Nielsen Hayden genealogy

Ezra Smith

Male 1819 - 1890  (71 years)


Generations:      Standard    |    Vertical    |    Compact    |    Box    |    Text    |    Ahnentafel    |    Fan Chart    |    Media    |    PDF

Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Ezra Smith was born on 27 Sep 1819 in Maryland (son of John Smith and Susanna Derr); died on 12 Nov 1890 in Middletown, Frederick, Maryland; was buried in Zion Lutheran Cemetery, Middletown, Frederick, Maryland.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: 26 Sep 1819, Maryland

    Ezra married Elizabeth Young on 9 Jan 1843 in Frederick County, Maryland. Elizabeth (daughter of Daniel Young and Mary Magdalena Bowlus) was born on 28 Sep 1819 in Maryland; died on 8 Dec 1881 in Middletown, Frederick, Maryland; was buried in Zion Lutheran Cemetery, Middletown, Frederick, Maryland. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. Rev. Martin Luther Smith was born on 2 Sep 1850 in Middletown, Frederick, Maryland; died on 1 May 1918 in New Corydon, Jay, Indiana; was buried on 4 May 1918 in Springfield, Clark, Ohio.
    2. Lewis Carlton Smith was born on 5 Jan 1853 in Middletown, Frederick, Maryland; died on 12 May 1937 in Pomona, Los Angeles, California.

Generation: 2

  1. 2.  John Smith was born on 15 Apr 1788 in Maryland (son of Henry Smith, Jr. and Appolonia Sheffer); died on 14 Jan 1852 in Middletown, Frederick, Maryland; was buried in Zion Lutheran Cemetery, Middletown, Frederick, Maryland.

    John married Susanna Derr about 10 Apr 1813 in Frederick County, Maryland. Susanna (daughter of Philip Derr and Barbara Koogle) was born on 25 Dec 1787 in Maryland; died on 19 Feb 1855; was buried in Zion Lutheran Cemetery, Middletown, Frederick, Maryland. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 3.  Susanna Derr was born on 25 Dec 1787 in Maryland (daughter of Philip Derr and Barbara Koogle); died on 19 Feb 1855; was buried in Zion Lutheran Cemetery, Middletown, Frederick, Maryland.
    Children:
    1. 1. Ezra Smith was born on 27 Sep 1819 in Maryland; died on 12 Nov 1890 in Middletown, Frederick, Maryland; was buried in Zion Lutheran Cemetery, Middletown, Frederick, Maryland.


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  Henry Smith, Jr. was born on 9 Feb 1759 (son of Henry Smith, Sr. and Anna Mary).

    Henry married Appolonia Sheffer. Appolonia (daughter of Philip Jacob Sheffer) was born on 9 Feb 1761. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 5.  Appolonia Sheffer was born on 9 Feb 1761 (daughter of Philip Jacob Sheffer).
    Children:
    1. 2. John Smith was born on 15 Apr 1788 in Maryland; died on 14 Jan 1852 in Middletown, Frederick, Maryland; was buried in Zion Lutheran Cemetery, Middletown, Frederick, Maryland.

  3. 6.  Philip DerrPhilip Derr was born on 25 Feb 1750 in Frederick, Frederick, Maryland (son of John Derr); died on 3 Feb 1821 in Middletown, Frederick, Maryland; was buried in Zion Lutheran Cemetery, Middletown, Frederick, Maryland.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: 1756

    Notes:

    Or Darr, as the surname is spelled on his headstone and that of his wife.

    Like his grandson David Derr, as of 23 Nov 2020 he has two Find a Grave pages, both depicting the same headstone. He fought in the Revolution as a private from Maryland.

    Philip married Barbara Koogle on 11 Feb 1777. Barbara (daughter of (Unknown) Koogle) was born on 29 Aug 1755 in Frederick, Frederick, Maryland; died on 8 Oct 1815 in Middletown, Frederick, Maryland; was buried in Zion Lutheran Cemetery, Middletown, Frederick, Maryland. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  4. 7.  Barbara KoogleBarbara Koogle was born on 29 Aug 1755 in Frederick, Frederick, Maryland (daughter of (Unknown) Koogle); died on 8 Oct 1815 in Middletown, Frederick, Maryland; was buried in Zion Lutheran Cemetery, Middletown, Frederick, Maryland.

    Notes:

    Like her grandson David Derr, as of 23 Nov 2020 she has two Find a Grave pages, both depicting the same headstone.

    Children:
    1. John Derr was born on 26 May 1780 in Maryland; died on 12 Aug 1845 in Middletown, Frederick, Maryland; was buried in Zion Lutheran Cemetery, Middletown, Frederick, Maryland.
    2. Jacob Derr was born on 16 Dec 1782 in Maryland; died on 31 May 1848 in Middletown, Frederick, Maryland; was buried in Zion Lutheran Cemetery, Middletown, Frederick, Maryland.
    3. 3. Susanna Derr was born on 25 Dec 1787 in Maryland; died on 19 Feb 1855; was buried in Zion Lutheran Cemetery, Middletown, Frederick, Maryland.


Generation: 4

  1. 8.  Henry Smith, Sr. died before 5 Jul 1795; was buried on 5 Jul 1795 in Zion Lutheran Cemetery, Middletown, Frederick, Maryland.

    Henry married Anna Mary. Anna was born about 1731; died in Apr 1806. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 9.  Anna Mary was born about 1731; died in Apr 1806.
    Children:
    1. 4. Henry Smith, Jr. was born on 9 Feb 1759.

  3. 10.  Philip Jacob Sheffer died in 1795.
    Children:
    1. 5. Appolonia Sheffer was born on 9 Feb 1761.

  4. 12.  John Derr died between 20 May 1784 and 30 Apr 1785 in Frederick County, Maryland.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate death: 1785, Frederick County, Maryland

    Notes:

    Or Darr.

    Roy H. Wampler (citation details below) notes that according to family tradition, the Derrs lived in Pennsylvania before settling in Maryland, and says that there is "a considerable body of evidence indicating that the father of Philip Derr was very likely a John Derr who died in Washington County, Maryland in 1785." This John Derr purchased several lots in Sharpsburg, Washington County on 15 Mar 1779, and one of the associated deeds calls him "John Darr of Lancaster County in the State of Pennsylvania." Furthermore, among the six children mentioned in this John Derr's will is a son named Philip, who he appointed one of his executors.

    Children:
    1. 6. Philip Derr was born on 25 Feb 1750 in Frederick, Frederick, Maryland; died on 3 Feb 1821 in Middletown, Frederick, Maryland; was buried in Zion Lutheran Cemetery, Middletown, Frederick, Maryland.

  5. 14.  (Unknown) Koogle

    Notes:

    By family tradition the Koogles were of German descent. It is proven that Barbara and Christian Koogle were siblings.

    Children:
    1. Christian Koogle was born in in Maryland; died between 27 Feb 1829 and 4 May 1829 in Frederick County, Maryland.
    2. 7. Barbara Koogle was born on 29 Aug 1755 in Frederick, Frederick, Maryland; died on 8 Oct 1815 in Middletown, Frederick, Maryland; was buried in Zion Lutheran Cemetery, Middletown, Frederick, Maryland.