We are not related...I am a genealogical researcher in central Ohio. I saw your genforum post and have been challenging my skills with it today. Here is some good info that should get you started. I wish you all luck in your research...as there is nothing as interesting or addictive as telling these family stories! Please copy and paste link below to see some answers to your querie. Also ,you will see another person's email who is researching your SMITH family.