1. JOHN2 SMEDLEY(THOMAS1) was born 1790 in Green Co, GA, and died Aft. 1880. He married (1) CHARLOTTE SKINNER Feb 27, 1818 in Putnum Co, GA, daughter of PHENIAS SKINNER. She was born 1798 in Wilkes Co, GA, and died Mar 1881 in Chambers Co, AL. He married (2) EFFIE FAIR Dec 14, 1870 in Chambers Co, AL. She was born 1796.
Notes for JOHN SMEDLEY:
John was born in Green Co, GA and grew up in Putnam Co. He also lived in Troup Co, GA before moving to Chambers Co, AL.
Served in War of 1812
1860 Census - slave schedule shows John Smedley owns 6 slaves. Looks like one family.
In 1870 John's daughter Olive and her husband Sherrod Dukes are living with him in Chambers Co, AL. He is age 80.
In 1880 John Smedley is in Chambers Co, AL - age 91 and married to Effie age 50. Also living with him is Kelis? male age 45. For Kelis the race is blacked out. He may be a servant.
More About JOHN SMEDLEY:
Occupation: 1850, Mechanic
Notes for CHARLOTTE SKINNER:
Children of JOHN SMEDLEY and CHARLOTTE SKINNER are:
(JOHN2, THOMAS1) was born 1819 in Putnam Co, GA, and died Bet. 1860 - 1870. He married ELIZABETH A. GREEN Nov 11, 1852 in Henry Co, GA. She was born Nov 1826 in GA, and died Aft. 1900 in Clay Co, AL.
Notes for WILEY SMEDLEY:
i. HENRY F.4 SMEDLEY, b. Oct 13, 1853, Randolph Co, AL.
ii. LEANDER J. SMEDLEY, b. 1854.
iii. GEORGIA A. G. SMEDLEY, b. 1856.
iv. NOAH ALEXANDER SMEDLEY, b. Jan 17, 1858, Randolph Co, AL.
v. AMANDA L. SMEDLEY, b. 1858.
vi. CLEMENTINE SMEDLEY, b. 1861.
vii. MARY E. SMEDLEY, b. 1863.
viii. MAELDIA MARY SMEDLEY, b. Oct 14, 1864, Randolph Co, AL.
(JOHN2, THOMAS1) was born Oct 29, 1825 in GA, and died Aug 2, 1865 in Chambers Co, AL. He married MARY JANE SMITH Mar 3, 1859 in Chambers Co, AL. She was born 1835 in GA.
i. JAMES T.4 SMEDLEY, b. Jul 1860, Chambers Co, AL; m. VIOLA TOMLINSON, Abt. 1884, Chambers Co, AL; b. Mar 1863.
ii. JESSE M. SMEDLEY, b. Abt. 1862.
(JOHN2, THOMAS1) was born 1827 in GA, and died Aft. 1880. He married CISCERILLA YARBROUGH Dec 23, 1846 in Troup Co, GA. She was born 1827 in GA, and died Aft. 1900.
4. OLIVE3 SMEDLEY(JOHN2, THOMAS1) was born 1828 in GA. She married SHARROD DUKES Jun 10, 1849 in Troup Co, GA. He was born 1820 in GA.
i. THOMAS J.4 DUKES, b. 1852.
(JOHN2, THOMAS1) was born Nov 27, 1837 in GA, and died Jul 14, 1872 in Randolph Co, AL. She married WILLIAM HARVEL VEAL Jan 15, 1857, son of JAMES VEAL and MARY MILLER. He was born Oct 1833 in Hancock Co, GA, and died 1907 in Henrietta, Clay Co, TX.
Notes for EMILY SMEDLEY:
I have 1879 and 1872 for death dates. W.H. is remarried on the 1880 census. I think 1872 is correct.
More About EMILY SMEDLEY:
Burial: Big Springs Baptist Church Cemetery, Randolph Co, AL.
Notes for WILLIAM HARVEL VEAL:
Was born in Georgia but all kids were born in Alabama...probably Chambers County. He must have moved to Chambers Co. before 1858.
1870 Census - Chambers Co, AL - Married to Emily
William H. Veal received 40.03 acres homestead in Randolph Co, AL on Oct 1, 1883 from BLM.
More About WILLIAM HARVEL VEAL:
i. JOHN WILEY4 VEAL, b. 1858; d. Aug 28, 1930; m. (1) MARGARET MAHAYLEY; m. (2) ELIZABETH HESTER.
ii. JAMES M. VEAL, b. 1860; d. Bef. 1870.
iii. WILLIAM OLIVER VEAL, b. Aug 15, 1861; d. Jan 13, 1914; m. MARY DORA BOYD.
iv. THOMAS W. VEAL, b. 1866; m. SUSIE MORGAN.
v. RICHARD VEAL, b. 1867, Hickory Flat, Chambers Co, AL; d. Oct 31, 1950, Marshall Co, AL; m. MARY AGNES CAMP, Jan 10, 1886, Marshall co., AL; b. 1865, Randolph Co, AL; d. Aft. 1940, Marshall Co, AL.
Richard Veal was born in Chambers Co, AL. He is listed on the 1870 Census age 3 in the household of William H. Veal. In 1880 the family has moved to Randolph Co, AL where he is listed as age 12. In 1910 he is in Franklin Co, AL with wife and children.
In 1930 Richard's wife Agnes is living with their son, Grady. In 1932 Richard is living in Flintville, TN with Bunch Conn. His grandson, Hoyt N. Frasier, wrote a letter to his Grandma Stone and mentioned that he was helping his grandpa farm. He also said Grandma (Bunch Conn) was running a cafe.
Richmon Veal received 160.7 acres for homestead farm in Franklin County, AL on May 14, 1906.
Notes for MARY AGNES CAMP:
Mary Agnes Camp was born in 1865 in Heard County, GA. Where she is listed on the 1870 Census record Age 5, in the household of Marion B. Camp. By 1880 the family had moved to Marshall County, Al where she is listed as age 13 in the household of Burrell Kimp (Camp). In 1910 she is listed with her husband, Richard Veal and children in Franklin County, AL. In 1920 she is back in Marshall County with her husband. In 1930 she is listed with her son, Grady Veal.
vi. CHARLEY VEAL, b. Jul 17, 1869; d. Jan 24, 1963, Randolph Co, AL; m. LENA T. CROUCH, Aug 27, 1897, Randolph County, Alabama; b. Sep 25, 1872; d. Jun 14, 1947, Randolph Co, AL.
Notes for CHARLEY VEAL:
Wedowee Masonic/City Cemetery Cemetery, Randolph, Alabama
RANDOLPH COUNTY, ALABAMA MARRIAGE RECORD, BOOK 1
vii. ALBERT HENRY VEAL, b. Feb 1871; m. OLA HARLAND.
viii. FANNY VEAL, b. 1872; m. CHARLES PRESNAL.