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John Smith (abt. 1806 - 1884)

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John Smith
Born about in Boxford, Suffolk, Englandmap
Son of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married in Stoke-by-Nayland, Suffolk, Englandmap
Died in Essex, Englandmap
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Biography

  • Marriage: 13 Apr 1832 St Mary, Stoke-by-Nayland, Suffolk, England
  • Marriage Note: John Smith a bachelor from Boxford and Mary Sowman a spinster from Stoke-By-Nayland.
  • Witnesses: William Smith and Maria Sowman
  • Census: 1841 John Smith (35, born in County) Agricultural Labourer, with his wife Mary (30, born in County) and 2 children in Wickerset Green, Boxford, Suffolk. Children: Benjamin (7) and Eliza (1)
  • Census: 1851 John Smith (44, born Boxford) Agricultural Labourer, with his wife Mary (36, born Polstead) and 3 children at Old Heath, Colchester (St Giles), Essex. Children: Mary (19), Eliza (11) and John (4)
  • Census: 1861 John Smith (55, born Boxford) Shepherd, with his wife Mary (55) and son John (14) at Blackheath, Fingringhoe, Essex
  • Census: 1871 John Smith (65, born Boxford) Shepherd, with his wife Mary (59, born Boxford) in Berechurch Road, Berechurch, Essex
  • Census: 1881 John Smith (75, born Polstead) Farm Labourer, a widower living on his own in Berechurch Road, Berechurch, Essex
  • Death: 1884 Regd. Colchester Registration District (Mar, 4a, 229, aged 77)


Sources

  • Research (1970’s) based on original parish records by Robert J. Sowman of Wellington, New Zealand while studying in England.
  • Research (1982-1991) based on original source documents by Barbara C Sowman (nee Smith) of Buckinghamshire and Lincolnshire.
  • Research (2003-2016) based on original source documents by S. C. Harvey at the Suffolk Record Office.
  • The International Genealogical Index (IGI) [1]
  • FamilySearch [2]
  • FamilySearch [3]
  • FreeBMD Search [4]
  • FreeReg Marriage entry [5]


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