John Henry Smith1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8

M, b. 14 November 1857, d. 16 November 1938
FatherJohn Smith9,10,11,12 b. 10 Dec 1826, d. 23 Sep 1890
MotherMargaret Bromley13,14 b. 25 May 1830, d. 2 Oct 1887
Relationship2nd great-granduncle of Taryn Lynn Phelan
ChartsJohn Smith Descendancy Chart
           John Henry Smith was born on 14 November 1857 at Gill Banks, Ulverston, Lancashire, England..1,15,16,17,18,19,20
     John Henry Smith appears as John H. Smith, age 3, in the census of 1861 at Ulverston, Lancashire, England,in the household of John Smith as his son.21
     John Henry Smith resided in 1861 at 16 Neville Street, Ulverston, Lancashire, England, with his father, his aunt Ellen Smith, and his brother Seth.21
     John Henry Smith appears as John H. Smith, age 13, in the census of 1871 at Dalton-In-Furness, Lancashire, England,in the household of John Smith as his son; Alexander Beatie, age 26, was enumerated as a lodger with this family. He was a police constable and was born in Scotland.3
     John Henry Smith resided in 1871 at Dalton-In-Furness, Lancashire, England, with his parents.3
     John Henry Smith witnessed the marriage of Seth Smith and Hannah Mary Rigg on 8 July 1878 at the Parish Church, Dalton-In-Furness, Lancaster, England; Witnesses were: John Henry Smith, brother of the groom, Elizabeth Jane Rigg, sister of the bride, William Robinson (Jane's future husband), and Dorothy Storey (John Henry's future wife). They were married by the Henry M. Burgess, Minister.22,23,24,25,26,27,28,29
     John Henry Smith, age 23, appears in the census of 1881 in 26 Paradise Street, Barrow-In-Furness, Lancashire, England, in the household of Thomas and Sarah Johnson and their son, Thomas. Seth was enumerated on this census as a boarder.4
     John Henry Smith resided in February 1882 at Woodland Station, Parish of A. Broughton West, Woodland, Lancashire, England.5 He married Dorothy Storey on 1 February 1882 at the Parish Church of Cartmel, Cartmel, Lancashire, England. They were married according to the Rites and Ceremonies of the Established Church, by Licencia, by W.P. Rigge, Vicar of Yorksburgh. Witnesses to the marriage were:
Seth Smith, nephew of the groom, and Mary Jane Storey..5,6,7,30
     John Henry Smith, age 36, appears as head of household in the census of 1891 in Drigg, Cumberland, England, with Dorothy Storey, Annie Smith, Frank Smith, Nellie Smith and Bessie Smith.6 John Henry Smith and Dorothy Storey resided in 1891 at Drigg Station, Drigg, England, with their children: Annie, Frank, Nellie, and Bessie.6
     John Henry Smith, age 43, appears as head of household in the census of 1901 in Drigg, Cumberland, England, with Dorothy Storey, Annie Smith, Frank Smith, Bessie Smith, Nellie Smith, Emily Smith, Jennie Smith and Mary Smith.7 John Henry Smith and Dorothy Storey resided in 1901 at Drigg Station, Drigg, England, and their children: Annie, Frank, Nellie, Bessie, Emily, Jennie, and Mary.7 According to Bernice Healey, her great uncle John Smith was a portrait painter who exhibited his work in a gallery in London.31
     John Henry Smith, age 53, appears as John Henry Smith, head of household in the census of 2 April 1911 in Drigg Railway Station, Drigg Holmrook, Cumberland, England, with Dorothy Storey, Bessie Smith, Emily Smith, Jennie Smith and Mary Smith.8
     John Henry Smith died on 16 November 1938 at Woodside, Drigg, Holmrook, Cumberland, England, at age 81.32

Family

Dorothy Storey b. c 1859
Children

Census Records

DateLocationMemo
1861Ulverston, Lancashire, EnglandJohn Henry Smith appears as John H. Smith, age 3, in the census of 1861 at Ulverston, Lancashire, England,in the household of John Smith as his son.21
1871Dalton-In-Furness, Lancashire, EnglandJohn Henry Smith appears as John H. Smith, age 13, in the census of 1871 at Dalton-In-Furness, Lancashire, England,in the household of John Smith as his son; Alexander Beatie, age 26, was enumerated as a lodger with this family. He was a police constable and was born in Scotland.3
188126 Paradise Street, Barrow-In-Furness, Lancashire, EnglandJohn Henry Smith, age 23, appears in the census of 1881 in 26 Paradise Street, Barrow-In-Furness, Lancashire, England, in the household of Thomas and Sarah Johnson and their son, Thomas. Seth was enumerated on this census as a boarder.4
1891Drigg, Cumberland, EnglandJohn Henry Smith, age 36, appears as head of household in the census of 1891 in Drigg, Cumberland, England, with Dorothy Storey, Annie Smith, Frank Smith, Nellie Smith and Bessie Smith.6
1901Drigg, Cumberland, EnglandJohn Henry Smith, age 43, appears as head of household in the census of 1901 in Drigg, Cumberland, England, with Dorothy Storey, Annie Smith, Frank Smith, Bessie Smith, Nellie Smith, Emily Smith, Jennie Smith and Mary Smith.7
1911Drigg Railway Station, Drigg Holmrook, Cumberland, EnglandJohn Henry Smith, age 53, appears as John Henry Smith, head of household in the census of 2 April 1911 in Drigg Railway Station, Drigg Holmrook, Cumberland, England, with Dorothy Storey, Bessie Smith, Emily Smith, Jennie Smith and Mary Smith.8

Residence Records

YearLocationDetails
186116 Neville Street, Ulverston, Lancashire, EnglandJohn Henry Smith resided in 1861 at 16 Neville Street, Ulverston, Lancashire, England, with his father, his aunt Ellen Smith, and his brother Seth.21
1871Dalton-In-Furness, Lancashire, EnglandJohn Henry Smith resided in 1871 at Dalton-In-Furness, Lancashire, England, with his parents.3
February 1882Woodland Station, Parish of A. Broughton West, Woodland, Lancashire, EnglandJohn Henry Smith resided in February 1882 at Woodland Station, Parish of A. Broughton West, Woodland, Lancashire, England.5
1891Drigg Station, Drigg, EnglandHe and Dorothy Storey resided in 1891 at Drigg Station, Drigg, England, with their children: Annie, Frank, Nellie, and Bessie.6
1901Drigg Station, Drigg, EnglandJohn Henry Smith and Dorothy Storey resided in 1901 at Drigg Station, Drigg, England, and their children: Annie, Frank, Nellie, Bessie, Emily, Jennie, and Mary.7

Citations

  1. [S647] John Henry Smith, Birth Certificate (21 December 1857).
  2. [S494] 1861 England Census, Lancashire County, Ulverston, England, GSU Roll 543090, John H. Smith.
  3. [S471] 1871 England Census, Lancashire County, Dalton-in-Furness, England, GSU Roll 848078.
  4. [S477] 1881 England Census, Lancashire County, Barrow-In-Furness, England, GSU Roll 1342024.
  5. [S646] Certificate, John Henry Smith and Dorothy Storey marriage of 1 February, 1882.
  6. [S479] 1891 England Census, Cumberland County, Drigg, England, GSU Roll 6099430.
  7. [S478] 1901 England Census, Cumberland County, Drigg, England.
  8. [S1089] 1911 England Census, Cumberland County, Drigg Holmrook, England.
  9. [S647] John Henry Smith, Birth Certificate, shows father as John Smith (21 December 1857).
  10. [S494] 1861 England Census, Lancashire County, Ulverston, England, GSU Roll 543090, shows the son of John Smith as John H. Smith.
  11. [S471] 1871 England Census, Lancashire County, Dalton-in-Furness, England, GSU Roll 848078, shows the son of John Smith as John H. Smith.
  12. [S646] Certificate, John Henry Smith and Dorothy Storey marriage of 1 February, 1882, shows father as John Smith.
  13. [S471] 1871 England Census, Lancashire County, Dalton-in-Furness, England, GSU Roll 848078, shows his mother as Margaret Smith.
  14. [S647] John Henry Smith, Birth Certificate, shows mother as Margaret Smith, formerly Bromley (21 December 1857).
  15. [S494] 1861 England Census, Lancashire County, Ulverston, England, GSU Roll 543090, shows age 3 and birthplace as Ulverston.
  16. [S471] 1871 England Census, Lancashire County, Dalton-in-Furness, England, GSU Roll 848078, shows age 13 and birthplace as Ulverston.
  17. [S477] 1881 England Census, Lancashire County, Barrow-In-Furness, England, GSU Roll 1342024, shows age 23 and birthplace as Ulverston, Lancashire.
  18. [S479] 1891 England Census, Cumberland County, Drigg, England, GSU Roll 6099430, shows age 33.
  19. [S478] 1901 England Census, Cumberland County, Drigg, England.
  20. [S1089] 1911 England Census, Cumberland County, Drigg Holmrook, England, shows age 53 and birrthplace as Ulverston, Lancashire.
  21. [S494] 1861 England Census, Lancashire County, Ulverston, England, GSU Roll 543090.
  22. [S229] Certificate, Seth Smith and Hannah Mary Rigg marriage of 8 July 1878.
  23. [S997] Family Search Website, online www.pilot.familysearch.org, England Marriages, 1700-1900; Seth Smith and Hannah Mary Rigg; Batch Number: M00516-5; Date Range: 1863-1905; Record Group: England VR; Film Number: 1471900.
  24. [S387] 1891 England Census, Lancashire County, Barrow-In-Furness, England, GSU Roll 6098598.
  25. [S283] Seth Smith household, 1900 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 431, sheet 5, dwelling 58, family 107, shows the couple as being married for 22 years.
  26. [S209] Waterbury, Connecticut City Directory, Page 480; shows widow of Seth Smith.
  27. [S233] Hannah Mary Rigg Smith, Hannah Smith's Death Certificate, shows widow of Seth Smith.
  28. [S319] Seth Smith Tombstone, Hillside Cemetery, Cheshire, Connecticut, Feb 25, 1857-Aug 17, 1909.
  29. [S236] The Waterbury Republican-American, 18 Mar 1935, shows widow of Seth Smith.
  30. [S1089] 1911 England Census, Cumberland County, Drigg Holmrook, England, shows the couple married for 29 years.
  31. [S614] Interview, Bernice Mahony Healey, 5 November 1994.
  32. [S1184] England & Wales, National Probate Calendar, 1858-1966 , John Henry Smith of Woodside, Drigg, Holmrook, Cumberland; shows death date as 16 November 1938.
  33. [S479] 1891 England Census, Cumberland County, Drigg, England, GSU Roll 6099430, shows the daughter of John H. Smith as Annie Smith.
  34. [S478] 1901 England Census, Cumberland County, Drigg, England.
  35. [S1550] Ontario, Canada, Marriages, Richard Haycock and Annie Smith; 10 November 1915, Village of Mimico, York, Canada; shows the bride's father as John H. Smith.
  36. [S479] 1891 England Census, Cumberland County, Drigg, England, GSU Roll 6099430, shows the son of John H. Smith as Frank Smith.
  37. [S478] 1901 England Census, Cumberland County, Drigg, England.
  38. [S479] 1891 England Census, Cumberland County, Drigg, England, GSU Roll 6099430, shows the daughter of John H. Smith as Nellie Smith.
  39. [S478] 1901 England Census, Cumberland County, Drigg, England.
  40. [S479] 1891 England Census, Cumberland County, Drigg, England, GSU Roll 6099430, shows the daughter of John H. Smith as Bessie Smith.
  41. [S478] 1901 England Census, Cumberland County, Drigg, England.
  42. [S1089] 1911 England Census, Cumberland County, Drigg Holmrook, England, shows the daughter of John Henry Smith as Bessie Smith.
  43. [S1089] 1911 England Census, Cumberland County, Drigg Holmrook, England, shows the daughter of John Henry Smith as Emily Smith.
  44. [S478] 1901 England Census, Cumberland County, Drigg, England.
  45. [S1089] 1911 England Census, Cumberland County, Drigg Holmrook, England, shows the daughter of John Henry Smith as Jennie Smith.
  46. [S478] 1901 England Census, Cumberland County, Drigg, England.