Smyth county history and traditions

by Goodridge Wilson

Publisher: Kingsport press, inc. in [Kingsport, Tenn

Written in English
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Edition Notes

Other titlesCentennial celebration of Smyth county, Va., 1932.
Statementby Goodridge Wilson. Published in connection with the centennial celebration of Smyth county, Virginia, 1932.
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LC ClassificationsF232.S6 W6
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 397 p.
Number of Pages397
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6277510M
LC Control Number32020117
OCLC/WorldCa2152461

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Many of my ancestors settled in the Smyth County area. History. Smyth County was formed on Februfrom Washington and Wythe counties. The county is named after Alexander Smyth, a general during the War of who was elected to the state Senate, House of Delegates, and as a Representative to the United States Congress.

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Smyth County Deed Book, No.3, By inheritance from his wife Maria T C. Preston who apparently left no will and died 18 October Became joint owners circa and divided the land in John M. Preston II, later became the sole owner of the cemetery. Smyth County Deed Book 1 File Size: 1MB.

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