Columbia Chapter, SCGS
Columbia, Richland County, South Carolina



SOUTH CAROLINA FAMILIES
The Smiths

The Smiths of Newberry County, S.C.

1828. Petition of Christian Henry Schmidt. Native of Wurtinburg. Born near Stalgard. Been in U.S. since 1818 and in S.C. since 1820. Petition for citizenship.



The Smiths of Orangeburg County, S.C. and Vicinity

Michael and Ann Mary Smith. Child:

Ann Margaret Smith b. 7 Sep. 1753

William Smith md. 1741 Abigail Shannon.

Source: Records of the Rev. John Giessendanner as published in the History of Orangeburg County

Edward Smith, otherwise Edward Williams. John Williams dec'd. resided on Poke Swamp, St. George's. Estate vested in Ann Smith, otherwise called Ann Williams.

Source: Statutes at Large S.C. Vol. 6 p. 430.

Resided near Four Holes Swamp, Polk Spring.

Anna Maria Wedel (Wedelin). Arrived on the Cunliffe 19 Sep. 1752. Left her native land, Dossenheim, Germany, in 1752 at the age of 32. She was baptised 1720 in her father's church in the adjoining village of Handschuhsheim (Reformed). Md. Georg Andreas Schmidt, of Wieblingen, a village just west of Heidelberg. Her mother, Eva Catharine Albrecht was Lutheran, a member of church at Schriesheim. Anna Maria Wedelin, widow, md. 24 Apr. 1753 Bernard Zeigler.

Georg Andreas Schmidt b. 26 Aug. 1745, Dossenheim d. 24 Dec. 1802 probably md. Mary Hungerpiller b. 1747. Mary E. Smith wife of George Smith d. 24 Dec. 1806. He was a Tory. Children:

1. Jacob Smith b. ca. 1771 md. Margaret Smith b. 1771 d. 1812 md. (2) Elizabeth (Betsy) Shoemaker Smith widow of George Lewis Smith:

a. Jacob Smith, Jr. (by 1st wife) b. 1790 d. 1860

2. George Lewis Smith b. ca. 1775, living 1811 md. Elizabeth (Betsy) Shoemaker b. ca. 1786, living 1850 (dau. of Valentine Shoemaker):

a. Caleb Smith

b.Joshua Smith md. Mary Haden

c.Valentine Smith md. Catherine Dantzler

d. Adam Smith md. _________ Shuler

e.Elizabeth Smith md. _______ Barmer

f.George Lewis Smith 1812-1895 md. Mary Anne Smoak 1828-1894 (dau. of George Smoak)

(1) Magnolia Henrietta 1849-1925 md. (1) Golson (2) Eli Jackson 1848-1929

(2) Napoleon B. 1848-1902

(3) Victoria Smith 1853-1925

(4) George W. Smith 1856-1913 md. 1877 Amanda Way 1859-1917

(5) Wellington Henry 1856-1903 md. 1885 Carrie

(6) Edward Pooser 1866-1936

(7) Cornelia Rachael Smith 1859-1888 md. David Tilley smith 1848-1912

(8) Samuel Johnson Smith 1864-1947 md. Anne Jane Hungerpiller 1871-1954

(9) Annie George Smith 1861-1927 md. George R. Keller 1852-1920

(10) Stonewall Jackson Smith 1869-1914 md. 1895 Edna Caroline Haddock 1875-1961

(11) Alexander G. Smith 1871-1952 md. 1892 Anna Zeigler 1871-1912 md. 1913 Rosa Lee Collier b. 1871

g. Katie Smith md. _____ Keller

h. Martha Smith md. _____ Weeks

i. Anne Smith md. ______ Ulmer

j. Mary Smith md. (1) Zeigler (2) Dantzler (3) Clayton (4) Dority

3. John Smith b. 18 July 1777 d. 9 June 1840 md. 6 Oct. 1801 Susanna Tilley b. 24 Dec. 1777 d. 11 July 1845 (dau. of David Tilley). John Smith was a trustee of Jericho Methodist Church 1815. He is bd. US 176 between Midway and Cameron:

a. Isaac Tilley Smith b. 25 July 1802 d. 17 Oct. 1802

b.George Elias Smith b. 18 Feb. 1804 d. 6 Apr. 1842, age 38 yrs. 1 month md. 12 Dec. 1826 Miss Rachel Connor (dau. of William Connor)

c. David Tilley Smith b. 14 Jan. 1806 d. 10 July 1815

d.James Carson Smith b. 22 Oct. 1808 d. 8 Nov. 1859 md. 17 Apr. 1828 Rebecca Carson (dau. of Robert & Elizabeth Carson)

e. John William Smith b. 26 Jan. 1811 d. 19 Nov. 1865 md. 2 Mar. 1837 Mary Magdaline Houck b. 22 Dec. 1816 d. 26 July 1851 (dau. of Henry & Elizabeth Houck) md. (2) 14 Nov. 1852 Eliza Caroline Celia Houck (dau. of Henry & Elizabeth Houck):

(1) Henry Jessy Smith b. 11 Sep. 1838

& (2) Eliza Caroline b. 7 Sep. 1840 d. 1920, unmd.

(3) Franklin Wesley Smith b. 29 Sep. 1843 d. 1917, unmd.

(4) James Brunson Smith b. 5 Nov. 1844 d. 25 Apr. 1864, unmd.

(5) Robert William b. 31 Mar. 1846 d. 1900, unmd.

(6) David Tilley b. 3 Apr. 1848 d. 1912 md. Cornelia Rachael Smith b. 1859 d. 1888

(7) Elizabeth Susanna b. 8 Jan. 1851 d. 1916 md. Allen Alfred Dantzler b. 1854 d. 1926

f.Mary Catherine Smith b. 29 July 1813 d. 29 Dec. 1819

g. Allen Blackledge Smith b. 16 Dec. 1815 md. 7 July 1836 Miss Catharina Parlor d. 18 Sep. 1836 (dau. of Shadrack & Rebecca Parlor) md. (2) 6 Dec. 1838 Lavicy Funchess (dau. of Daniel and Catharine Funchess)

h. Margaret Elizabeth Smith b. 10 Feb. 1820 d. 11 Sep. 1844 md. 16 Feb. 1837 Jacob Bair.

4.James Smith


Children of Bernard Zeigler and his 1st wife:

Anna Barbara Zeigler b. ca. 1740

Christian Zeigler b. ca. 1744

Children of Bernard Zeigler and Anna Maria:

Ziblilla Zeigler b. 10 Dec. 1753 d. 3 Aug. 1754 bd. plantation of John Friday, Jr.

John Jacob Zeigler b. 23 Sep. 1755. Tory

Hans Casper Zeigler b. 28 Sep. 1757

Eva Catharine Zeigler bapt. 25 Dec. 1759

Leaving at the same time for Carolina:

Anna Barbara Schlepp md. to Georg Wedel. 2 children

Maria Catherin Wedel md. to Heinrich Moll. 3 children

Eva Catherina Wedel md. to Georg Bar. No children

Anna Maria Wedel, widow. 1 child.

Conrad Hugerbeiler md. to Maria Empfinger. 5 children

Anna Eliz. Empfinger md. to Johan Werner. 7 children

John Valentin Herder md. to Anna Eliz. 3 children

Johann Fontius md. to Anna Catherin. 8 children

John Valentine Moll, unmd.

Susanna Oberel md. to Michael Klein

Maria Barbara Scholl, unmd.

Anna Clara Steif, unmd.

Hans Wedel, the Younger, b. Jan. 1670 d. 26 Mar. 1721 md. (1) 11 May 1701 Maria Elizabth Sandel b. 14 Oct. 1671 d. 7 Mar. 1709:

Eva Catharina b. 18 Mar. 1706 md. 10 Feb. 1728 Hans Georg Bar (Bair) b. 25 Sep. 1706, son of Tobias Bar. Emigrated to Carolina 9 May 1752

Johanna b. 15 Jan. 1708 md. Johann Valentine Herder. Emigrated to Carolina 9 May 1752

Hans Wedel md. (2) 17 June 1710 Johanna Sandel (first wife's sister) b. 8 Dec. 1677 d. 18 Dec. 1715:

Maria Barbara b. 24 Nov. 1711 md. Johann Freidrich Korbel

Johannes

Hans Wedel md. (3) 5 Jan. 1717 Eva Catharina Albrecht d. 1 Jan. 1746, dau. of Johann Georg Albrecht.

Anna Maria b. 1720

Source: Heidelberg to Orangeburgh History and Genealogy of the Descendants and Ancestors of Georg A. Smith (b. 1745 d. 1802) Midway Community Amelia Township South Carolina, Frederick A. Smith, Sr., Rt. 1 Box 284B, Elloree, S.C. 29047, 1988

Stephen Smith to S.C. from Georgia in the late 1760's. Lived in Orangeburg Dist. (part which became Barnwell). D. 17 Oct. 1788 md. Martha Newman (dau. of Thomas Newman and Martha Shaw). Children:

1. Sarah Smith md. Thomas Galphin

2. Ann Smith md. (1) Richard Hankinson (2) ______ Lark

3. Eleanor Smith md. Stephen Collins

4. Stephen Smith b. 1776 d. 1840

5. Henrietta Smith md. _______ Robison

6. Elizabeth Smith b. 1786 d. 1788

Source: Files of Theresa M. Hicks



& The Smiths of Pendleton District

1790 Census:

George Smith 14200

Joseph Smith 13200 next to

Rachel Smith 11401

John Smith 12700

Samuel Smith 20700

Joseph Smith 33401

Job Smith, Sr. 10100

Benjamin Smith 12600

David Smith 12300

Job Smith 23500

Samuel Smith 10200

John Smith 21103

Eleazer Smith 12400

John Smith 22400

Edwin Smith 13401

Henry Smith 11000

Robert Smith 23301

Abraham Smith 10200

David Smith 21200

Daniel Smith 33400

Joseph Smith 22300

Mary Smith 22300

1800 Census:

Joseph Smith 21110-20010-00

James Smith 30010-21010-00

Aaron Smith. Revolutionary Soldier. Bounty Grant of 200 acres in Pendleton District.

Old Pendleton District, Simpson:

Benjamin Smith md. Sarah:

Benjamin Savage Smith md. Mary Eliza:

Sarah North Smith md. William Cuttino Smith. He had md. (1) Sarah Elizabeth King.



From the files of Theresa M. Hicks, Professional Genealogist



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