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William Smythe (abt. 1230 - abt. 1274)

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Sir William (William III) "of Carrington" Smythe
Born about in Carrington, Cheshire, Englandmap
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[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
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Died about in Carrington, Cheshire, Englandmap
Smythe-227 created 5 May 2012 | Last modified
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William III Smythe is a member of royalty, nobility or aristocracy in the British Isles.
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Note of caution

This profile is currently connected to what the great genealogist J H Round called the "The Carington Imposture", a famous fraudulent pedigree. See his Peerage and Pedigrees Vol. II, starting at page 134. At least some of the people in that pedigree never existed and others are represented inaccurately.

If this is a real person then it will be important to get the evidence together and then start prying the real person away from the fraudulent part, which should of course be separated from all real people.


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On 17 Aug 2017 at 09:36 GMT John Cherry wrote:

I removed the marriage date as it was regisgtering as an error - after grooms death

On 15 Oct 2014 at 20:12 GMT Bree Ogle wrote:

Caryngton-5 and Smythe-227 appear to represent the same person because: Duplicate

William III is 23 degrees from Kevin Bacon, 21 degrees from Joseph Broussard, 27 degrees from Helmut Jungschaffer and 21 degrees from Queen Elizabeth II Windsor on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.

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