DR. JAMES (JUSE / Santiago) SMITH, born 2 September, 1745, Bristol Parish,
VA. married MARIE (Mary) JORDAIN O’NEIL(Neil) This couple arrived in
Louisiana with five children. in 1773.(La. Historical Quarterly) (One tract
of land granted by the Spanish government to James Smith Yarbourg, in the
district of Galvestown) James Smith Yarborough and his son Jordain received a
US Land Grant in Orleans Territory dated April 26, 1805. This property is in
what became Plaquemines Parish in 1810. (April 26, 1805, #22, Vol. 1, p. 42
of U.S. Land Grants shows that James Smith Yarborough, "a West Florida
Yoeman," received land in Orleans Territory. His son Jordan also received
land adjoining. The National Archives Documents show James Smith Yarborough
#4735, No. 365 (Rec. V 14, p. 448-450 - ALSO containing three hundred and
twenty arpens in superficie; the certificates of survey dated 14th of April
1791, and patent dated 22d of July 1795) Marie O'Neil died died Bef. 1798.
James Smith Yarbarough was married a second time 8 Jan. 1800 to Antonia del
Carmen (DIEZ) PEREZ - Here is More Proof:
Thanks to Karen Mazock for this info: Records of the Catholic Church, Diocese
of Baton Rouge, LA, from the baptismal records of their son, Diego. It is
listed under YARBERRY.
Diego son of Santiago of Virginia & Maria Antonia del Carmen Perez of
Matanzas, Isle of Tenerife, Canary Islands baptised 26 Sept. 1802, born 16
Oct 1801, sponcers: Jorje Yabre & Maria McAlpine, represented by Nathan
Dabbott & Rosa Collado, Paternal. Grandparents: Guiillelmo Yabre & Diana
Esmit of Virginia Maternal Grandparents: (not given but Great Grandfather of
child was named Felipe Perez of Matanzas). (SGA-9, 66 & 67- St. Gabriel
CHILDREN OF JAMES SMITH YARBOROUGH AND MARIA DEL CARMEN PAREZ:
1) DIEGO YARBOROUGH, b. 16 October 1801.
2) JOSEPH OSWALD YARBOROUGH, b 14 Jul 1803, St Gabriel, Iberville, LA,
married. 24 Dec 1827, in St Gabriel, Iberville, LA, Elizabeth (Marie Isabel)
GONZALES, b. 13 Sep 1812, St Gabriel, Iberville, LA, (daughter of Joseph
(Jose Pepe Ramos) GONZALES and Andrea Rosalie (Massia) MARIAS). Joseph died
Mar 1860, St Gabriel, Iberville, LA. Children: 1) Anne Elizabeth YARBOROUGH
b. 26 Feb 1829, Galvez Town, Ascension, LA, m. 19 Dec 1844, William B.
HODGESON. Anne died 24 Feb 1879, Galvez Town, Ascension Parush, LA.; 2) Jean
Joseph YARBOROUGH b. 25 Dec 1830, m. 23 Aug 1860, in Donaldsonville, LA,
Elizabeth MARTIN. ;3) Jane b. 16 Aug 1832.;4) Eugenie YARBOROUGH b. 10 Aug
1833, St Gabriel, Iberville, LA. ; 5) Elizabeth YARBOROUGH b. 28 Dec 1835. ;
6) Amelie b. 4 May 1838.; 7) Mary Hadride YARBOROUGH b. 18 Apr 1841, St
Gabriel, Iberville, LA.;
8) Feliciana YARBOROUGH b. 6 Nov 1843, m. 5 Nov 1866, in Gonzales, Ascension,
LA, Hippolyte BOUDREAU.; 8) Adeliar L. (Delia) b. Oct 1851.
2) Richard YARBOROUGH ) b. 1804, m. 1827, Marie Brown. Children: 1) George
Harrison YARBOROUGH b. abt 1830. ; 2) Joseph Thompson YARBOROUGH b. abt
1838.; 3) Oswald Simon YARBOROUGH b. abt 1842.