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Joseph Smith b:abt 1753 in Bedstone, Shorpshire, Eng.
Posted by: Robert Holbrook (ID *****3675) Date: August 26, 2012 at 08:07:53
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Looking for information on Joseph Smith, wife Ann and there family.

Joseph SMITH was born about 1753 in Bedstone, Shorpshire, England. He died on 15 Nov 1795 in Shropshire, England. Joseph Smith and Ann his wife had 7 children, 4 boys and 3 girls.

Their children were; John b: 1779, Thomas b:1780, Mary b:1782, Samual b:1784, James b:1787, Ann b:1788 & Elizabeth b:1790. Joseph's wife Ann last name is not known.

The records of the children are in the Shropshire, England: Parish and Probate Records. The birth date is the Baptism date in this file.

A Joseph Smith died 15 Feb. 1795 in this record. This could be our Joseph Smith as his last child was born in 1790. He would be 40 years old.

Ann, his wife, was born about 1757 in Bedstone, Shorpshire, England. Joseph SMITH and Ann had the following children:

              i.       John SMITH was christened on 28 Mar 1779 in Bedstone, Shorpshire, England.
(our line)       ii.       Thomas SMITH was born on 10 Nov 1780 in Bedstone, Shorpshire, England. He was the 2nd child and 2nd son of Joseph Smith and Ann.

He was baptized on 10 Nov 1780 in Shropshire, England. Thomas & Catharine his wife were alive in 1851 census. He has two of his children living with him, John and Edward, they are not married at this time.

Catharine White was born in 1776 in Welshampton, Shorpshire, England. Thomas and Catharine were married 20 July 1802 in Welshampton, Shorpshire, England. They had 9 children, 7 boys & 2 girls. They were; Thomas, Thomas, Mary, Hannah, Richard, John, William b:1815, Edward b:1816, Henry, & Margaret. Margaret was born in 1821.

In the 1841 England census Thomas and Catharine are living in Ellesmere, Shropshire, England and have three children living with them, they are; Edward, John & Margaret.

In the 1851 England census they had two children living with them, John and Edward. John & Edward are not married at this time. Thomas is a Farmer of 10 acres of land. The boys are Ag Laborers.

In the 1861 England census they are not found. They would now be in there 80's. We do not know much else about them.

Thomas SMITH and Catharine WHITE had the following children:

              i.       Thomas SMITH was christened on 4 Nov 1804 in Welshampton, Shropshire, England. He was baptized into the LDS church on 19 Jun 1976. He was endowed on 10 Aug 1976. He was sealed to parents on 2 Sep 1976. He died CHILD.
              ii.       Thomas SMITH was christened on 25 May 1806 in Wellington, Shropshire, England. He was baptized into the LDS church on 11 Apr 1964. He was endowed on 30 May 1964. He was sealed to parents on 11 Dec 1964.
              iii.       Mary SMITH was christened on 5 Feb 1809 in Welshampton, Shropshire, England. She was baptized into the LDS church on 16 Jul 1976. She was endowed on 18 Sep 1976. She was sealed to parents on 7 Oct 1976.
              iv.       Hannah SMITH was christened on 10 Apr 1811 in Wellington, Shropshire, England. She was baptized into the LDS church on 28 Mar 1974. She was endowed on 9 May 1974. She was sealed to parents on 15 Jul 1974.
              v.       Richard SMITH was christened on 19 Apr 1812 in Wellington, Shropshire, England. He was baptized into the LDS church on 11 Apr 1964. He was endowed on 30 May 1964. He was sealed to parents on 11 Dec 1964.
              vi.       John SMITH was christened on 25 May 1814 in Ellesmere, Shropshire, England. He was baptized into the LDS church on 21 Aug 1975. He was endowed on 23 Sep 1975. He was sealed to parents on 22 Oct 1975.
       8       vii.       William SMITH.
              viii.       Edward SMITH was born on 17 Apr 1816 in Ellesmere, Shropshire, England.
              ix.       Henry SMITH was christened on 22 Feb 1820 in Wellington, Shropshire, England. He was baptized into the LDS church on 20 Nov 1976. He was endowed on 25 Jan 1977. He was sealed to parents on 12 Feb 1977.
              x.       Margaret SMITH was born in 1821 in Ellesmere, Shropshire, England.


              iii.       Mary SMITH was christened on 24 Nov 1782 in Bedstone, Shorpshire, England. She was buried on 24 Nov 1782 in Shropshire, England. It appears that Mary died the same day as she was born.
              iv.       Samuell SMITH was christened on 22 Oct 1784 in Bedstone, Shorpshire,                             England.
              v.       James SMITH was christened on 11 Mar 1787 in Bedstone, Shorpshire,                             England.
              vi.       Ann SMITH was christened on 19 Oct 1788 in Bedstone, Shorpshire,                             England.
              vii.       Elizabeth SMITH was christened on 18 Jul 1790 in Bedstone, Shorpshire,                             England.

Thanks, Robert Mc. Holbrook & Geraldine E. Smith
E-maile us at, rmcholbrook@comcast.net


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