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John Smith (1715 - 1785)

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John Smith
Born in Woodbridge, Middlesex, New Jerseymap
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Husband of — married in Woodbridge, Middlesex, New Jerseymap
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Died in Woodbridge, Middlesex, New Jersey, United Statesmap [uncertain]
Profile last modified | Created 14 Mar 2011
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John was born in 1715. He was the son of Benjamin Smith and Sarah Shotwell. He passed away in 1785.


Father: Benjamin Smith
Mother: Sarah Shotwell
Marriage: 19 Apr 1712
Location: Woodbridge, New Jersey


User ID: 5CB7AA3C-5B8C-47AF-83A7-870B0379CE7E
Record ID Number: MH:IF12736
Date: 22 AUG 1715 [1]
User ID: B0359CD3-57DC-4CAC-9E3F-861D83E27B92
Record ID Number: MH:IF4189
Date: 22 AUG 1715


User ID: D4C6B923-E30D-42F7-AF15-5C18B22DFA55
Record ID Number: MH:IF12737
Date: ABT 1785 [2]
User ID: 90CFFDB9-2CC7-4CB8-8813-657012C4C838
Record ID Number: MH:IF4190
Date: ABT 1785


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North American Family Histories 1500- 2000 pub. - source citation - Lineage Book of the Charter Members of the DAR Vol 077


  • Thank you to Adri Oldershaw and Kitty Smith for contributions to this profile. This person was created through the import of MildredMcEwan.ged on 02 April 2011.
  • WikiTree profile Smith-21048 created through the import of Book of Bull.ged on Sep 19, 2011 by Tracy Pindar. See the Changes page for the details of edits by Tracy and others.
  • WikiTree profile Smith-21062 created through the import of Book of Bull.ged on Sep 19, 2011 by Tracy Pindar. See the Changes page for the details of edits by Tracy and others.


The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, "Ancestral File," database, FamilySearch ( : accessed 11 February 2018), entry for John SMITH (13JT-X1C); record merged from multiple submissions.

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