Benjamin Smith, Sr. (1724 - 1796) MP

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Birthplace: Eastham, Barnstable County, Province of Massachusetts
Death: Died in Sandisfield, Berkshire County, Massachusetts, United States
Managed by: Jason Peter Herbert
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Immediate Family

About Benjamin Smith, Sr.

DAR Ancestor #: A104746

Links

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From his Thomas Rogers Society page:

http://www.thomasrogerssociety.com/p10.htm#i282

Benjamin Smith [1]

  • M,
  • b. 3 October 1724,
  • d. 10 February 1796

Benjamin Smith was born on 3 October 1724 at Eastham. He was the son of James Smith and Hannah Rogers.

Benjamin Smith married Ruth Snow, daughter of Stephen Snow and Margaret Elkins, on 30 November 1745 at Eastham.

Benjamin Smith died on 10 February 1796 at Sandisfield at age 71.

Children of Benjamin Smith and Ruth Snow

  • 1. Dorcas Smith b. 23 Aug 1746
  • 2. Ruth Smith b. 6 Sep 1748
  • 3. Rebecca Smith b. 13 Aug 1750
  • 4. Benjamin Smith b. 8 Dec 1752
  • 5. Amasa Smith b. 24 Nov 1754
  • 6. Lot Smith b. 29 Feb 1756
  • 7. Sarah Smith b. 14 Sep 1758
  • 8. Elizabeth Smith b. 29 Mar 1762
  • 9. Ruben Smith b. 17 Jan 1765
  • 10. Elkins Smith b. 1767, d. 14 Jul 1768
  • 11. Susanna Smith b. 1770

Citations

  • 1. [S1] Ann T. [Revised by], (Originally compiled by Alice W. A. Westgate) Reeves, Mayflower Families Through Five Generations: Descendants of the Pilgrims who landed at Plymouth, Mass. December 1620: Family of Thomas Rogers (Plymouth, MA: General Society of Mayflower Descendants, 2000), p. 104. Hereinafter cited as Rogers-Silver.
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Benjamin Smith, Sr.'s Timeline

1724
October 3, 1724
Eastham, Barnstable County, Province of Massachusetts
1745
November 30, 1745
Age 21
Eastham, Barnstable County, Province of Massachusetts
1746
August 17, 1746
Age 21
Sandisfield, Berkshire County, Province of Massachusetts
1748
September 6, 1748
Age 23
Sandisfield, Berkshire County, Province of Massachusetts
1750
August 13, 1750
Age 25
Sandisfield, Berkshire County, Province of Massachusetts
1752
December 8, 1752
Age 28
Sandisfield, Berkshire County, Province of Massachusetts
1754
November 24, 1754
Age 30
Sandisfield, Berkshire County, Province of Massachusetts
1756
February 29, 1756
Age 31
Sandisfield, Berkshire County, Province of Massachusetts
1758
September 14, 1758
Age 33
Sandisfield, Berkshire County, Province of Massachusetts
1762
March 29, 1762
Age 37
Sandisfield, Berkshire County, Province of Massachusetts