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SMITH, Jeremiah

Male 1790 - 1854  (63 years)


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  • Name SMITH, Jeremiah  [1
    Born 9 Sep 1790  Claverack, Columbia County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    • 6 Aug 1779 according to emailed notes of Irving O’Leary
    Gender Male 
    Census Details for 1820 Census, Davenport, Delaware Co., New York:
    pg. 2 line #76
    Jeremiah Smith, Jr. males 1(26-45) females 1(16-26)

    Details for 1830 Census, Sempronius, Cayuga Co., New York:
    (Moravia broke off of Sempronius to become a town in 1833)
    pg. 327 line #26
    Jeremiah Smith, males 3(5-10) 1(30-40) females 3(-5) 1(20-30)
    pg.331 line #24
    Jeremiah Smith, males 3(5-10) 1(30-40) females 3(-5) 1(20-30)

    Details for 1840 Census, Moravia Twp, Cayuga Co., New York:
    Jeremiah Smith, males 1(-5) 1(5-10) 1(40-50) females 1(-5) 2(10-15) 1(30-40)

    Details for 1850 Census, Division 10, Berrien Co., Michigan:
    Sept. 4 Ancestry pg. 266
    2057/2087
    Smith, Jeremiah 60 farmer b. NY
    Smith, Hannah 49 b.NY
    Smith, Alfred 14 b.NY
    Smith, Genette 12 b.NY
    Smith, Ruth A. 10 b.NY 
    Census 1820  Davenport, Delaware County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1830  Moravia, Cayuga County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1840  Moravia, Cayuga County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1850  Division 10, Berrien County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location 
    COUR INSOLVENCIES
    (Insolvent Debtors)
    Affidavits & Oaths
    Filing Name of Debtor Execution by suit of
    1829 Jul 4 Jeremiah Smith Jacob Butts
    (Delaware County, NY - Genealogy and History Site, Copy submitted by Shirley Houck, electronic file by Joyce Riedinger <http://www.rootsweb.com/~nydelawa/shouck2.html>)

    Originial document transcribed as written by Kelly O’leary, and e-mailed to researcher by Bonnie Hartmann March 28, 2003:
    I, Jeremiah Smith, do solemnly swear that I have been confined in the custody of the Sheriff of said County for more than thirty days last part on an Execution is in favour of Jacob Butts for Eleven Dollars and Thirty five cents. Including Damages and costs--Judgement obtained before letto Goodrich Esq a Justice of the Peace in aforesaid county. Issued 3rd day of January 1829. Renewed May 13th 1829 and that I have a family in this state which provide for and not being a freeholder at the time of rendering. Judgement in this suit.
    Sworn & Subscribed before ?
    July 4th 1829.
    Crawford B. Sheldon J. Peana Jeremiah J. Smith (his mark)

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    LDS film #0832842, page 50, book of rules 1831-1840:
    Jeremiah Smith, defendant
    Daniel Smith, plaintiff
    April 9, 1833
    On filing a declaration in this cause, and on motion of ??? attorney for plaintiff ordered that the defendant in this cause plead to said declaration within twenty days after service of a copy thereof and notice. notice of the rule or judgement. 
    Died 12 May 1854  Berrien County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • according to headstone picture found online at Berrien County GenWeb site
    Buried Hagar, Berrien County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • Curtis Cemetery
    Person ID I2173  Shepard and John Tree
    Last Modified 26 Sep 2015 

    Father SMITH, Jeremiah Peter,   b. 1756,   d. 29 Jan 1838, Davenport, Delaware County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Mother HERDER, Sophya,   d. Aft 1848, Davenport, Delaware County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 6 Oct 1785  Columbia County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6
    Family ID F1843  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family HOUGHTALING, Hannah,   b. 2 Sep 1802, Delaware County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Dec 1858, Berrien County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years) 
    Married 11 Nov 1819  New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Children 
     1. SMITH, Henry,   b. 18 Mar 1821,   d. 22 Jul 1888  (Age 67 years)
     2. SMITH, Abram,   b. 6 Sep 1822,   d. Aft 1880  (Age > 59 years)
     3. SMITH, Michael,   b. 27 May 1826, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1880  (Age > 55 years)
     4. SMITH, Sophia Maria,   b. 3 Jul 1828, Cayuga County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Dec 1910, Hagar, Berrien County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
     5. SMITH, Betsy J.,   b. 27 May 1829,   d. 24 May 1845  (Age 15 years)
     6. SMITH, Polly,   b. 11 Apr 1830, Moravia, Cayuga County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Oct 1831, Moravia, Cayuga County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
     7. SMITH, William,   b. 28 Jul 1834, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jul 1834, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     8. SMITH, Alfred S.,   b. 18 Oct 1836, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1906, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
     9. SMITH, Nancy J.,   b. 17 May 1838
     10. SMITH, Janett (Jennie),   b. 18 Aug 1839, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1877, Oconto County, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 37 years)
     11. SMITH, Ruth Ann,   b. 29 Aug 1840, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Dec 1928, Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)
     12. SMITH, William C.,   b. 12 Dec 1845,   d. 17 May 1846  (Age 0 years)
    Last Modified 30 Dec 2016 
    Family ID F1652  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Headstones
    Jeremiah Smith headstone
    Jeremiah Smith headstone
    Looks broken. Curtis Cemetery, buried next to his wife Hannah, Hagar, Berrien County, Michigan

  • Sources 
    1. [S421] Parents names listed although misnamed with ROSA surname.

    2. [S423] page number not copied, same as wife Hannah.

    3. [S639] .

    4. [S3] .

    5. [S250] .

    6. [S262] .

    7. [S422] .