XVIII, 582 pp, illus., charts, maps, index, 8½ x11. Item #80
This volume first details the early NaeSmyths of Scotland and establishes a researched lineage line for Georgia Nesmiths from the 1500s in Scotland. John Neismith/Naesmyth/Nesmith arrived in New Jersey from Scotland in 1683; his descendants settled in Georgia in the 1750s. Their early settlement was on the Savannah River above Stoney Bluff landing in Burke County. Family records are centered in Burke, Screven, and Bullock counties. The volume contains over 2000 family records and 6,781 indexed names.