 YDNA and Big-Y testers so far, match on SNP R-FT72209. One member is from James Franklin Smith b 1....
Date Posted: June 30, 2021;
in Smith DNA Group Discussion GRP-R-M269-57

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 2nd New Member with Unknown Smith m Angeline Seay - Brooks Co GA  
Autosomal tester, matches another descendant who has taken YDNA and also autosomal. Testing out theo....
Date Posted: June 24, 2021;
in Smith DNA Group Discussion GRP-J-M267-1

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 New Member- Benjamin Smith b 1790 VA  
Tree only. Line goes from Banmmain Smith who died in 1801 in Jefferson County, Tennessee through Byr....
Date Posted: June 21, 2021;
in Smith DNA Group Discussion GRP-R-M269-4

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 New Member with Unknown Smith in Brooks Co GA  
Mother is Angelina Seay, daughter of John Seay and Lydia Stone. They can be found in 1850 in Macon C....
Date Posted: June 19, 2021;
in Smith DNA Group Discussion GRP-J-M267-1

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 New Member and New Big-Y Grouping - NC/SC/LA 
New Member is from Elias Smith b 1776 Dobbs/Wayne Co NC m Keziah Brown, descendants went to Sabine P....
Date Posted: June 5, 2021;
in Smith DNA Group Discussion GRP-R-M269-193

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 Another Big-Y result in this grouping - George Washington Smith b 1785 VA m Mary Tyner 
The newest Big-Y tester matches into Group BY-I-M253-3  for George Washington Smith b 1785 VA m....
Date Posted: June 3, 2021;
in Smith DNA Group Discussion GRP-I-M253-33

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 Another Big-Y result into this group 
Member is a YDNA tester for Bartholomew Smith -Ireland m Rose McManus of Cavan County, Ireland whose....
Date Posted: June 3, 2021;
in Smith DNA Group Discussion GRP-R-M269-77

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 Big-Y tester no group yet but this one matches surname Saturday 
In the case of the match locations are Tatnall County, Georgia, Chatham County, Georgia, Leon County....
Date Posted: May 25, 2021;
in Smith DNA Group Discussion GRP-B-M181-1

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 Another Big-Y match into this group- White 
Have asked for additional information about this line, it is unknown where the Smith is, but perhaps....
Date Posted: May 25, 2021;
in Smith DNA Group Discussion GRP-R-M269-40

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 New Big-Y Group for NC/TN/LA Smiths  
Three members of a very large grouping have now done Big-Y testing and all match on SNP R-BYP56770 (....
Date Posted: May 21, 2021;
in Smith DNA Group Discussion GRP-R-M198-3

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 New Member pic for the Smith Photo Album  
from member who descends from John Smith b 1745 d 1835 Bennington Co VT m Mary Bull.  Locations....
Date Posted: May 20, 2021;
in Smith DNA Group Discussion GRP-R-M269-18

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 New Big-Y Group for Jacob B Smith m Mary Shockey 
There are 2 Smith matches on YDNA who have also now done Big-Y. Jacob B Smith was born c 1770 in Mon....
Date Posted: May 20, 2021;
in Smith DNA Group Discussion GRP-E-M2_-1

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 Big-Y Group for Robert Smith m Mary French  
There are 2 members who match on SNPS and also are in the YDNA group as matches.
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 New Big-Y Grouping for Charles Smith b 1670 Eng 
2 of the YDNA testers that match into the YDNA Grouping GRP-R-M269-40 have done Big-Y testing. Both ....
Date Posted: May 17, 2021;
in Smith DNA Group Discussion GRP-R-M269-40

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 Callout for descendants of Edward Smith m Dorothy Owen  
One of the members in the project (autosomal) is from Edward Smith b 1792 Brunswick Co VA m Dorothy ....
Date Posted: May 17, 2021;
in Smith DNA Group Discussion GRP-I-M223-1

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 Two New Members-Michael Smith b 1835 Ireland m Ann Riley 
One is a YDNA tester who also has done Big-Y tewsting, the other is kin to this tester with an autos....
Date Posted: May 12, 2021;
in Smith DNA Group Discussion GRP-R-M269-114

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 2nd Big-Y tester for this group-new Big-Y Group BY-I-P37-1 
Second Big-Y tester line is James Smith b 1755 NC m Elizabeth Cowan. Locations are North Carolina, L....
Date Posted: May 11, 2021;
in Smith DNA Group Discussion GRP-I-P37-2

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 New Member- Descendant of Patrick Smith of County Westmeath Ireland 
Patrick Smith married Margaret Black 23 Nov 1826 Clonmellon, County Westmeath, Ireland. His son....
Date Posted: May 11, 2021;
in Smith DNA Group Discussion GRP-R-M269-114

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 Big-Y Tester- Riley from Ireland- 
He has a close Big-Y Smith match. His early ancestors were from Monaghan county near the townland of....
Date Posted: May 3, 2021;
in Smith DNA Group Discussion GRP-R-M269-77

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 This maybe ought to be Mystery O Day-Smiths in Georgia and Tennessee 
Here is a group in which people match but figuring out the actual ancestors is more than challenging....
Date Posted: May 3, 2021;
in Smith DNA Group Discussion GRP-B-M181-1

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 Another Big-Y Tester for Group GRP-R-M269-77 
That now makes 4 people in the Smith DNA Project who have done Big-Y. There is another person who we....
Date Posted: April 30, 2021;
in Smith DNA Group Discussion GRP-R-M269-77

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 There is now a Big-Y tester for this group GRP-I-P37-2 
Getting the ball rolling, when there are 2 and they match, will make a Big-Y grouping. This particul....
Date Posted: April 30, 2021;
in Smith DNA Group Discussion GRP-I-P37-2

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 New Big-Y result for this group-chart updated on Big-Y page 
Big-Y testers include descendants of John Smith b 1765 VA m E Patterson, Joseph Smith b 1788 Georgia....
Date Posted: April 24, 2021;
in Smith DNA Group Discussion GRP-I-M253-33

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 New Member- Daniel Smith b 1797 NJ m Mary McConnell Davidson 
Autosomal tester. His line goes through a daughter of Revolutionary War hero Daniel Smith b 1757 New....
Date Posted: April 24, 2021;
in Smith DNA Group Discussion GRP-R-M269-81

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 Added Big-Y Group for Virginia Smiths and a Mystery 
There are two members who have tested Big-YThe 3rd member has done 111 markers but not Big-Y. Locati....
Date Posted: April 24, 2021;
in Smith DNA Group Discussion GRP-I-M223-8

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 New Member in this group-Ambrose Smith b 1770 VA m Zilpha Cotton 
These two people married in 1802 in Edgefield District, South Carolina, and were in Amite County, Mi....
Date Posted: April 22, 2021;
in Smith DNA Group Discussion GRP-I-M253-14

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 Added Big-Y Group plus chart on group page; autosomal also 
Several updates on this group. There are two main ancestors at this point. One is Isaac Smith b 1735....
Date Posted: April 22, 2021;
in Smith DNA Group Discussion GRP-I-M253-32

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 New Member- Malcolm Smith m 1800 SC m Lucy Briant 
Tree only, but father has done an autosomal test. (Note for readers that if you have done an autosom....
Date Posted: April 22, 2021;
in Smith DNA Group Discussion GRP-I-M253-5

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 Is John *The Bluff* Smith m Margaret Gilchrist related to these Chatham Smiths?  
We are looking for any DNA testers, preferably YDNA but autosomal as well, that have a clear line to....
Date Posted: April 22, 2021;
in Smith DNA Group Discussion GRP-R-M269-1

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 New Member- Desc of Stephen A Smith b 1814 Sc m Susan Brown 
Listed as tree only but with a gedmatch number, waiting for autosomal results to get transferred to ....
Date Posted: April 21, 2021;
in Smith DNA Group Discussion GRP-R-M269-136

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 New Member, descendant of Zachariah Smith b 1772 NC m Elizabeth Adams 
Tree only but he believes he may have kin that has done DNA. The line goes through John Darkns Smith....
Date Posted: April 16, 2021;
in Smith DNA Group Discussion GRP-R-M198-11

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 Flatt and Luzerne County, PA Mystery 
The Flatt from Andrew Flatt who got a land grant in 1788 Muncy, Northumberland Co PA looks to be the....
Date Posted: April 16, 2021;
in Smith DNA Group Discussion GRP-I-M223-6

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 New Member- Another YDNA match into Charles Smith b 1670 England group 
Specifically, this line come through Allen Smith b 1804 Pitt Co NC married Elizabeth Brinkley. Quite....
Date Posted: April 14, 2021;
in Smith DNA Group Discussion GRP-R-M269-40

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 New Big-Y Group -Connecticut -New York- Pennsylvania 
There is a SNP path chart on the page with the Big-Y. There are 3 other people that also show as Big....
Date Posted: April 13, 2021;
in Smith DNA Group Discussion GRP-I-M223-6

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 Picture for Frederick Joseph Smith b 1857 St Pancras England 
Frederick Joseph Smith, also known as Gunsmith Smith, was born in St Pancras, married Mary Ann Noona....
Date Posted: April 13, 2021;
in Smith DNA Group Discussion GRP-E-M2_-13

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 Mayflower connections from this group 
Sent in by the moderator of this group who is a descendant of Joseph Hiram G Smith. Locations South ....
Date Posted: April 11, 2021;
in Smith DNA Group Discussion GRP-R-M269-19

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 Talking Big-Y for some of the members  
Breaking these down by members who have done Big-Y and what FTDNA has said is their terminal SNP (se....
Date Posted: April 11, 2021;
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 New Member -Jacob Smith b 1772 PA m Mary Barker 
Tree only but she and her soon to be husband, who also shares this main line, plan to do dNA in the ....
Date Posted: April 11, 2021;
in Smith DNA Group Discussion GRP-R-M269-199

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 Missing Link- Daniel Smith b 1757 NJ 
Only missing link is Daniel Smith born 1757 he thought and he thought it was in New Jersey. He did n....
Date Posted: April 10, 2021;
in Smith DNA Group Discussion GRP-R-M269-81

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 Updated William Smith b c 1811 Canada m Betsey Besmer 
This line went from Canada to Saginaw Michigan to Utah. Member sent some great photos of this line, ....
Date Posted: April 9, 2021;
in Smith DNA Group Discussion GRP-R-M269-16

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 Descendant of Frank Edward Smith b 1862 MI m Julia Ames 
Another match for this member has been invited to join the project due to being a very close match. ....
Date Posted: April 6, 2021;
in Smith DNA Group Discussion GRP-I-M253-45

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 New Member, Unknown Smith but matches this group 
Matches best on 37 markers with Reuben Smith, on 111 with Frank Edwin Smith. Also created a Big-Y gr....
Date Posted: April 6, 2021;
in Smith DNA Group Discussion GRP-R-M269-99

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 Photos from Blackmore England of Thomas Smith -Smyths Hall  
from Kenneth. 
Thomas Smith was born 1612 at Blackmore, Brentwood Borough, Essex, Englan....
Date Posted: April 5, 2021;
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 New Member from Wyatt Smith b 1768 Chatham Co NC  
Autosomal tester. The father to Wyatt is unknown but, because of a land indenture in 1805 Chatham Co....
Date Posted: April 2, 2021;
in Smith DNA Group Discussion GRP-R-M269-1

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 New Member- Descendant of John Smith b c 1619 Hertfordshire England m Grace Hawley 
Waiting for YDNA results to come in. Meanwhile, his line goes John > John > Thomas > Gideon....
Date Posted: April 2, 2021;
in Smith DNA Group Discussion GRP-I-M223-5

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 New Member- Dorcas Smith m Isaac Hollingsworth 
Dorcas Smith was born in 1785 in Franklin Co GA and is most likely the daughter of Isham Smith, son ....
Date Posted: March 31, 2021;
in Smith DNA Group Discussion GRP-I-M253-3

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 Growing Big-Y Group (BY-R-M269-3)  
New Big-Y result that came in this morning, which now makes 5 people in the Smith DNA Project who ha....
Date Posted: March 31, 2021;
in Smith DNA Group Discussion GRP-R-M269-38

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 New Member- Descendant of Joseph Smith m Emma Hale  
YDNA male Smith member is a direct descendant of Robert Smith b 1626 m Mary French through Joseph Sm....
Date Posted: March 31, 2021;
in Smith DNA Group Discussion GRP-R-M269-62

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 Updated Big-Y Group for this YDNA grouping 
Locations for members include County Cavan Ireland, Virginia and South Carolina. Two of the BigY mem....
Date Posted: March 30, 2021;
in Smith DNA Group Discussion GRP-R-M269-77

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 Multiple New Members from William Broadwell Smith b 1827 OH m Sarah Anderson  
A number of related kin joined up with autosomal kits to find the ancestry of William Broadwell Smit....
Date Posted: March 26, 2021;
in Smith DNA Group Discussion GRP-I-M223-4

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 New Member- Descendant of Arthur Smith b 1740 NC through Sampson Smith  
Sampson Smith appears to be listed his father Arthur Smith b 1740 NC's will in Wayne County, North C....
Date Posted: March 26, 2021;
in Smith DNA Group Discussion GRP-R-M269-7

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 New Member-of James Smith b 1755 NC m Elizabeth Cowan 
James Smith is a DAR Ancestor, DAR A105640. He died and is buried in Greene County Georgia. Descenda....
Date Posted: March 26, 2021;
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