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Nicholas Smith

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  • Name Nicholas Smith 
    Born Bef 1656  Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Land Deed 2 Mar 1679  Surry County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Nicholas Smith witnessed a deed from Richard Blow to Nicholas Sessums B2-p250 Surry Records 
    Land Deed 6 Jul 1680  Surry County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Nicholas Smith witnessed transfer of land from John Smith and his wife Mary of Lawne's Creek Point to Thomas Barrow B 2 259 
    Land Deed 5 Jul 1682  Surry County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Nicholas Smith witnessed a transfer of land from John Smith and Mary Smith his wife to Thomas Mathas B 2 p 313  
    Inventory 21 Oct 1687  Isle of Wight Co,VA,USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    WILLIAM COLLINS estate appraisal presented by NICHOLAS SMITH, by WILLIAM SMITH,ROBERT KING, JOHN WESTON. Dated Oct. 21, 1687 Recorded 1687. Will Book B, pt. 2.  
    Land Deed 5 Jan 1691  Surry County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    5 JAn 1691 Francis Regon, son of Daniel Regan decd to William Gray...50 acres on said Regan's line and adjoining the Glebe's line and Sosbey's line. Land was granted to Mr. William Thompsonand sold by him to Daniel Regan who left it in his will to Francis Regan.WIT. Nicholas Smith, George Foster, and Thomas Smith. 
    Land Deed 1697  Surry County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    John Regan of New Kent County appoints his brother, Francis Regan, as his attorney to acknowledge the sale of land to Mr. William Gray.Wit Nicholas Smith and Rebeck Bollifort. 
    Land Deed 30 Jul 1697  Surry County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    John Regan, son of DAniel Regan, to Mr. William Gray for 950 pounds of tobacco ...80 acres ( 30 acres bought from my brother Francis Regan, and 50 acres left me by my father in his will) adjoining John Gosby and the Glebe . Wit. Nicholas Smith and Elizabeth Smith 
    WILL 18 Feb 1718  Surry County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Nicholas Smith Will Feb 18 1718 probated Nov 18 1719 B7 p 227
    Documented in "Southside Virginia Families" by John Boddie

    He is found in the Surry Co VA records in March 1679 as a witness to a deed from Richard Blow to Nicholas Sessums (Nicholas Smith had a sister who married a Sessums, first names not known to me); in July 1680, Nicholas Smith witnessed a transfer of land from John Smith and his wife, Mary Smith to Thomas Barrows. In May 1682, Nicholas Smith witnessed a deed from John and Mary Smith to Thomas Mathas.
    http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=jmljr&id=I13318&style=TABLE 
    Died After 18 Feb 1719  Surry County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Land Deed 20 Feb 1719  Surry County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    To Nicholas Smith, 100 acres on the north side of the Meherrin River, Feb. 20, 1719.p.459.
    Virginia Land Patents Book 10, p 458-459
    son of Nicholas Sr? 
    Website Link Josiah Smith and Elizabeth Collier 
    Headstones  Submit headstone photo 
    Person ID I24751  Smith Smyth Schmidt Smythe Smitt
    Branches/DNA
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    Smith DNA GRP-R-M269-32  Smith Branch: Nicholas Smith b 1657 m E Flood 2. William 3 Josiah 4, Miles( ), Smith Branch: Nicholas Smith b 1657 m E Flood 2. William 3 Josiah 4, Isaac (Kit# 2358****/ ), Smith Branch: Lawrence Smith b 1687 VA m Jane Mary Regan (Kit# 1344****/ ), Smith Branch: Marcellus Smith b 1859 NC m Annie Lee Cooper (Kit# 3061****/ ), Smith Branch: Nicholas Smith b before 1656 VA m Elizabeth Flood (Surry Co VA) (Kit# 6485****/ ), Smith Branch: Nicholas Smith b c 1657 VA m Elizabeth Flood (Kit# 3061****/ ), Smith Branch: Nicholas Smith b 1657 m E Flood 2. William 3 Josiah 4, Isaac (Kit# 6368****/ ), Smith Branch: Nicholas Smith b 1657 m E Flood 2. William 3 Josiah 4, Isaac (Kit# B175****/ ), Smith Branch: Nicholas Smith b 1657 m E Flood 2. William 3 William 4 Herbert (Kit# 4441****/ ), Smith Branch: Nicholas Smith b 1657 VA m E Flood (Kit# 1456****/ ), Smith Branch: Nicholas Smith b before 1656 VA m Elizabeth Flood (Kit# 8514****/ ), Smith Branch: Nicholas Smith m Elizabeth Flood 2 William 3 Josiah (Kit# B612****/ )
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    Last Modified 21 Nov 2018 

    Father Smith 
    Family ID F20956  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth Flood,   b. Surry County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. bef1719, Surry County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • WILL OF NICHOLAS SMITH
      from Surry County, Virginia Wills & Deeds 1715-30
      Book 7, Page 227

      In the Name of God Almighty Amen. I Nichl Smith of Southwark Parish being in perfect health sence and memory thanks be to Almighty God for it but considering the frailly and uncertainty of mans life do make appoint and ordain this to be my Last Will and Testament in manner and form as followeth.

      First and above all I commend my Soul into the hands of Almighty God that gave it me trusting on the merits of blessed Savior Jesus Christ for a full and free pardon of all my sins commited in this frail life and my body to be decently buried at the discretion of my executor hereafter named and for what worldly estate God hath been pleased of his mercy to bestow upon me after all my just debts paid I give and bestow as followeth.

      I give unto my son, Nichl Smith, five schillings and what he owes to me.

      I give unto my son, John Smith, fifty acres of land as it is marked out by me upon the head of the Cross Swamp where he first built being more or less to him and his heirs forever.

      I give unto my son Lawrence Smith my horse bridle and sadle.

      I give unto my son William Smith my plantation and land belonging to it whereon I now live with all houses, orchards, as it now lies to him and his heirs male lawfully begotton of his body and if it shall be that he die and leave no heir male of his body then my will is that my grandson Arthur Smith the son of my son John Smith shall possess my plantation and his heirs forever.

      I give unto my daughter Mary my feather bed and bolster and my bed cloathes belonging to it.

      I appoint my son William Smith my Executor of this my Last Will and Testament avoaking all others made by me. As Witnesses my hand & seal this 18th day of February 1718/19.

      /s/Nichl Smith SEAL

      Signed Sealed and Acknowledged to be his Will & Desire in presence of us:
      Zacharia Madderra, John Deberry, Pricilia X Madderra

      At court held at Southward for the County of Surry November 18, 1719. the above mentioned Will of Nichl Smith deced was presented in court by Wm Smith Extr thereof who made oath thereto and being proved by the oaths of Zacharia Maddera and John Deberry Witnesses thereto the same was ordered to be recorded and is recorded by John Allen, Ct. Cur.
    Children 
    +1. Nicholas Smith,   b. c 1682, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Feb 1730, Westmoreland County,Virginia,USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 48 years)
    +2. John Smith,   b. 1685, Albemarle Parish, Surry Co, VA Find all individuals with events at this location
    +3. Lawrence Smith,   b. 1687, Surry County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1748, Isle of Wight Co,VA,USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years)
     4. Mary Smith,   b. c 1694
    +5. William Smith,   b. 1695, Surry County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1750, Surry County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years)
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    Descendant of Nicholas Smith b bef 1656 VA d after 1719 Surry Co VA m Elizabeth Flood
    Last Modified 21 Nov 2018 
    Family ID F8997  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Bef 1656 - Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLand Deed - Nicholas Smith witnessed a deed from Richard Blow to Nicholas Sessums B2-p250 Surry Records - 2 Mar 1679 - Surry County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLand Deed - Nicholas Smith witnessed transfer of land from John Smith and his wife Mary of Lawne's Creek Point to Thomas Barrow B 2 259 - 6 Jul 1680 - Surry County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLand Deed - Nicholas Smith witnessed a transfer of land from John Smith and Mary Smith his wife to Thomas Mathas B 2 p 313 - 5 Jul 1682 - Surry County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsInventory - WILLIAM COLLINS estate appraisal presented by NICHOLAS SMITH, by WILLIAM SMITH,ROBERT KING, JOHN WESTON. Dated Oct. 21, 1687 Recorded 1687. Will Book B, pt. 2. - 21 Oct 1687 - Isle of Wight Co,VA,USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLand Deed - 5 JAn 1691 Francis Regon, son of Daniel Regan decd to William Gray...50 acres on said Regan's line and adjoining the Glebe's line and Sosbey's line. Land was granted to Mr. William Thompsonand sold by him to Daniel Regan who left it in his will to Francis Regan.WIT. Nicholas Smith, George Foster, and Thomas Smith. - 5 Jan 1691 - Surry County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLand Deed - John Regan of New Kent County appoints his brother, Francis Regan, as his attorney to acknowledge the sale of land to Mr. William Gray.Wit Nicholas Smith and Rebeck Bollifort. - 1697 - Surry County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLand Deed - John Regan, son of DAniel Regan, to Mr. William Gray for 950 pounds of tobacco ...80 acres ( 30 acres bought from my brother Francis Regan, and 50 acres left me by my father in his will) adjoining John Gosby and the Glebe . Wit. Nicholas Smith and Elizabeth Smith - 30 Jul 1697 - Surry County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsWILL - Nicholas Smith Will Feb 18 1718 probated Nov 18 1719 B7 p 227 Documented in "Southside Virginia Families" by John Boddie He is found in the Surry Co VA records in March 1679 as a witness to a deed from Richard Blow to Nicholas Sessums (Nicholas Smith had a sister who married a Sessums, first names not known to me); in July 1680, Nicholas Smith witnessed a transfer of land from John Smith and his wife, Mary Smith to Thomas Barrows. In May 1682, Nicholas Smith witnessed a deed from John and Mary Smith to Thomas Mathas. http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=jmljr&id=I13318&style=TABLE - 18 Feb 1718 - Surry County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - After 18 Feb 1719 - Surry County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLand Deed - To Nicholas Smith, 100 acres on the north side of the Meherrin River, Feb. 20, 1719.p.459. Virginia Land Patents Book 10, p 458-459 son of Nicholas Sr? - 20 Feb 1719 - Surry County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Documents
    Smith Surry VA Wills- Nicholas, Josiah, William
    Smith Surry VA Wills- Nicholas, Josiah, William
    Nicholas Smith m Mary Flood
    Nicholas Smith m Mary Flood
    Nicholas Smith Family-Southside Virginia Families Vol 1
    Nicholas Smith Family-Southside Virginia Families Vol 1