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John Rockwell Smith Sr. (1808 - 1892)

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John Rockwell Smith Sr.
Born in Hollis, Hillsborough, NHmap
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Husband of — married 1 Sep 1836 in Lexington, Fayette, KYmap
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Died [location unknown]
Profile last modified 8 Sep 2019 | Created 1 Apr 2013 | Last significant change: 8 Sep 2019
12:40: Cindy (Bourque) Cooper edited the Biography for John Rockwell Smith Sr. (1808-1892). (Added = to heading.) [Thank Cindy for this]
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Amherst college 1826. Resided in Lexington, KY from the early 1840s. In 1879, he lived in Vermont, MO.

Doctor at Paris, then Lexington, KY

DNA Confirmation

A descendant matches all the kits in YDNA group NE18, Rhode Island Christopher Smith (imm. from Stratford Upon Avon) on page 2 of SmithConnections Northeastern DNA Project, #N74787.


Find-A-Grave Virtual Cemetery memorial #98387913 in Lexington Cem, Lexington, Fayette, KY


Thank you to Kitty Smith for contributions to this profile.

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