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James Smith
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Birth: 1757
White Plains
Westchester County
New York, USA
Death: Sep. 11, 1841
Smith Valley
Schuyler County
New York, USA

Died aged 84 yrs 4 mo 11 days.

Son of Rev. Dr. William Hooker Smith, Revolutionary War Surgeon and Presbyterian minister, and Sarah (Brown/Browne) Smith.

James served in the Revolutionary War out of Forty Fort just after the massacre at the Battle of Wyoming.

He married Deborah Reynolds who died near Wilkes-Barre, PA. Their children were born at Laceyville, Wyoming Co. PA.

About 1800 he and 3 sons went to Schuyler Co. NY and cleared a spot on Cayuta Lake in the Town of Catherine. He later bought a farm 2 miles north of Cayuta Lake and built a house still standing in 1936. The valley is still known as Smith Valley.

James' second wife was Ruth Hoffman.
Family links: 
  William Hooker Smith (1725 - 1815)
  Sarah Brown Browne Smith (1725 - 1778)
  Deborah Reynolds Smith
  Ruth Hoffman Smith (1780 - 1853)
  William D. Smith (1784 - 1866)*
  Ann Smith White (1784 - 1882)*
  Hooker Smith (1785 - 1874)*
  Abigail Smith Morris (1799 - ____)*
  James Smith (1757 - 1841)
  William Smith (1762 - 1854)*
  Susanna Smith Gay (1782 - 1829)**
*Calculated relationship
84yrs 4mo 11 days
McIntyre Settlement Cemetery
Schuyler County
New York, USA
Created by: Kathy S.
Record added: Nov 25, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 62157658
James Smith
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James Smith
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James Smith
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I leave this flag in honor of a true hero of the USA... an ancestor of whom to be very proud... wish he were mine.
- Inez Janess
 Added: Sep. 16, 2014

 Added: May. 22, 2012
my 4th Gt Grandfather,Thank you for the house in Laceyville,Penna., its still standing..
- Linda Crawford
 Added: Jul. 22, 2011
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