William Smith

Male 1799 - 1875  (76 years)


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  • Name William Smith 
    Born 17 Jan 1799  Kempston, Bedfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Endowed (LDS) 7 Feb 1846  NAUVO Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 2 Apr 1875  Kempston, Bedfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Initiatory (LDS) 27714  Three or More Nauvoo Sources Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I136523  Early Latter-day Saints
    Last Modified 16 Mar 2011 

    Father Joseph Johnson Smith,   c. 29 Jan 1777, Bedford, Bedfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Oct 1849, Bedford, Bedfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 72 years) 
    Mother Mary Brandon,   c. 16 Feb 1773, Lidlington, Bedfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 May 1811, Bedford, Bedfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 38 years) 
    Married 5 Mar 1798  Bedford, Bedfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F34067  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Sophia Brooks,   b. 31 Jul 1797, Kempston, Bedfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 May 1845, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 47 years) 
    Married 20 Jun 1820  Bedford, Bedfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Family Group Record by Nauvoo Land and Records

      OTHER SOURCES:
      Joseph Johnson Smith and His Family, Compiled by Jay M. Smith Jr.
    Children 
     1. Sophia Smith,   b. 16 Aug 1825, Kempston, Bedfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Jun 1877, Victoria, Brittish Colombia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years)
     2. Joseph Johnson Smith,   b. 8 Apr 1821, Kempston, Bedfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Aug 1902, Lehi, Utah, Utah USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     3. John Smith,   b. 12 May 1823, Bedford, Bedfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Apr 1829  (Age 5 years)
     4. Rebecca Thompson Smith,   b. 29 Mar 1831, Kempston, Bedfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Nov 1855, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 24 years)
     5. Philip Smith,   b. 7 Dec 1833, Kempston, Bedfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Dec 1870, San Francisco,, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 37 years)
     6. William Smith,   b. 13 May 1836, Kempston, Bedfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 May 1881, Victoria, Brittish Colombia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 44 years)
     7. Alfred Wellington Smith,   b. 20 Mar 1838, Kempston, Bedfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Dec 1907, Victoria, Brittish Colombia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
     8. Emma Smith,   b. Mar 1841, Bedford, Bedfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Sep 1843, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 2 years)
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F28592  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Martha Edmunds,   b. 11 May 1822, Minister Isle of Sheppley, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Sep 1888, Kempston, Bedfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Married 17 Oct 1859  Clifton, Bedfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F34077  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Ann Gorman,   b. Abt 1807, , , England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 21 Jan 1847  , Hancock, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Divorced 21 Mar 1859  Carthage, Hancock, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Elizabeth Smith,   b. 1844, , , Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F30518  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsDivorced - 21 Mar 1859 - Carthage, Hancock, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Notes 
    • Family Group Record by Nauvoo Land and Records

      PROPERTY:
      T6 R8 Section 19 Lot 17 & 19 (29 June 1843 for $294.24)
      Warrington, Block 7, Lot 2
      Property Records, Nauvoo Restoration, Inc: 1 page
      Hancock County Land Records 1840+
      Hancock County Tax Records, page 93


      NAUVOO RECORDS:
      Hancock County Marriage Register, page 43
      Archives Marriage Record Index, County: Hancock, page 94
      Members, LDS, 1830-1848, by Susan Eastman Black, Vol 40, pages 352-353

      BIOGRAPHIES:
      Joseph Johnson Smith and His Family, Compiled by Jay M. Smith Jr., pages 13-24

      OTHER SOURCES:
      Miller File: #1, 2 pages #2, 1 page, #3, 2 pages
      Internet Research:
      familysearch.org - family tree: 3 pages
      rootsweb: World Connect, Family Group, 1 page
      ancestry.com: 2 pages
      wildague.com: 5 pages

      VARIANTS:
      Birth date: December 1799, 1913
      Birth place: Bedford, England
      Marriage date: 19 June 1820
      Marriage place: Kempston, Bedford, England
      Death date: 2 April 1878