Based on the ages of their children together
and bef. their marriage, it would appear that
Johnson Canard was with Polly
Bruner Smith, (abt. 1833- May 14, 1901) some 10 yrs.
before the civil war. He married tempsey later; as she
was enumerated w/ him during the Dunn Roll (1866/69/; along w/ their dau,
sarah, abt. 1860 (she married Jas Cherry, non cit), susan and winnie (mcintosh?).
Polly Bruner Smith had (5) hubbie/ mates:
jacob perryman; w/him, 1 dau, fannie, abt. 1847
johnson canard, 2 dau's: Amanda (1852) & Mary (1857, your foremom)
nathan grimmett,2 kids: phyllis (1858) & wm (1861)
jack smith, 3 kids: mattie, rose & lillie
tackey grayson, 4 kids: james ("jim james"), robt., peter & jennie
And, there's more!