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Thomas Smith was born in Northamptonshire, England.
Thomas Smith is one of twins.
Thomas Smith and his twin sister Mary were baptised on 26 February 1808 in Grafton Regis, Northamptonshire, England. There father William was 48 years old and their mother Martha was 44.
He married Elizabeth Meekins on 25 December 1825 in Grafton Regis when he was 17 years old.
They had 11 children in 17 years.
In the 1841 census he is living in Grafton Regis, with his wife Elizabeth & children George, Luke, Sarah, James, William and Elizabeth. .
He was a lawyer.
Thomas was 33 years old when his son John was born on 24 January 1842 in Grafton Regis, and 35 at the birth of his son John Thomas on 18 February 1844. His son John died on 24 February 1844 aged 2 and John Thomas died on 20 June 1844 aged 4 months. This was followed 2 months later by the death of his wife Elizabeth on 28 August 1844 in Grafton Regis. 4 years later his son William died on 8 May 1848 and his daughter Sarah 8 months later on 1 January 1849. Thomas was only 40 years old.
He died on 2 April 1871 in Northamptonshire, England.
↑ "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JMGB-4VN : 11 February 2018, Thomas Smith, 26 Feb 1808); citing , index based upon data collected by the Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City; FHL microfilm 845,460.
Name: Thomas Smith
Christening Date: 26 Feb 1808
Christening Date (Original): 26 FEB 1808
Christening Place: LEIGHTON BUZZARD, BEDFORD, ENGLAND
Father's Name: William Smith
Mother's Name: Martha
↑ "England and Wales Census, 1841," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M7Q3-1YH : 13 December 2017), Luke Smith in household of Thomas Smith, Grafton Regis, Northamptonshire, England; from "1841 England, Scotland and Wales census," database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing PRO HO 107, The National Archives, Kew, Surrey.
Name Luke Smith
Event Type Census
Event Date 1841
Event Place Grafton Regis, Northamptonshire, England
Residence Note Grafton Regis
Birth Year (Estimated) 1831
Registration District Potterspury
Parish Grafton Regis
Page Number 4
Registration Number HO107
Affiliate Record Type Household
Household. Role. Sex. Age. Birthplace
Thomas Smith M 35-39
Elizabeth Smith F 35-39 Northamptonshire
George Smith M 15-19 Northamptonshire
Luke Smith M 10 Northamptonshire
Sarah Smith F 10 Northamptonshire
James Smith M 5 Northamptonshire
William Smith M 5 Northamptonshire
Elizabeth Smith F 5 Northamptonshire