Place: Blackspoint, Reefton, Westland, New Zealand
Note: cert. shows Robert as a 24 yr old blacksmith of Blackspoint, Reefton, s/o Robert SMITH, labourer and Margaret m.s. HENDERSON, and born Wilstontown, Scotland; Elizabeth Ann is a 19 yr old dressmaker b Ross, Westland, resid. Blackspoint, Reefton, d/o John Thomas RICHARDS, miner and Elizabeth Jane m.s. EDWARDS. Wit: John Thomas RICHARDS miner of Blackspoint and Bessie HARRIS of Buller Rd, Reefton
Source: S2445 NZ Soc. Gen. NZ Marriages 1836-1956 CD
Source: S2479 EM SMITH/HENDERSON ex Betty H, Recipient: Lorna HENDERSON (1), Address: Fremantle, Western Australia,
Source: S5 Ancestry.com,
Source: S7 Ancestry.com - Family Trees
Source: S833 LTR CALLOW, Clive ex SMITHs and HENDERSONs etc, Recipient: Lorna Henderson
↑ Source: #S2479 Page: SMITH/EDWARDS family, email to Clive C, copy rcvd Dec 2006
↑ Source: #S2479 SMITH/EDWARDS family, email to Clive C, copy rcvd Dec 2006
↑ Source: #S5 Dth 1975 Amelia DOWNS, d/o Robert & Elizabeth A (no s'name given), Fremantle, WA, reg. 715/75 aged 82, from Australia Death Index, 1787-1985, extracted Oct 2013
↑ Source: #S2479 Marr. Amelia SMITH & William DOWNS, from SMITH/EDWARDS family, email to Clive C, copy rcvd Dec 2006
↑ Source: #S5 Marr. 1913 Amelia SMITH & William DOWNS, reg. Geraldton, WA, #5, from Australia Marriage Index, 1788-1950, extracted Oct 2013
↑ Source: #S833 Robert SMITH/Elizabeth Ann RICHARDS, via a GenesReunited Contact, Dec 2006
↑ Source: #S2445 Marr. 1892 Robert SMITH and Elizabeth Ann RICHARDS, folio 2859, extracted Dec 2006
↑ Source: #S2479 Marr. 1892 Robert SMITH & Elizabeth Ann EDWARDS, copy rcvd Dec 2006
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It may be possible to confirm family relationships with Amelia by comparing test results with other carriers of her mitochondrial DNA.
However, there are no known mtDNA test-takers in her direct maternal line.
It is likely that these autosomal DNA test-takers will share DNA with Amelia: