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Robert Smith (b. Abt. 1733, d. Abt. 1798)Robert Smith was born Abt. 1733 in Northern Ireland ?, and died Abt. 1798 in Fleming County, Kentucky.He married Mary J. Huston on date unknown in ?, daughter of William Huston and Mary ?.
Notes for Robert Smith:
Huntingdon, Bedford and Westmoreland Cos. are the same.
Abt 1733-b. in Northern Ireland
Landed in NY and came to PA
Abt 1750-Cumberland Co. Pa.His cabin was one of 21burned by the crown to avert an Indian uprising.Place today is called Burnt Cabins, Fulton Co. PA.
Between 1750-1762-married Mary J. Huston.
1773-Pa. archives-granted 200 acres in Bedford Co. PA (later Westmoreland and Huntingdon Cos.)
1774-1788-Huntingdon Co. PA tax lists.
1790-sold their land in PA.
1719-signed his daughter's marriage bond in Bourbon Co. KY.
Family tradition says he d. July 4, 1798.
July 24, 1798-estate appraised in Fleming Co. KY.
More About Robert Smith and Mary J. Huston:
Marriage: Unknown, ?.
Children of Robert Smith and Mary J. Huston are:
- +Mary Ann (Polly) Smith, b. Abt. 1762, Huntingdon County, Pennsylvania ?, d. Aft. 1832, Fleming County, Kentucky ?.