SMITH

Leads as to the identity of Nancy V. Smith, wife of John W. Green

 Information on this page from Windows Into Our Past, A Genealogy of the Parsons, Smith and Associated Families, Vol. 1 ©1996, Judy Parsons Smith

Milford "Bay" Smith

Milford “ Bay ” Smith, m. “ Judy ” Minter.  It is said that Bay Smith lost all of his slaves during the Civil War[i].  They had children:

a.  Roxie, m. John W. Green .

b.  Lettie, b. 1903; m. ______ Carroll .

W. "Lazy Bill" C. Smith

W. “Lazy Bill ” C. Smith m. E_______  (unknown ).  They had a daughter:

1.  Nancy V. Smith , b. Lee County , VA

Nancy V. Smith

1.  Nancy V. Smith, daughter of W.C. & E. Smith, b. Lee County, VA; m. 1st- 15 Jul 1887 John Wallace Green, son of Jehu & Elizabeth (Harber) Green, b. 1867, Cedar Hill, Lee County, VA;; d. 7 Jan 1937, Pennington Gap, Lee County, VA.

Children of John & Nancy (Smith) Green:

 I.    Emmett , b. c. 1889; d. 3 Feb 1957; m. 19 Apr 1918, Mamie H. Wheeler .

II.   Estell, b. 4 Jan 1890; unmarried.

III.  Ada Elen, b. 30 Apr 1900; d. 12 Apr 1984, Pennington Gap, Lee County, VA; m. McKinney Stapleton.  SEE GREEN & STAPLETON

IV.   Mossie Elizabeth , 8 mar 1894; d. 12 Jan 1959; unmarried.

V.    Claude , b. c. 1896; d. as a young man.

John Wallace Green

John Wallace Green, son of Jehu & Elizabeth (Harber) Green m.2nd- 7 Nov 1914 to Roxie Smith , daughter of Milford & “ Judy ” (Minter) Smith,  Roxie Smith and Nancy V. Smith were cousins.


SMITH

This family related to the Garton Family[ii]

James Monroe Smith

James Monroe Smith

James Monroe Smith, b. 1865, Ashe County, North Carolina; d. 1956 of cancer, Piney Creek, North Carolina; m. bef. 1897, North Carolina to Mollie Cole, b. 1864, Ashe County, North

 Carolina; d. Sept 1950, Jennings Ordinary, Nottoway County, VA.  James Monroe m2nd- ________.  James & Mollie Smith had (7) seven children:

1.  Eugene Nelson , b. 15 Sept 1897, Ashe County , North Carolina ; m. Betty Lee Andrews .  SEE ANDREWS
2.  Lester m. Ada ____.
3.  Hattie , never married.
4.  Verna married (unknown
).
5.  Leisie m. ____ Smith
6.  Mattie m. Rex Cox .
7.  Bessie m. _____ Woodie.

Eugene N. & Betty ( Andrews ) Smith

Eugene Nelson Smith

1.  Eugene Nelson Smith, son of James & Mollie (Cole) Smith , b. 15 Sep 1897, Ashe County, North Carolina; d. 2 Nov 1964, (heart attack) Richmond, VA; m. 7 Apr 1920, by Rev. Cep Block in Sparta, Alleghany County, North Carolina to Betty Lee Andrews , daughter of Horton & Rhoda (Paisley)  Andrews , b. 7 Mar 1900, Ashe County, North Carolina; d. 12 Mar 1986, Westminster, Maryland.  Eugene & Betty ( Andrews ) Smith  had (3) three children:

1.1.  Robert, b. 1922, Ashe County, North Carolina; d. 1929, Nottoway County, VA, due to an accidental shooting.  He is buried in the Burkesville Cemetery near Jennings Ordinary, Nottoway Co., Virgina.
1.2.   Ralph Lester , b. 8 Jul 1923, Crumpler, Ashe County , North Carolina ; m. Renza Louise Garton .  SEE GARTON
1.3.  Mary Terry ,  b. 12 May 1928, Jennings Ordinary, Nottoway County , Virginia ; m. Robert Jones .  Robert & Mary Jones had (3) three children[iii]:

1.3.1.  Ronald Eugene , b. 18 Feb 1951, Baltimore , Maryland .
1.3.2.  Larry James , b.
 7 Fev 1953, Baltimore , Maryland .
1.3.3.  Timothy Lee , b. 18 Feb 1958, Baltimore , Maryland .

Lester Smith

2.  Lester Smith , son of James Monroe & Mollie ( Cole ) Smith, m. Ada ____.  They lived in Miriman , Virginia (near Roanoke , VA ).  Lester & Ada (unknown ) Smith had three (3) sons:

2.1.  Wayne Smith
2.2.  John Smith
2.3.  daughter, name unknown
.

Hattie Smith

3.   Hattie Smith , daughter of James Monroe & Mollie ( Cole ) Smith; never married.  Hattie Smith had a daughter:

3.1.  Juanita Smith

Verna Smith

4.  Verna Smith , daughter of James Monroe & Mollie ( Cole ) Smith, married (unknown ).  She lived and died in Roanoke , Virginia .

Leisie Smith

5.  Leisie Smith , daughter of James Monroe & Mollie ( Cole ) Smith, m. ____ Smith ; d. of asthma.  Leisie (Smith) & _____ Smith had three (3) children:

5.1.  boy
5.2.  boy
5.3.  girl

Mattie Smith

6.  Mattie Smith , daughter of James Monroe & Mollie ( Cole ) Smith, m. Rex Cox .  They resided in Vinton , Virginia .  She was still living in 1986.

Bessie Smith

7.  Bessie Smith, daughter of James Monroe & Mollie ( Cole ) Smith, d. North Carolina , buried Mt. Zion Cemetery , North Carolina ; m. _____ Woodie.  They resided in Piney Creek , North Carolina .

Ralph L. Smith , 1943

Ralph Lester Smith

1.2.  Ralph Lester Smith, son of Eugene & Betty (Andrews) Smith , b. 8 Jul 1923, Crumpler, Ashe County, North Carolina; d. 14 Aug 1968, (Muliple Sclerosis), Richmond, Virginia; buried Dale Memorial Park, Chesterfield County, Virginia; m. 25 Feb 1944, by A. B. Montgomery, minister Presbyterian Church, Chesterfield County, Virginia to Renza Louise Garton, daughter of Renza & Violet (Atkins) Garton, b. 4 May 1924, Richmond, VA.

  Ralph Smith served during World War II.  His service included the Battle of the Bulge.  He was a driver for Trailways

  Ralph & Louise (Garton)  Smith had (2) two children:

1.2.1.  Michael "Mike" Wade , b. 20 Jan 1953, Richmond , Virginia ; m. Susan Elaine Kahn .  SEE KAHN
1.2.2.  Dean Powell , b. 23 Dec 1957, Richmond , Virginia ; m. Judy Lynne Parsons .  SEE PARSONS.

Mary Terry Smith

1.3.  Mary Terry Smith, daughter of Eugene Nelson & Betty Lee (Andrews) Smith, b. 12 May 1928, Jennings Ordinary, Nottoway County, Virginia; m. 28 Feb 1947, Richmond, Virginia to Robert Jones, b. 20 Mar 1925; d. Aug 1995, Baltimore, Maryland.  Robert & Mary Jones had (3) three children:

1.3.1.  Ronald Eugene , b. 18 Feb 1951, Baltimore , Maryland .
1.3.2.  Larry James , b.
 7 Feb 1953, Baltimore , Maryland .
1.3.3.  Timothy Lee , b. 18 Feb 1958, Baltimore , Maryland .

Michael "Mike" Wade Smith

Mike , Susan ( Kahn ) and Melissa Smith

1.2.1.  Michael "Mike" Wade Smith, son of Ralph & Louise (Garton)  Smith, b. 20 Jan 1953, Richmond, Virginia; m. 24 May 1975, Branch's Baptist Church, Richmond, Virginia to Susan Elaine Kahn , daughter of Louis & Mary Kahn, b. 4 Jun 1953.  Mike & Susan Smith had (2) two children:

1.2.1.1.  Aaron Michael , b. 13 Aug 1981, Lynchburg , Virginia ; d. 26 Jun 1986, (Luekemia) Duke Hospital , Winston-Salem , North Carolina .
1.2.1.2.  Melissa Anne , b. 30 Dec 1988, Lynchburg , Virginia .

Dean & Judy (Parsons) Smith

Dean Powell Smith 

1.2.2.  Dean Powell Smith, son of Ralph & Louise (Garton)  Smith b. 23 Dec 1957, Richmond, Virginia; m. 14 Sep 1991, Clover Hill Baptist Church, Chesterfield County, Virginia to Judy Lynne Parsons, daughter of Larry & Dorothy (Stapleton) Parsons , b. 16 Sep 1963, Lee County, Virginia.

Dean Smith worked as an auto mechanic for over 10 years before changing careers.  He has worked as an Electronics Technician for Avcom of Virginia for 11 years, before joining White Oak Semiconductor in March 1997.  

Dean & Judy (Parsons) Smith had (3) three children:

*1.2.2.1.  John Walter , b. 8 Jul 1987, Henrico County , Virginia .
*
1.2.2.2.  Danielle Leigh , b. 7 Feb 1989, Henrico County , Virginia
1.2.2.3.  Sean Patrick Smith, son of Dean & Judy (Parsons) Smith, b. 15 Oct 1992, Henrico County , Virginia .  

Marriage  Certificate  - Dean and Judy ( Sloan ) Smith

*$ Dean Powell Smith adopted John Walter and Danielle Leigh on 5 Jun 1995, Chesterfield County , Virginia , at that time their names were changed to John Walter Smith and Danielle Leigh Smith .

Ronald Eugene Jones

1.3.1.  Ronald Eugene Jones, son of Robert & Mary (Smith) Jones, b. 18 Feb 1951, Baltimore, Maryland; m. Westminster, Maryland to Bettie Burrier.  Ronald & Bettie (Burrier) Smith had two (2) children:

1.3.1.  Mary Louise , b. 25 Nov 1979, Carroll County , Maryland .
1.3.2.  Robert Daniel , b. 20 Jan 1983, Balto County , Maryland .

Larry James Jones

1.3.2.  Larry James Jones ,  son of Robert & Mary (Smith) Jones, b. 7 Feb 1953, Baltimore , Maryland ; m. Westminster , Maryland to Kathy Lang .  Larry & Kathy (Lang) Jones had two (2) children:

1.3.2.1.  Brian James, b.  12 Dec 1983, Carroll County, Maryland.
1.3.2.2.  Stacy Lynn, b. 29 Sept 1987, Carroll County, Maryland.

Timothy Lee Jones

1.3.3.  Timothy Lee Jones,  son of Robert & Mary (Smith) Jones, b. 18 Feb 1958, Baltimore, Maryland; m. Westminster, Maryland to Beverly Ann Meeks.  Timothy & Beverly (Meeks) Jones had two (2) children

1.3.3.1.  Gregory Allen, b. 5 Jun 1982, Carroll County, Maryland.
1.3.3.2.  David Alexander, b. 26 Oct, 1984, Balto County, Maryland.

John Walter Smith

John Walter Smith

*1.2.2.1.  John Walter Smith, son of Dean & Judy (Parsons) Smith, b. 8 Jul 1987, Henrico County, Virginia.  Adopted by Dean Powell Smith on 5 Jun 1995, Chesterfield, VA.  Walter was named for his Great-grandfather, John Walter Stapleton . Dedicated on 4 Jun 1989 at Swift Creek Baptist Church, Chesterfield, Virginia.  Dedication performed by Pastor John Marks.  Baptized January 1994 at Swift Creek Baptist Church, Chesterfield County, Virginia by Pastor Phillip Hunt.

Danielle Leigh Smith

Danielle Leigh Smith

*1.2.2.2.  Danielle Leigh Smith, daughter of Dean & Judy (Parsons) Smith, b. 7 Feb 1989, Henrico County, Virginia. Adopted by Dean Powell Smith on 5 Jun 1995, Chesterfield Co., VA..  Dedicated 4 Jun 1989, Swift Creek Baptist Church, Chesterfield, Virginia.  Dedication performed by Pastor John Marks.  Danielle was Baptized 1997 at Clover Hill Baptist Church, Chesterfield, Virginia by Rev. Calvin Eaves.

Sean Patrick Smith

Sean Patrick Smith

1.2.2.3.  Sean Patrick Smith, son of Dean & Judy (Parsons) Smith, b. 15 Oct 1992, Henrico County, Virginia.  Dedicated on 28 Nov 1993 at Swift Creek Baptist Church.  Dedication performed by Pastor Phillip Hunt.

 

 

 

 


[i] Information provided by Ardath Jo Green.
[ii]
Information provided by Louise G. Smith and Mary (Smith) Jones
[iii]
Information provided by Mary (Smith) Jones.