For those who might be interested in the parents of Lemuel Smith, b. Dec 1799, Stokes Co., NC., they are John William Smith Sr., b. 1775, Surry Co., NC., and d. Aug 4, 1821, Lincoln Co., Tn. and Frances Halbert, b. ca. 1778, Stokes Co., NC., and d. ca. 1884, Lincoln Co., Tn.Her parents were Joel Halbert Jr., b.ca. 1741, Caroline Co., Va., and d.Nov 10, 1818, Lincoln Co., Tn. and Martha Williams, b. ca. 1749, Caroline Co,. Va., and d. ca. 1783, Stokes Co., NC.Joel's parents were Joel Halbert Sr., b. ca. 1712, Essex Co., Va., and d. after 1750, Essex Co., Va. and Frances Jones, b. ca. 1708, Va., and d. after 1750, Va.I have over 300 typed pages on the descendants of John William Smith and Frances Halbert.If anyone is interested in this information please contact me at: firstname.lastname@example.org.