John Smith, son of Thomas and Martha Smith, was born on 2 October 1820 and baptised at St Leonard's Parish Church, Southminster, Essex on 8 October 1820.
He married Emma Braybrook at the Parish Church, Southminster, Essex on 18 November 1848.
He died in the Union Workhouse, Maldon, Essex on 16 April 1909.
↑ Baptism register (1813-1845) of St Leonard's Parish Church, Southminster, Essex, page 60 number 476. Register held at Essex Record Office. Digital copy accessed on SEAX http://seax.essexcc.gov.uk/ : document reference D/P 259/1/8
↑ England and Wales Marriage Registrations: GRO ref 1848 D Maldon 12 333. Marriage certificate held by Brian Bridge
↑ England and Wales Death Registrations: GRO ref 1909 J Maldon 4a 342.
Death certificate held by Brian Bridge
It may be possible to confirm family relationships with John by comparing test results with other carriers of his Y-chromosome or his mother's mitochondrial DNA.
However, there are no known yDNA or mtDNA test-takers in his direct paternal or maternal line.
It is likely that these autosomal DNA test-takers will share DNA with John: