The Bible of Joel Smith
Joel Smith Bible, of Walton and Morgan County GA. His father lived in Wilkes County Georgia.

From Doris Gleasonís photocopy files. The Bible is now in possession of Mrs. C. R. Kendrick of Sweet Water, Texas. Sent by Emma Barrett Reeves of Nacogdoches, Texas. Emma was aged ninety-five in 1997. Typed by Charles Barnum 21 July 1997. This Bible probably came from Morgan County Georgia. It apparently was handed down and added to through the years.

Thompson Family Descendants

Joel T. Smith--16 October 1787; 8 March 1823
Elizabeth J. Bedell--24 September 1794; 26 December 1871
Frances Smith--19 April 1811; 14 May 1828
George Smith--24 May 1812
Nancy Smith--13 October 1813
Martha Smith--15 May 1815
Henry B. Smith--27 January 1817
Amelia R. Smith--26 July 1819
Maria Smith--6 December 1820
Margaret Smith--17 September 1822; 25 August 1855
Frances L. Thompson 2 March 1828 Daughter of Seaborn J. Thompson and Frances Smith. Frances Smith died two months after giving birth to Frances Thompson.

Marriages:

Maragret Smith married Yarbrough
Joel T. Smith married Elizabeth J. Bedell 22 April 1810
Seaborn J. Thompson married Francis Smith 2 November 1826
Andrew Huling married Martha K. Smith 8 July 1830
Micajah Bedell married Nancy Smith 18 October 1831
George Smith married Nacny C. Wilburn 8 Janary 1835

Other: Births/Deaths:

Henry R. Yarbrough--7 March 1842; 8 April 1863
James Yarbrough--27 December 1843; 4 September 1864
Francis P. Yarbrough--24 January 1845 ~~~
Mary Bacon Yarbrough--16 Mar 1847; 26 July 1933
Laura A. Yarbrough--16 February 1848 ~~~
John F. Yargrough--22 May 1851 ~~~
Elvira H Yarbrough--25 January 1853; 30 September 1853
Robert T. Yarbrough--25 June 1854 11 December 1874
Millard Yarbrough--13 April 1856
M. J. Lafayette Yarbrough--4 July 1858; 15 September 1830

Note: Seaborn Thompson moved to Troup County GA about 1830 after the death of his wife possibly in Walton County or Morgan County Georgia.

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