Thomas Smith

Thomas Smith (1843 - 1914)

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Thomas Smith
Born in Newland, Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire, Englandmap
Ancestors ancestors
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married 1867 in New Zealandmap
Husband of — married 1894 (to 1914) in Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealandmap
Descendants descendants
Died in Timaru, New Zealandmap
Profile last modified 23 Sep 2019 | Created 15 Oct 2015 | Last significant change: 23 Sep 2019
06:15: Marion Hansen added Walter Vernon Jackson Smith (1907-1987) as child for Thomas Smith (1843-1914). [Thank Marion for this]
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Thomas Smith was baptised 5 Nov 1843 son of John & Eliza. Residence: Cleaver's End Green, Occupation: Miner. C.W. Grove, Curate - at Chapel: Clearwell, Glos.

Thomas Smith was a passenger on the Matoaka to New Zealand, occupation: miner. In Christchurch, New Zealand he had a Flour Mill. He later worked in a Flour Mill in Timaru.

Thomas had sixteen children to his first wife, Ellen (nee NASH). He had six children to his second wife whose name was also Ellen (nee GREGG).


Forest of Dean Parish Records. Passenger list of the MATOAKA.


Thank you to Kitty Smith for contributions to this profile. Cooper-1 20:15, 18 April 2016 (EDT)

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On 19 Apr 2016 at 00:23 GMT Kitty (Cooper) Smith wrote:

Smith-91048 and Smith-91047 appear to represent the same person because: these appear to be duplicates. I think Smith-91047 was created as a father in error for Ellen Murfitt-42. This was actually her husband. Please merge Smith-91048 into Smith-91047 as her husband. Thank you!

Rejected matches › Thomas Hoover Smith (1843-)

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