Mary & Jeff and their son, Samuel & Martha


James M. Smith, Last Will and Testament, February 9, 1850




February 9, 1850: Mary is married to Jeff and they have a son, Samuel. The family as well as a woman named Martha are all enslaved by James M. Smith.

May 18, 1856: Mary and her family and Martha are inherited by Elizabeth Gudger when Elizabeth’s father, James M. Smith, dies.