Suggest Edits
 Ardella Smith

Photo added by Anthony Cooper

Ardella Smith

  • Birth 1 Nov 1803 Washington County, Georgia, USA
  • Death 20 Jun 1872 Houston County, Georgia, USA
  • Burial Bonaire, Houston County, Georgia, USA
  • Memorial ID 60500587

Daughter of Nancy Dean and William Smith, Jr.; wife of Needham Smith.

Ardella and Needham were the parents of Louisa Smith Bryan (1821–1839), Harriett Smith Walker (1822–1854), Deborah Ann Smith Roquemore McDonald (1828–1895), Mary Ann Smith Burney (1831–1857), Drupina Smith Feagin (1833–1920), Elizabeth A "Bettie" Smith Fordham (1839–1912) and Martha I "Mattie" Smith Bailey (1845–1929).

Ardella (Ardelia) surrounded herself with family members including her grandchildren as evidenced by 1860 and 1870 census records with young Walkers, Fordhams and Roquemores enumerated in her household.

Census Records

1850: District 11 (Upper), Houston, Georgia
Household: Needham Smith, 53, farmer/land owner with over $8000 in real estate; Ardilla Smith, 47, Mary, 19; Drupina. 17; Elizabeth, 11: Martha, 6; William T Spate, 7; William Alger, 22, farmer; Elizabeth Smith, 42.

1860: District 11, Houston, Georgia
Widowed; household includes daughter Elizabeth, 20, Wes Spait, 17, George Walker, 16, Martha I Smith, 15, and Betsy I Walker, 7. Living near Garrett and Martha Smith and several Speights' families.

1870: Subdivision 167, Houston, Georgia
Farmer with land and personal property. Ardilla's household includes Bettie Fordham, 30, Mattie Smith, 21, Fannie Fordham, 9, Bessie Walker, 17, John Roquemore, 11, Helen Goode, 15, and Ada Mercer, 15. Betty Fordham, Mattie Smith and Bessie Walker all own property.



Family Members

Parents
Spouse

  • Maintained by: PRMc
  • Originally Created by: Anthony Cooper
  • Added: 22 Oct 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 60500587
  • PRMc
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Ardella Smith (1 Nov 1803–20 Jun 1872), Find A Grave Memorial no. 60500587, citing Smith Family Cemetery, Bonaire, Houston County, Georgia, USA ; Maintained by PRMc (contributor 47034704) .