|SMITH, Elizabeth Ann
SMITH, Elizabeth Ann
Noted events in her life were:
1. Appearance in Document, Oct 1843, Bladen County, North Carolina, United States. John Downing and Elizabeth A Downing are among the members of Beaverdam Baptist Church that are dismissed to found Briar Branch Baptist Church, both churches in Bladen County. The list of members that are dismissed includes Daniel L. Smith, Daniel Smith, Daniel Register, George W. Downing, William D. Smith, Sarah A. Smith, Mary A. Downing, Elizabeth Smith, Anna M. Tatum, Elsa McLemore, May J. Tatum, Mary Register, John Smith Sr., Evin Downing, John H. Tatum, William J. Cowan, John D. Smith, Mary Smith, Susan Smith, Martha Smith, Elizabeth A. Downing, Susan Smith Sr., James Smith, Theophlus Tatum, Wright McLemore, John Downing, James S. Beard, Milton J. Smith, Thomas B. Cowan, Mary Downing, Pen[n]y Hayes, Claressa Beard, Susan Smith, Zillpha Smith. (posted at Bladen Co Rootweb site)
2. Religion: Baptist.
Elizabeth married John J. DOWNING, son of George* DOWNING and Mary Ann* HAYS. (John J. DOWNING was born on 10 Apr 1818 in Nr Briar Branch Church, Bladen County, North Carolina, United States,554,565,2596,2597 died on 9 Jul 1895 in Nr Briar Branch Church, Bladen County, North Carolina, United States 554,2597 and was buried in Briar Branch Church, Bladen County, North Carolina, United States 2597.)