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Mehitable (Holdridge) Smith (1652 - aft. 1689)

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Mehitable (Mehitabel) Smith formerly Holdridge
Born in Haverhill, Norfolk, Essex County, Massachusetts Bay Colonymap
Wife of — married [location unknown]
Descendants descendants
Died after in Hampton, Rockingham, New Hampshiremap
Profile last modified | Created 7 May 2013
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Mehitable, the daughter of William Holdridge, was born 14 April 1652 in Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts. Mehitable Holdridge ... She passed away about 1678. [1]


25 JAN 1668/69
Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts
Husband: Jonathan Smith
Wife: Mehitable Holdred
Child: Abigail Smith
Child: Unknown Smith
Child: Unknown Smith
Child: Unknown Smith
Child: Unknown Smith
Child: Unknown Smith
Child: Unknown Smith
Date: 25 JAN 1670
Source: #S166
Page: 59


Note N4019Jonathan (2) Smith, who married, January 25, 1670, Mehitable Holdred. Jonathan was brickmaker by trade and settled in Exeter. They had seven children, of whom the fourth was Abigail (Wentworth - p59)

Died Cause: Y. AFT 1689. Hampton, Rockingham, New Hampshire, USA.


  1. First-hand information as remembered by Robert Smith, Thursday, January 15, 2015. Replace this citation if there is another source.
Source S166
Author: Edward Norris Wentworth, Jr
Title: The Genalogy of Edward Norris Wentworth Junior
Publication: Location: Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA; Date: June 1928;
Repository: #R2
NOTE: Special Project Submitted in Courses in Community Life and Advance Biology at the University High School, University of Chicago
  • "Massachusetts Births and Christenings, 1639-1915," database, FamilySearch ( : 4 December 2014), Mehetabel Holdridge, 14 Apr 1652; citing HAVERHILL,ESSEX,MASSACHUSETTS, ; FHL microfilm 14,767.


Thank you to Steven Tibbetts for creating WikiTree profile Holdridge-49 through the import of tibbetts_2013-05-04.ged on May 4, 2013. Click to the Changes page for the details of edits by Steven and others.

  • Source: S39 Marjeana Rowse, Rowse Web Site

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    Family tree: 263708171-1 TID 0 Footnote Marjeana Rowse, Rowse Web Site ShortFootnote Marjeana Rowse, Rowse Web Site Bibliography Marjeana Rowse. Rowse Web Site. Mehitabel Smith (born Holdridge) Page Mehitabel Smith (born Holdridge) Certainty: 3 QUAL P Added via a Person Discovery
  • Source: S41 Geni World Family Tree (MyHeritage) The Geni World Family Tree is found on <A href="" target="_blank"></a>. Geni is owned and operated by MyHeritage. TID 0 Footnote Geni World Family Tree (MyHeritage) ShortFootnote Geni World Family Tree Bibliography Geni World Family Tree. MyHeritage. Page Mehitabel Smith (born Holdridge)Gender: FemaleAlias name: MihitableBirth: Apr 14 1652 - Haverhill, Essex County, Massachusetts Bay ColonyMarriage: Spouse: Jonathan Smith - Jan 25 1669 - Haverhill, Essex County, Massachusetts Bay ColonyDeath: After 1689 - Hampton, Province of New HampshireFather: <a>William Holdridge (born Holdred), Jr.</a>Mother: <a>Isabella Upham (born Howard)</a>Husband: <a>Jonathan Smith</a>Children: <a>Israel Smith</a>, <a>Jacob Smith</a>, <a>Ithiel Smith</a>, <a>Leah Blake (born Smith)</a>, <a>Oliver Smith</a>, <a>Abigail Blake (born Smith)</a>, <a>Jonathan Smith</a>, <a>Mehitable Clifford (born Smith)</a>, <a>Joseph Smith</a>Siblings: <a>Sarah Holdridge</a>, <a>Rebecca Elizabeth Morgan (born Holdridge)</a>, <a>John Holdridge</a>, <a>William Holdridge, III</a>, <a>Mary Holdridge</a>, <a>Abigail (born Holdridge)</a>, <a>Samuel Holdridge</a>

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On 2 Oct 2016 at 16:54 GMT Ellen Smith wrote:

Holdridge-76 and Holdridge-49 appear to represent the same person because: Same birth details, same husband.

On 21 Oct 2015 at 00:36 GMT Doug Stewart wrote:

Holdrege or Holdridge, families

Coat of Arms is the same. this family from England May be part of the Great Migration. Surname Holdred seems erroneous,

On 11 Aug 2015 at 07:26 GMT Vincent Piazza wrote:

Holdred-1 and Holdridge-76 appear to represent the same person because: he probably didn't have 2 different wives named Mehitable. LNAB needs attention.

Mehitabel is 24 degrees from Rosa Parks, 23 degrees from Anne Tichborne and 16 degrees from Victoria of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.

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