While I was doing some research on my line of PETTY family, I encountered
some pages w/ info about the HARDACRE family who married into the SMITH line
who also married PETTYS. In other words, I have 4 pages copied w/ info about
HARDACREs also. If they happen to be yours, I would gladly share what I
These families were in Clark CO., OH prior to going to Lawrence CO., IL.
Here are the names of the parties I have:
Samuel SMITH, JR. b. 4 15 1812 in Clark CO, d. 8 31 1892 in Lawrence CO., IL,
his parents and his wife Barbara HARDACRE whom he married 12 24 1835 who was
b. in Shenandoah CO., VA I have the list of their 11 children if this is of
One of their children Washington Irving SMITH married Sarah Catherine WESTALL
of Perry CO., OH and went to Lawrence CO., IN (I believe this should be IL as
it is IL in later citations in the article.) I have their 4 children. If
any of this is your line, let me know.
Marjory A. Austen