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Amelia (Smith) Downs (1892 - 1975)

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Amelia Downs formerly Smith
Born in Reefton, , Westland, New Zealandmap
Ancestors ancestors
[sibling(s) unknown]
Wife of — married in Geraldton, , Western Australia, Australiamap
Mother of
Died in Fremantle, , Western Australia, Australiamap
Profile last modified | Created 14 Oct 2013
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This biography was auto-generated by a GEDCOM import. It's a rough draft and needs to be edited.


Name: Amelia /Smith/ [1]


Date: 24 OCT 1892
Place: Reefton, , Westland, New Zealand
Note: Amelia was a few days short of 20 when her mother died, so it has to be 1892[2]


Date: 11 OCT 1975
Place: Fremantle, , Western Australia, Australia[3][4]


Husband: William Downs
Wife: Amelia Smith
Child: Anonymous Downs
Date: 1913
Place: Geraldton, , Western Australia, Australia[5][6]
Husband: Robert Smith
Wife: Elizabeth Ann Richards
Child: Amelia Smith
Date: 10 FEB 1892
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[7][8][9]


Reference: 47236


  • 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,
  • Source: S7 - Family Trees
  • Source: S833 LTR CALLOW, Clive ex SMITHs and HENDERSONs etc, Recipient: Lorna Henderson
  1. Source: #S2479 Page: SMITH/EDWARDS family, email to Clive C, copy rcvd Dec 2006
  2. Source: #S2479 SMITH/EDWARDS family, email to Clive C, copy rcvd Dec 2006
  3. Source: #S7 Dth 11 Oct 1975 Amelia DOWNS (nee SMITH), Fremantle, WA, from tee family tree of gregorytee69, online at, extracted Oct 2013
  4. 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
  5. Source: #S2479 Marr. Amelia SMITH & William DOWNS, from SMITH/EDWARDS family, email to Clive C, copy rcvd Dec 2006
  6. Source: #S5 Marr. 1913 Amelia SMITH & William DOWNS, reg. Geraldton, WA, #5, from Australia Marriage Index, 1788-1950, extracted Oct 2013
  7. Source: #S833 Robert SMITH/Elizabeth Ann RICHARDS, via a GenesReunited Contact, Dec 2006
  8. Source: #S2445 Marr. 1892 Robert SMITH and Elizabeth Ann RICHARDS, folio 2859, extracted Dec 2006
  9. Source: #S2479 Marr. 1892 Robert SMITH & Elizabeth Ann EDWARDS, copy rcvd Dec 2006


Thank you to Lorna Henderson for creating WikiTree profile Smith-52762 through the import of SMITHMarionYOUNGSONPlusSibs4WikiTreeOct2013.ged on Oct 13, 2013. Click to the Changes page for the details of edits by Lorna and others.

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