John Smith

John Smith (bef. 1776 - 1858)

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John Smith
Born before in Oxford, New Haven Co., Connecticutmap
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Husband of — married 1798 in Derby New Haven County Connecticut, United Statesmap
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Died in Oxford, New Haven Co., Connecticut, United Statesmap
Profile last modified 11 Jun 2016 | Created 22 Jul 2015
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Biography

John SMITH [1][2][3][4][5] was christened [6] 26 Jul 1776 in Oxford Congregational Church, Oxford New Haven Co., Connecticut. He died [7][8] 6 Mar 1858 and was buried [9][10] in Great Hill Cemetery, Seymour, New Haven, Connecticut, United States. John married Anny FANTON.

Birth: Jan. 26, 1776, Oxford, New Haven County Connecticut, USA

Parents: Christopher Smith 1735-1820 Abigail Harger Smith 1737-1823

Siblings: Abigail Smith Perkins 1767-1829*

Spouse: Anny Fanton Smith 1775-1858

Children: Nancy Smith 1800-1858* never married Christopher Smith 1802-1866 m. Lucinda Bunnell Stephen Smith 1804-1861* m. Ruth Ann Summers Laura SMITH(1) 1805 - died at age 2 Ephraim Smith 1807 - 1883* Lucy Smith 1808-1810 Grant Stent Smith 1809-1881* Sheldon Smith 1811-1895* m Susan Baldwin John Smith 1815-1890* Laura Smith 1818-1896* never married

Death: Mar. 6, 1858 , Oxford, New Haven County Connecticut, USA. Buried at Great Hill Cemetery Seymour, New Haven County, Connecticut, USA

Sources

  1. 1820 Derby Census. " ... Luther Fowler Anson Gillette John Smith Richard Holbrook John Holbrook Abram English Josiah Nettleton James Beardsley." This part of Holbrook Road and Rock House Hill Road was part of Derby until 1844. Compare to Great Hill on 1852 Oxford Map.
  2. 1830 Derby Census. " ... Luther Fowler Anson Gillette John Smith Daniel Holbrook John Holbrook Judson English Abraham English Josiah Nettleton James Beardslee." This part of Holbrook Road and Rock House Hill Road was part of Derby until 1844. Compare to Great Hill on 1852 Oxford Map.
  3. 1840 Derby Census. " ... Judson English Sheldon Chatfield Benjamin F. Holbrook Daniel L. Holbrook John Smith Anson Gillette Luther Fowler." This part of Holbrook Road and Rock House Hill Road was part of Derby until 1844. Compare to Great Hill on 1852 Oxford Map.
  4. 1850 Oxford Census. "Farmer."
  5. W. C. Sharpe, History of Oxford (Seymour, CT, Record Print, 1885), p. 142. http://www.our-oxford.info/Books/sharpe/toc.html. " ... married Anna Fanton, of White Hills ..." http://www.our-oxford.info/Books/sharpe/142.html.
  6. W. C. Sharpe, History of Oxford, p. 17. "The Congregational Church. BAPTISMS ... ... 1776 ... July 26th John Son to Christopher Smith." http://www.our-oxford.info/Books/sharpe/017.html.
  7. Frank F. O'Brien, 1934 WPA Headstone Inscriptions - Great Hill Cemetery, p. 92. http://oxfordpast.net/ghcemscan92.html.
  8. Donald Lines Jacobus, Families of Ancient New Haven ([CD]Baltimore, Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., 1981[originally]Rome, N.Y. and New Haven, Conn., 1922-1932), vol 7, p 1626.
  9. Frank F. O'Brien, 1934 WPA Headstone Inscriptions - Great Hill Cemetery, p. 92. http://oxfordpast.net/ghcemscan92.html.
  10. Great Hill Cemetery Photograph - Seymour, CT. http://oxfordpast.net/cem8734.html.

See also:

  • Find A Grave Memorial# 16478143

Acknowledgments

Thanks to Greg Rose for editing this profile. John and Gregory are second cousins 8 times removed. Click the Changes tab for the details of contributions by Greg and others.



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