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Elizabeth (McLellan) Smith (1764 - 1833)

Elizabeth "Betsy" Smith formerly McLellan
Born in Gorham, Cumberland, Massachusetts Baymap
Ancestors ancestors
Wife of — married 11 May 1782 in Gorham, Mainemap
Descendants descendants
Died at age 69 in Limington, York, Maine, United Statesmap
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Elizabeth McLellan was born on 18 April 1764 in Gorham, Maine. Her parents were James and Abigail McLellan[1].

She married John McCurdy Smith on 11 May 1782[2]. They had fourteen children[3]:

1. Eunice, born 19 Jul 1782; married John Edwards
2. James, born 19 Feb 1785
3. Bryce, born 3 Oct 1786
4. John McCurdy, born 21 Jun 1788
5. Hugh McLellan, born 4 Oct 1790; married Eunice Bacon
6. Elizabeth, born 26 Jun 1793; married Ezra Davis Hanscom
7. Alexander, born 18 Mar 1795; married Mary Davis
8. Harriet, born 8 Apr 1797; married William Elwell
9. Abigail, born 8 Apr 1797; married John Cobb
10. Royal Brewster, born 7 Aug 1801
11. William McLellan, born 25 Sep 1803
12. Margaret, born 1 Jun 1799
13. George, born 30 Jul 1805
14. Emeline, born 1809; married Simon Milliken

Elizabeth passed away on 2 December 1833 in Limington, Maine[3].


  1. "Maine Births and Christenings, 1739-1900," database, FamilySearch ( : 10 February 2018), Elizabeth Mclellan, 18 Apr 1764; citing Gorham, Cumberland, Maine; FHL microfilm 10,930.
  2. "Maine Marriages, 1771-1907," database, FamilySearch ( : 10 February 2018), John Smith and Elisabeth Mclellan, 11 May 1782; citing , reference 34; FHL microfilm 10,928.
  3. 3.0 3.1 Taylor, Robert L. Early Families of Limington, Maine. Westminster, Maryland: Heritage Books, 2007. Page 308.

See also:

  • History of Gorham, Maine by Hugh D. McLellan; published online by Google Books; original publisher: Smith & Sale, Printers, Portland, Maine, 1902.

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McLellan-62 and McLellan-1693 appear to represent the same person because: Same DOB, parents, DOD.
posted by Liat Boucher
McLellan-131 and McLellan-62 appear to represent the same person because: information is identical
posted by Robin Kabrich

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