About John Josiah Smith
John Josiah Smith, son of William Smith and Eilizabeth (nee Bensted); b. 1804, m. 28 Jun 1824, In St George's Grahamstown, to Harriet O'Connor (b. 1803, d. 15 Dec 1863, Barbados); John d. 2 Apr 1845 in Grahamstown. He was the Deputy Assistant Commissary General for the British Army in this district. Harriet was the step-daughter of Capt Bagot, also members of William Smith's party of 1820 settlers.
William Jervois Resident Genealogist Albany Museum, Somerset Street, Grahamstown 6139, South Africa