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Ancestors of Michael David Smart

      1472. Thomas Owen, born 1755; died March 27, 1836. He married 1473. Elizabeth McCrary Abt. 1773.

      1473. Elizabeth McCrary, born 1761; died 1851. She was the daughter of 2946. Joseph McCreary and 2947. Anna Powell.
Children of Thomas Owen and Elizabeth McCrary are:
  736 i.   James Owen, born 1765; died 1826 in Rosman, NC; married Anna Right Abt. 1794.
  ii.   Elizabeth B. Owen, born January 02, 1790; died 1865; married Isaac Glazner

      1476. William Parker, born Abt. 1745 in Transylvania County, NC. He married 1477. ? Abt. 1770 in Transylvania County, NC.

      1477. ?, born Abt. 1746 in Transylvania County, NC.
Child of William Parker and ? is:
  738 i.   William Solomon Parker, Sr., born Abt. 1770 in North Carolina; died Abt. 1845 in Haywood County, NC; married Martha Pleasant Anderson Abt. 1789 in Probably Orange County, North Carolina.

      1480. Christoph Von Whittenmeyer, born in Enzweihingen, Wurttemburg, Germany. He married 1481. Rosina Spaeth November 19, 1733 in Enzweihingen, Neckarkreis Co., Wurttemberg, Germany.

      1481. Rosina Spaeth, born in Durrenzimmern, , Wurttemberg, Germany. She was the daughter of 2962. Michi Spaeth.
Child of Christoph Von Whittenmeyer and Rosina Spaeth is:
  740 i.   Michael Widmayer, Sr., born 1745 in Stuttgart, Germany; died Bef. January 24, 1797 in Pumpkintown, Pickens County, SC; married Catherine Powell Abt. 1762 in Pumpkintown, Pickens County, SC.

      1484. John Galloway, born 1741 in Northumberland County, VA. He married 1485. Mary Harrison November 04, 1762.

      1485. Mary Harrison
Child of John Galloway and Mary Harrison is:
  742 i.   William D. Galloway, born Abt. 1763 in Possible South Carolina, Virginia, or Pennsylvania; died Abt. 1851 in Henderson County, NC; married (1) Sarah Harriett Essary Abt. 1780 in Orange County, VA; married (2) Hannah Powell Abt. 1845 in Henderson County, NC.

      1486. Thomas Essary
Child of Thomas Essary is:
  743 i.   Sarah Harriett Essary, born Abt. 1764 in Orange County, VA; died 1849 in Henderson County, NC; married William D. Galloway Abt. 1780 in Orange County, VA.

      1496. William Reid, born Abt. 1740 in Virginia; died 1793 in Spartanburg County, SC. He married 1497. Jane Anderson Abt. 1764 in Virginia.

      1497. Jane Anderson, born in Virginia; died Aft. January 1793 in Spartanburg County, SC.

Notes for William Reid:
This William Reid's will is in Deed Book C, Pruitt, page 74.
Spartanburg County Deed Absctracts, Pruitt, page 74:
Deed Book C, pages 158-159. Jan 19, 1793.
Recorded Aug 20, 1793
William Ried of Spartanburg; a will; he gives his soul to God and body to the earth; and (1) all
debts to be paid, (2) to wife, during her widowhood, all land where William lives on S side of
Pacolet R and all stock and all household furniture , (3)
when wife marrys or dies, land goes to son, John Reid, (4) to daughter Sarah George, 5s sterling,
(5) to son William Reid, 5s sterling, (6) to son Thomas all land on N side of Pacolet R on
provision Thomas builds his mother a good house where she now
lives as is on land on N side of Pacolet R., (7) to son Joseph Reid, 5s sterling, (8) to son Isaac
Reid, 5s sterling, (9) to daughter, Jane Reid, 5s sterling, (10) to daughter, Mary Reid, 5s
sterling; William Poole Sr. and son William Reid appointed
executors; Witness John Stovaul and John Poole. Signed William Poole.
William Reid's wife is Jane Anderson.
Reid Family Genealogy and Related Families, by W.T. Alvin Henson, Jr., 1994, will typescript on
page 9.

Children of William Reid and Jane Anderson are:
  748 i.   Thomas Reid, born 1770 in Virginia; died 1835 in Gaucher Creek, Spartanburg, SC; married Judith Briant Abt. 1792 in Spartanburg County, SC.
  ii.   John Reid, born 1765.
  iii.   William Briant Reid, born 1768.
  iv.   Sarah Reid, born 1766.
  v.   Joseph Reid
  vi.   Isaac Reid
  vii.   Jane Reid
  viii.   Mary Reid

      1498. William Ruben Briant, born Abt. 1741 in Brunswick County, VA; died 1834 in Pacolet Township, Spartanburg County, SC. He married 1499. Sarah Tolleson Abt. 1765 in Virginia.

      1499. Sarah Tolleson, born Abt. 1742 in Virginia; died December 17, 1836 in Spartanburg County, SC. She was the daughter of 2998. John Tolleson.

More About William Ruben Briant:
Wars Fought In: 1776, Revolutionary War

  Notes for Sarah Tolleson:
Died at home of son, Reuben Briant, Sr.

More About Sarah Tolleson:
Burial: Friendship Baptist Church, Spartanburg County, SC
Children of William Briant and Sarah Tolleson are:
  749 i.   Judith Briant, born 1770 in South Carolina; died March 11, 1851 in Gaucher Creek, Spartanburg County, SC; married Thomas Reid Abt. 1792 in Spartanburg County, SC.
  ii.   James Richardson Briant, born 1774 in Trough Shoals, 96th District, SC; died November 19, 1858 in Spartanburg, SC; married Gemima Dillard; born August 11, 1782 in Augusta, GA; died July 09, 1852 in Spartanburg, SC.
  iii.   Ruth Briant
  iv.   Ann Briant
  v.   Polly Briant
  vi.   Thomas Briant
  vii.   William F. Briant, born Abt. 1790 in South Carolina; died March 1864 in Calhoun County, AL; married Delilah Dillard 1812 in Spartanburg County, SC; born 1797 in South Carolina; died Aft. 1877 in Alabama.
  viii.   Reuben Briant, Sr., born 1771; died Abt. 1861; married (1) Nancy Tolleson; married (2) Sallie Whidley
  ix.   Johnston Briant, born 1785; died 1873; married Dorky ?

      1502. Samuel Wilkins, born 1744; died Bef. December 1851 in Spartanburg County, SC. He married 1503. Susan ?.

      1503. Susan ?
Children of Samuel Wilkins and Susan ? are:
  751 i.   Priscilla Wilkins, born 1760 in Georgia; married Joseph Dillard 1778 in Augusta, Richmond County, GA.
  ii.   Polly Wilkins
  iii.   James Wilkins

      1504. Phillip Jacob Shuler, born Abt. 1734 in Germany. He was the son of 3008. Hans Heinrich Schuler and 3009. Juditha Rentz.
Child of Phillip Jacob Shuler is:
  752 i.   George Shuler, Sr., born 1756 in Lexington County, SC; died Abt. 1853 in Haywood County, NC; married Mary (Polly) ? Abt. 1780.

      1510. James Dickey, born March 1712/13 in Muckamore, County Antrim, Ireland; died October 1792 in Rutherford County, NC. He was the son of 3020. George Dickey and 3021. Margaret Walker. He married 1511. Catherine Huet Abt. 1738 in Ireland.

      1511. Catherine Huet, born Abt. 1717 in Ireland; died Bef. 1757. She was the daughter of 3022. Anthony Huet and 3023. ?.

Notes for James Dickey:
Migrated from Northern Ireland probably in 1730s and first settled in Chester Co, PA, where his first 4 children born (birth dates between 1739 and 1745). This includes a son, name unknown, b. in 1743 and died bef 1792 in Rutherford Co, marrying a Martha.

Must have moved to Old Tryon (Rutherford) Co, NC between 1745-1747.

Above information from husband of Margaret's descendent: George Baumbach, 902 Beddingfield Dr, Knightdale, NC 27545. <>

Tryon Co Deeds: 1 Feb 1770, John Templeton and wife Margaret of Rowan Co to James Dickey of Tryon on N side of Broad River on W side of Mountain Creek, on the Polk Branch...

Listed in 1790 Rutherford CO census as having 1 white male over 16, one under 16 and one white female.

There are records of a John Dickey being granted land in old Tryon Co, NC in Feb, 1754 on S side of Fairforest, on Sugar Creek, and later conveyed to James Henderson by deed. John Dickey witnessed other deeds in 1771 and 1773. Who is he? James' brother? Son? Joe Howard says this John is James' brother.

There is also a Robert Dickey involved in Rutherford County land records with John and George in 1771. Who is he? One of James' grandsons?

Will probated Jan 1793 in Rutherford Co, NC.

Some genealogical information from Joseph Howard, 1113 Mainsail Drive, Annapolis, MD 21403 <>. He says to see Gerald Dickey's "Dickey Encyclopedia" and Alice Lambert's "Unpublished Research"

Unaccounted for: a Robert Dickey who was an adult in 1771 (see above), and and Andrew Dickey who served in the NC Militia from Tryon/Rutherford County during the Revolution (listed in Griffin)

Children of James Dickey and Catherine Huet are:
  755 i.   Margaret Dickey, born Abt. 1741 in Chester County, PA; died Aft. April 10, 1832 in Scotts Creek, Jackson County, NC; married John Hughes Abt. 1766 in Rutherford County, NC.
  ii.   John Dickey
  iii.   Moses Dickey
  iv.   Isabelle Dickey
  v.   George Dickey
  vi.   Anthony Dickey
  vii.   David Dickey

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