Useful information on Richard Stith from a DAR application.
The said Richard Stith who resided during the American
Revolution at Beadford County, Virginia assisted in establishing
American Independence, while acting in the capacity of Patriotic Service
My ancestor's services during the Revolutionary War were as follows:
Patriotic Services and Civil Services.
Give references by volume and page to the documentary or other authorities for -
RECORD: Where reference is made to unpublished or inaccessible records of service, the applicant must file
the official copy.
D.A.R. Patriot Index, National Society of the Daughters of the
American Revolution, Vol. 1, page 650, 1967.
Geneologies fo Virginia Families, The William and Mary College
Quarterly Historical Magazine, Vol. IV, page 615, 1982.
Campbell Chronicles & Family Sketches by Ruth H. Early p. 6-7
............., deeds, church, town and court records, Bible, census and pensions
records, tombstone inscriptions,
genealogies and such other records, TRADITION is not acceptable. Give Natinal Numbers and relationships
of any close relatives credited with this ancestor.
5. Benjamin Acres Hardaway - Will and Deed.
6. Harriet E. Stith Hardaway - marriage list - consent of Mother
7. Thomas Stith - Breckinridge Co. Records - Vol. 4.
8. Richard Stith - Will
"Marriages of Campbell Co. Va. 1782-1810" by Baber p. 91-92
Vircus Vol. 1 p. 238
Give, if possible, the following data: My Revolutionary ancestor was married
(1) to Lucy Hall at Va. 28 December, 1756
CHILDREN OF REVOLUTIONARY ANCESTOR
(By each marriage, if married more than once.)
Ann 12 November, 1757 Drury Hardaway/Mr. Hightower
Joseph 26 September, 1759 Nancy Cooke
Lucy 12 March, 1761 William Jordon
Elizabeth Buckner 25 October, 1762 Jesse (Adams) Moorman
Mary 12 November, 1764 Jeremiah Early
Benjamin 28 August, 1766 Phoebe Cox
Thomas 8 October, 1768 Rhoda Jones
John 7 October, 1770 Susan Hightower
Catherine 18 May, 1773 James Jones
Martha 8 May, 1775 Daniel J. Sanders
William 8 (August) Oct, 1777 Nancy Jones
Richard, Jr. 9 December, 1778 Elizabeth Jones
George Henry Cox b. 6-6-1888 at Guston Kentucky
d. Guston, Kentucky, Meade Co. 9-25-66
m. Louise Fredrika Miller b. 11-21-1890 at Guston, Kentucky
d. at Hardinsburg, Kentucky 3-24-1971 m. 5-17-1912 Louisville Ky.
The said George Henry Cox whas the child of
John Henry Cox b. 9-7-1854
d. at Guston, Kentucky 7-30-1932
m. Ethel Harriet Hardaway b. 8-11-1859 at Ky.
d. at Guston, Kentucky 2-26-1937 m. 11-1-1832 Bewleyville, Ky.
The said Ethel Harriet Hardaway was the child of
Benjamin Acres Hardaway b. 2-26-1830 at Bewleyville, Ky
d. at Bewleyville, Ky 12-18-1909
m. Susan Carolyn Wiseheart b. 23 Apr (3-26)-1835 at Big Springs, Ky.
d. at Bewleyville, Ky 12-28-19(1 6)06 m. 12-(8)7-1853 Ky. Hardinsburg, Breckenridge Co.
The said Benjamin Acres Hardaway was the child of
William Henry Hardaway b. 3-13-1800 at Va.
d. at Breckinridge Co. Ky. 12-4-1871
m. Harriet E. Stith b. 7-10-1804 at Breckenridge Co. Ky.
d. at Bewleyville, Ky 10-15-1843 m. 7-4-1822 Ky.
The said Harriet E. Stith was the child of
Thomas Stith b. 25 Aug 1768 at Bedford Co., Va.
d. at on a trip to New Orleans (Ky) 7-27-1821 will 11-14-1818 prov. 9-17-1821
m. Rhoda Jones b. 1-11-1777 at Campbell Co., Va.
d. Breckenridge Co. Ky. 1851 m. 3-12-1793
The said Thomas Stith was the child of
Richard Stith b. 9-30-1727 at Brunswick Co. Va.
c. at Campbell Co., Virginia 11-16-1802
m. Lucy Hall b. 7-173(5)6 at Va.
d. Bewleyville, Ky. 2-12-1815 m. 12-28-1756