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Tobias Smyth & Mary McDonald

Tobias Smyth, 3rd son of Hans Jurgen  & Maria (Stalcop) Smidt , b. 16 Mar 1725, New Castle, New Castle Co., DE; d. Nov 1781, age 56, Washington Co., VA; m. 1748 to Mary McDonald , daughter of Bryan  & Catherine (Robinson) McDonald , b. 19 Jan 1730, Augusta Co., VA; d. 1808, age 78, Washington Co., VA.

Tobias  once was a hatter and owned a plantation in the Greenfield-Amsterdam community in New Castle , Delaware .

Court minutes on motion of Mary Smith  and Jonas Smith  states that administration was granted them on the Estate of Tobias Smith , deceased, giving Bond and Security.  Whereupon they, together with James Dysart  and Edward Smith , their securities entered into and acknowledged their bond in the sum of 500 pounds Specie for the faithful administration of said decedents Estate.

Tobias  & Mary (McDonald) Smyth  had eight (8) children[i]:

1.       Jonas Smith , b. 1750; d. 1839; m 1st to Annabelle Bates ; m 2nd to Mary Kincannon .  
2.      
George Smyth Sr ., b. 1754; d. 1809; m 1st to Rebecca Unknown ; m 2nd Sarah Catherine Huffaker  
3.      
Catherine Smyth , b. 1756; d. 1841; m to Elisha McNew .  
4.      
Mary Elizabeth Smyth , b. 1757; d. 1846; m to Ezekiel Kelly .  
5.      
John Smyth , b. 1759; d. as a young man.  
6.      
Mary Smyth , b. 1760  
7.      
Edward ‘Edmon’ Smyth , b. 1762; d. 1852; m to Hannah Crabtree  
8.      
Rebecca Smyth , b. 1775; d. 1864; m to Job Crabtree  Sr .  


[i] rkillett@bigfoot.com