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John Smith (abt. 1801 - abt. 1845)

John Smith
Born about in Somerset, Englandmap [uncertain]
Son of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married 29 Jul 1821 in Bedminster, Somerset, Englandmap
Descendants descendants
Father of
Died about in Walcot, Somerset, England, United Kingdommap [uncertain]
Profile last modified | Created 3 Dec 2018
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John Smith was born in England.

John Smith was born to unknown parents about 1794 possibly in Somerset, England.

John Smith married Elizabeth Hill July 29, 1821 in Bedminster, Somerset, England.

John and Elizabeth had 8 children:

  • Henry bap Jul 14, 1822 Walcot
  • Jane bap Apr 251824 Walcot
  • Joseph bap Jul 16, 1826 Walcot
  • Elizabeth bap Jul 6 1828 Walcot
  • Emma bap Mar 13, 1831 Walcot
  • John bap Jun 23, 1833 Walcot
  • Sarah bap Aug 21, 1835 Walcot
  • Thomas born March qtr in Bath Vol 11 Page 54, mother's maiden name Hill

1841 Census, Walcot, Somerset, Residence: Wellington Place

  • John Smith M 45-49 Somerset
  • Elizabeth Smith F 35-39 Somerset
  • Henry Smith M 15-19 Somerset
  • Jane Smith F 15-19 Somerset
  • Joseph Smith M 15-19 Somerset
  • Elizabeth Smith F 14 Somerset
  • Emma Smith F 10 Somerset
  • John Smith M 8 Somerset
  • Sarah Smith F 6 Somerset
  • Thomas Smith M 1 Somerset

Research Notes

All children in 1841 Census line up with children baptised to John Smith and Elizabeth Hill. Last born Thomas verifies that Hill is maiden name of mother and that she married John Hill in 1821.

Baptism sources will be cited on each individual's page, but all were found using FamilySearch or Find My Past.


  • Citing this Record "England Marriages, 1538–1973 ," database, FamilySearch( : 10 February 2018), John Smith and Elizabeth Hill, 29 Jul 1821; citing Bedminster, Somerset, England, reference 116, index based upon data collected by the Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City; FHL microfilm 1,849,427.
  • Citing this Record "England and Wales Census, 1841," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 13 December 2017), John Smith, Walcot, Somerset, England; from "1841 England, Scotland and Wales census," database and images, findmypast ( : n.d.); citing PRO HO 107, The National Archives, Kew, Surrey.

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