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Descendants of John Smith of Halifax County, North Carolina

 

JOHN SMITH (WILLIAM1) m. SARAH. Children: JOHN SMITH, b. 1775
*Note: John Smith, Sr. was in Halifax Co., NC in 1798, as he bought 95 acres of land from Solomon Turner, for 95 
pounds on Dec. 5, 1798, and this deed was registered on March 14, 1799. Halifax County Deed book 18 page 395. Ralph 
Alsobrooks of Chesterfield County, SC was made lawful attorney to sell this land all heirs had come of age, on Oct. 9,
1821, Anson county, NC, Ded Book T Page 335-336, all heirs were named. Halifax Co., NC. Deed Vol. 27 page 57 the 
same recording as in Anson Co, NC, and further Ralph Alsobrooks sells the 95 acres of land to Penelope Joyner on Dec.1, 1821, for the sum of $375.00. I have copies of these deeds from Anson Co. and Halifax Co., NC. Fereby Smith, widow ofohn Smith was in the 1820 Anson Co. Census as the wife of Henry Rogers.

2. JOHN SMITH, b. 1775, Halifax County,NC; d.1805, Anson Co., NC - (Now Union County); m. Phereby Turner,
daughter of Solomon Turner and Judith Merritt) b. abt. 1770 in Halifax County, NC. (Formed 1758 from Edgecombe
County) d. between 1821-1830. 
*Children: 1. Nancy, b. 1798 d 1816-1892; 2. JOHN M, b. Oct. 10, 1800, d. 1862; 3. Phereby T, b. 1801, Anson Co.,
NC (Now Union County), d. Aug. 09, 1858, Union Co, NC; 4. Elizabeth, b. 1803, Anson Co, NC (Now Union Co) d. 1870,
Union Co., NC; 

3.JOHN M. SMITH b. Oct.. 10, 1800 d. 1862. m. (est. 1819-1847) Rebecca Huntley b. Feb. 01, 1806, d. March 1887,
Buried: Smith Family Cem. 
*Children: l. Sarah Ann, b. 1825, d. 1863-1920) Union Co., NC; 2. Robert H, b. 1827 d. 1903; Elizabeth R, b. 1830 d.
1902; 3. Calvin Rushing, b. 1832 d. 1919; 4. Laura Emaline, b. 1835 d. 1912; 5. WILLIAM P, b. Jan. 15, 1837 in Monroe,
NC; 6. Elizar M, b. 1841, d. est. 1842-1935 in Union Co., NC; 7. Mary D, b. 1844 d. 1896; 8. Louisa Haseltine, b. 1847 d.
1914; 9. John Franklin, b.1850 d. 1926

4. WILLIAM P. SMITH b. Jan. 15, 1837 in Monroe, NC, d. June 06, 1928 in Union Co., NC, Buried Bonds Grove Meth Ch.
Cem. m. Lisa An (Eliza) Horn (Horne) b. Oct. 24, 1840 in Monroe, NC; children: PEARL ARMFIELD

5. PEARL ARMFIELD SMITH b. May 14, 1880 in Monroe, NC, d. July 12, 1962 in Union Co, NC. Buried Bonds Grove
Meth. Ch. Cem m. Mary Alice Price b. July 21, 1879 in Chester, SC; m. 1895-1927; d. Dec. 25, 1969 in Union Co, NC
Buried: Bonds Grove Meth. Ch. Cem.
*Children: 1. Lonnie W. b. Dec. 31, 1904 in Waxhaw, NC; d. Feb. 20, 1920 in Union Co, NC; 2. Samuel Washington
b. March 13, 1907 in Waxhaw, NC; 3. SANFORD (TINY) SMITH b. March 13, 1907 in Union Co. d. Sept. 04, 1979 in New London, NC; 4. Maggie (Margie) b. Sept. 01, 1909 in Waxhaw, NC; Pearl A (Major), Jr., b. May 01, 1911 (Lived in Arnold, MD) d. 1899-1988; 5. Woodrow, b. Nov. 09, 1912 in Waxhaw, NC, d. Nov. 28, 1912 in Union Co., NC; 6. Clarence, b. April 26, 1914 in Waxhaw, NC; 7. Lawrence, b. April 26, 1914 in Waxhaw, NC; 8. Lelia, May b. June 24, 1916 in Waxhaw, NC. d. June 19, 1917 in Union Co., NC; 9. Helen Ruth, b. Mary 21, 1918 in Waxhaw, NC, d. 1988-1882; 10. Richard McCain, b June 01, 1920 in Waxhaw, NC

6. SANFORD (TINY) SMITH, SR., b. March 13, 1907 in Union Co., d. Sept. 04, 1979 in New London, NC, m. Bessie Mae Allmon, b. Dec. 27, 1905 in Mecklenburg Co., NC m. April 02, 1927 in Lancaster, SC, d. March 14, 1996
*Children: 1. Sanford, Jr., b. Feb. 18, 1928; 2. RACHEL MAE, b. Jan. 11, 1932 in Union County, NC; 3. Thomas
Franklin, b. April 24, 1934 in Waxhaw, NC, d. Dec. 25, 1959 in Gastonia, NC

7. RACHEL MAE SMITH, b. Jan. 11, 1932 in Union County, NC; m. Dewey Dee Palmer: b. Jan. 04, 1928 in Winston Co.,
MS, m. March 04, 1955 in Chesterfield Co., SC