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Robert Smith
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Birth: Feb. 20, 1760, Ireland
Death: Jun. 19, 1853
Butts County
Georgia, USA

Bio info is from a file contributed for use in USGenWeb Archives on September 1, 2007 by author, Nita Gosa Howell.


Huey's sons were: William Smith, Robert Smith, and David A Smith. As adults, William moved to Chambers County, AL; Robert relocated to Butts County, GA and David remained in Fairfield County, SC.

ROBERT SMITH, born 20 Feb 1760 in Ballymena, Antrim Ireland , was 25 years old when he married Ferguson Wilson, who had also immigrated to SC from Ireland with her parents in 1767.

Robert was awarded a land grant in Butts County, GA for his service in the Revolutionary War. In 1828, he and Ferguson, along with their brood of 12 children, settled in Cork, GA in Butts County, near the Monroe County line.
Robert died on 19 June 1853 and is buried on the grounds of his old home place at 149 Cork Road, Butts County, GA.
Family links: 
  Ferguson Wilson Smith (1767 - 1867)
  Elizabeth Smith Torbet (1789 - 1859)*
  Robert Wilson Smith (1794 - 1870)*
  Mary Smith Maples (1798 - 1888)*
*Calculated relationship
Smith Family Cemetery
Butts County
Georgia, USA
Created by: D. Bagwell
Record added: Jul 26, 2010
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