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

M, b. 10 December 1826, d. 23 September 1890
John Smith
MotherMargaret Smith9,10 b. c 1803, d. 3 May 1871
Relationship3rd great-grandfather of Taryn Lynn Phelan
ChartsJohn Smith Descendancy Chart
           John Smith was born on 10 December 1826 at Township of Penwortham, Preston, Lancashire, England..11,12,13,14,15,16,17,18,19,20 He was baptized on 11 February 1827 at Penwortham, Lancashire, England. By James T. Wareing.2,1
     John Smith appears as John, age 12, in the census of 1841 at Leyland, Penwortham, Lancashire, England,in the household of Elizabeth Smith, his maternal aunt.3   
     John Smith, age 25, appears in the census of 1851 in 43 Old Hale, Broughton, Lancashire, England, with the family of James and Alice Walmsley.4   
     John Smith married Margaret Bromley, daughter of Seth Bromley and Elizabeth Blackburn, on 22 July 1856 at Saint Mary the Virgin Church, Parish of Eccelston, Eccleston, Lancashire, England. They were married by J. Sparling. Witnesses were Ellen Smith (sister of groom) and Thomas ?5,7,8,21,22,23,24
     John Smith, age 33, appears as head of household in the census of 1861 in Ulverston, Lancashire, England, with Ellen Smith, John Henry Smith and Seth Smith. (an unknown value.)25   
     John Smith, age 44, appears as head of household in the census of 1871 in Dalton-In-Furness, Lancashire, England, with Margaret Bromley and John Henry Smith. Alexander Beatie, age 26, was enumerated as a lodger with this family. He was a police constable and was born in Scotland.7   
     John Smith, age 54, appears as head of household in the census of 1881 in Dalton-In-Furness, Lancashire, England, with Margaret Bromley.8   
     In the will of Henry Bamford on 3 February 1885 at Lancashire, England, John Smith was listed as an heir; Executors to the will were his son Robert Bamford and his nephew John Smith.26 He was an informant to the death of Margaret Bromley, his wife, on 2 October 1887 at 54 Chapel Street, Dalton, Lancashire, England; from chronic myelitis and exhaustion.27
     John Smith wrote a will on 2 February 1890 at Barrow-In-Furness, Lancashire, England. Seth Smith and John Henry Smith were listed as heirs. His son Seth was the executor of his will.28
     John Smith died on 23 September 1890 at 25 Marsh Street, Barrow-In-Furness, Lancashire, England, at age 63 from Menier's Disease and heart failure, according to his pension file. His death certificate states that he was suffering from heart and kidney disease.29,30,31 He was buried at Dalton-In-Furness, Cumbria, England.

Family

Margaret Bromley b. 25 May 1830, d. 2 Oct 1887
Children

Census Records

DateLocationMemo
1841Leyland, Penwortham, Lancashire, EnglandJohn Smith appears as John, age 12, in the census of 1841 at Leyland, Penwortham, Lancashire, England,in the household of Elizabeth Smith, his maternal aunt.3
185143 Old Hale, Broughton, Lancashire, EnglandJohn Smith, age 25, appears in the census of 1851 in 43 Old Hale, Broughton, Lancashire, England, with the family of James and Alice Walmsley.4
1861Ulverston, Lancashire, EnglandJohn Smith, age 33, appears as head of household in the census of 1861 in Ulverston, Lancashire, England, with Ellen Smith, John Henry Smith and Seth Smith. (an unknown value.)25
1871Dalton-In-Furness, Lancashire, EnglandJohn Smith, age 44, appears as head of household in the census of 1871 in Dalton-In-Furness, Lancashire, England, with Margaret Bromley and John Henry Smith. Alexander Beatie, age 26, was enumerated as a lodger with this family. He was a police constable and was born in Scotland.7
1881Dalton-In-Furness, Lancashire, EnglandJohn Smith, age 54, appears as head of household in the census of 1881 in Dalton-In-Furness, Lancashire, England, with Margaret Bromley.8

Citations

  1. [S983] England Births and Christenings: John Smith, 11 February 1827, Penwortham, Ancestry.com.
  2. [S1150] John Smith Baptism Record: Research done by Peter Bamford, Lytham, Lancashire, England at the Lancashire Record Office and sent to Taryn L. Phelan on 17 May 2010, 11 February 1827, Lancashire County Record Office.
  3. [S489] 1841 England Census, Lancashire, Penwortham, England, GSU Roll 20, 306913.
  4. [S485] 1851 England Census, Lancashire County, Broughton, England, GSU Roll 87293-87294.
  5. [S507] Certificate, John Smith and Margaret Bromley marriage of 22 Jul 1856.
  6. [S494] 1861 England Census, Lancashire County, Ulverston, England, GSU Roll 543090, John Smith.
  7. [S471] 1871 England Census, Lancashire County, Dalton-in-Furness, England, GSU Roll 848078.
  8. [S477] 1881 England Census, Lancashire County, Dalton-In-Furness, England, GSU Roll 1342023.
  9. [S1150] John Smith Baptism Record: shows mother as Margaret Smith, singlewoman, 11 February 1827, Lancashire County Record Office.
  10. [S983] England Births and Christenings: John Smith, shows mother as Margaret Smith, Ancestry.com.
  11. [S1150] John Smith Baptism Record: shows his birthdate as 10 Dec 1826, 11 February 1827, Lancashire County Record Office.
  12. [S489] 1841 England Census, Lancashire, Penwortham, England, GSU Roll 20, 306913.
  13. [S485] 1851 England Census, Lancashire County, Broughton, England, GSU Roll 87293-87294, shows age 23.
  14. [S494] 1861 England Census, Lancashire County, Ulverston, England, GSU Roll 543090, shows age 33 and birthplace as Leyland, Lancashire.
  15. [S471] 1871 England Census, Lancashire County, Dalton-in-Furness, England, GSU Roll 848078, shows age 44 and Leyland, Lancashire as birthplace.
  16. [S477] 1881 England Census, Lancashire County, Dalton-In-Furness, England, GSU Roll 1342023, shows age 54 and Penwortham as birthplace.
  17. [S235] Seth Smith entry, Death Certificate Deaths in the Town of Waterbury, Volume 5, January 1907-December 1910, Page 158 (16 August 1909).
  18. [S624] Lancashire Police Department, John Smith's Police History, Lancashire, England, Reference PLA 11/10, Page 49: PLA 11/10, Page 49; shows Penwortham as birthplace.
  19. [S645] Lancashire Police Department, John Smith's Pension Record, Lancashire, England, Reference PLA 14/19/2, Page 232: shows Penwortham as birthplace.
  20. [S667] John Smith, John Smith Death Certificate, shows age 62.
  21. [S490] International Genealogical Index (IGI) John Smith and Margaret Bromley,Parish of Eccleston (Near Chorley); Parish Registers of Ecdleston (near CHolrey), 1603-1938.
  22. [S623] Lancashire Parish Clerk Project, Marriages at St. Michael and All Angels, Register: Marriages 1837-1873, Page 144, Entry 288: John Smith and Margaret Bromley, 22 July 1856.
  23. [S624] Lancashire Police Department, John Smith's Police History, Lancashire, England, Reference PLA 11/10, Page 49: PLA 11/10, Page 49; shows married with one child.
  24. [S641] Margaret Smith, Margaret Smith's Death Certificate, shows wife of John Smith.
  25. [S494] 1861 England Census, Lancashire County, Ulverston, England, GSU Roll 543090.
  26. [S1113] Will of Henry Bamford: transcribed by Peter Bamford (e-mail address) and graciously shared via E-mail to TYaryn L. Phelan on 14 April 2010.
  27. [S641] Margaret Smith, Margaret Smith's Death Certificate.
  28. [S1117] Will of John Smith: Transcribed and sent via E-mail by Peter Bamford, Lytham, Lancashire, England (e-mail address) to Taryn L. Phelan 14 April 2010.
  29. [S645] Lancashire Police Department, John Smith's Pension Record, Lancashire, England, Reference PLA 14/19/2, Page 232.
  30. [S388] England and Wales, Free BMD Death Index:1837-1983: John Smith, 1890 (Jul-Aug-Sep Quarter); Volume 8e, Page 530.
  31. [S667] John Smith, John Smith Death Certificate, shows died from heart and kidney disease.
  32. [S494] 1861 England Census, Lancashire County, Ulverston, England, GSU Roll 543090, shows the son of John Smith as Seth Smith.
  33. [S229] Certificate, Seth Smith and Hannah Mary Rigg marriage of 8 July 1878, shows father as John Smith.
  34. [S997] Family Search Website, online www.pilot.familysearch.org, England Marriages, 1700-1900; Seth Smith and Hannah Mary Rigg; shows the groom's father as John Smith.
  35. [S647] John Henry Smith, Birth Certificate, shows father as John Smith (21 December 1857).
  36. [S494] 1861 England Census, Lancashire County, Ulverston, England, GSU Roll 543090, shows the son of John Smith as John H. Smith.
  37. [S471] 1871 England Census, Lancashire County, Dalton-in-Furness, England, GSU Roll 848078, shows the son of John Smith as John H. Smith.
  38. [S646] Certificate, John Henry Smith and Dorothy Storey marriage of 1 February, 1882, shows father as John Smith.