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Nehemiah Smith, II

Birthplace: New Haven, CT, USA
Death: Died in Norwich, CT, USA
Place of Burial: Smith Lake Cemetery, Groton, New London, CT, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of Rev. Nehemiah Smith and Ann Smith
Husband of Lydia Smith (Winchester) and Elizabeth Smith (Haynes)
Father of Lydia Smith; Nehemiah Smith, III; Samuel Smith; Daniel Smith; Margaret Smith and 1 other
Brother of Elizabeth Dennis; Martha or Mary Smith; Hannah Smith; Lydia Smith; Ann Smith and 7 others

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About Nehemiah Smith, II

Nehemiah Smith, born in New Haven, 1646, came to Groton with his parents about 1656. He married Oct. 24, 1669, Lydia Winchester, daughter of Alexander Winchester, of Roxbury, Mass. He served in the Colonial militia and held various offices in the town as justice of the peace, representative to the General Assembly from New London, 1705, and Groton, 1707, and town clerk of Groton, 1707 to 1718. He married, second, Mrs. Elizabeth Haynes, Sept. 7, 1724, and died Aug. 8, 1727. They are buried in Smith Lake cemetery, Groton.

source: History of the town of Ledyard, 1650-1900

By John Avery
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Nehemiah Smith, II's Timeline

October 25, 1646
New Haven, CT, USA
October 28, 1669
Age 23
New London, CT, United States
October 29, 1670
Age 24
New London, CT, USA
November 14, 1673
Age 27
Groton, New London, Connecticut
June 2, 1676
Age 29
New London, CT, USA
October 29, 1680
Age 34
<Stonington, New London, Connecticut>
May 20, 1683
Age 36
Groton, New London, Connecticut
November 7, 1686
Age 40
New London, New London, Conn
September 7, 1724
Age 77
August 8, 1727
Age 80
Norwich, CT, USA