|Birth||Abt 1734||Orange County, North Carolina, USA|
|DAR Ancestor #||Peter Smith|
b c 1736 Orange NC
d before Oct 1797 Caswell NC
NC Patriotic Service
|WILL||18 Apr 1793||Caswell County, North Carolina, USA|
|Caswell County, NC|
Will Book C, Folio 249
Will of Peter SMITH
In the name of God Amen. I Peter SMITH, of Caswell County state of north Carolina, for divers good causes and considerations, now hereunto moveing have made constituted and appointed this my last will and testament, in the following manner.
I give to my daughter Elizabeth, her heirs etc. a certain Negro woman named Jane, a horse, saddle and bridle and feather bed, etc. now in her and her husbands possession. Next I give to my daughter Martha a Negro girl named Bess, a horse, saddle and bridle and Feather bed and furniture. Next I give to my son Jesse a negro boy named Lewis. Next I give to my son Moses a negro boy named Edmond. Next I give to my son Aaron a negro girl named Fannie, and I will that all my other property estate consisting of land, negroes, stock, household furniture, etc., be equally divided between the rest of my sons, to wit: James, William, Pressley, George, John B., Elias and Elijah, except my Negro man Anthony, who tho not absolutely free, I will that he have liberty to have his own choice from time to time, to serve which of my children he shall choose, and not to be confined to any one particular, but if ill treated by one, to have liberty to go to another as he shall see fit, and not to be sold to any other person. In testimony whereof, I set my hand and seal this 18th day of April Seventeen hundred and ninety three 1793, and I appoint John WINDSOR, Richard HORNBUCKLE, and my son William W. Smith executors of this my last will and testament.
Signed Peter Smith
Ja' GRANT Junr
Caswell County, October Court, 1797.
The executors of this Will was duly proved in open court by the oaths of James Grant and Jeptha Rice, subscribing witnesses, and on motion, ordered to be recorded.
A.C. Murphy, Clerk
|Death||Abt 1797||Caswell County, North Carolina, USA|
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|American Revolutionary War||DAR Ancestor #: A106609|
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| Smith Branch: Peter Smith d 1741 Westmoreland Co VA (2 James 3 Peter 4 George R ) (Kit# 3472****/ ), Smith Branch: Peter Smith d 1741 Westmoreland Co VA (2 Thomas 3 Charles) (Kit# 1365****/ ), Smith Branch: Peter Smith d 1741 Westmoreland Co VA (2 Thomas 3 Daniel 4 James) (Kit# B782****/ ), Smith Branch: Peter Smith d 1741 Westmoreland Co, VA (2 Thomas 3 Fleming 4James 5 Daniel) (Kit# 3562****/ ), Smith Branch: Peter Smith d 1741 Westmoreland VA (2 Thomas 3 Peter) (Kit# 2996****/ ), Smith Branch: Spencer Smith b 1770 Spartanburg SC m Mary Wilson (2 Peter 3 Andrew) (Kit# 1005****/ ), Smith Branch: Peter Smith b bef 1685 Wales 2 Peter 3 Thomas 4 Daniel 5 James (Kit# B157****/ ), Smith Branch: Peter Smith b bef 1685 Wales d 1741 VA 2 Thomas 3 Fleming 4 James 5 John (Kit# 4450****/ ), Smith Branch: Peter Smith d 1741 Westmoreland Co VA (2 Thomas 3 Daniel 4 James) (Kit# 8459****/ ), Smith Branch: Peter Smith b bef 1685 Wales d 1741 VA (Kit# 1320****/ ), Smith Branch: Peter Smith b c 1685 Wales 2 Thomas 3. Charles( ), Smith Branch: Peter Smith b bef 1685 Wales m Mary Bayley 2 James 3 Peter 4 George( ), Smith Branch: Peter Smith b bef 1685 Wales 2. Thomas 3 Daniel 4 Charles 4 Daniel (Kit# 9372****/ )|
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|Last Modified||19 Feb 2018 Help|
|Father||James Smith, b. 1706, Virginia, USA d. 14 Oct 1749, Fairfax County, Virginia, USA (Age 43 years)|
|Family ID||F708||Group Sheet | Family Chart|
|Family||Jemima Simpson, b. 17 Mar 1743, Virginia, USA d. Abt 1792, Caswell County, North Carolina, USA (Age 48 years)|
|Marriage||Abt 1764||Virginia, USA|
|Census (Family)||1790||Caswell County, North Carolina, USA|
|Last Modified||19 Feb 2018 Help|
|Family ID||F718||Group Sheet | Family Chart|
|Documents||Peter Smith d 1793 Will Caswell Co NC|