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James Smith (b. Abt. 1700, d. 1745)James Smith was born Abt. 1700 in England, and died 1745 in Cravens County, North Carolina.He married Martha.
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Will of James Smith:
Will dated March 27, 1745
Filed, April 8, 1745 before Judge Gab Johnston, Craven County, North Carolina.
To son James, my negro boy Abel. To daughter Martha Foster, my negro boy Toney. To daughter Mary Smith, my negro girl Nan. To my wife Martha, use of negro women Violet and negro man Cuffe during her widowhood, and then to my son Thomas. To daughter Martha, the wife of William Sheppard Foster, 50 pounds. To my wife the use of the plantation joining Willson and then to my son John. To som James, the remaining part of my land joining my brother Thomas Smith. Other legacies.
Exec: wife Martha Smith, son James Smith and William Brice.
Witnesses: Thomas Smith, Benjamin Sanderson, and John Snead.
Further ancestry of James Smith is not known.
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Record Change: September 16, 2003
Children of James Smith and Martha are:
- +James II Smith, b. Abt. 1735, d. Abt. 1799, Wilkes County, Georgia.