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Smith Family of Jamaica

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The Smith families of Jamaica are very diverse group. We will discuss the origins of these families. This project is to research and find out more about the Smith and other related families originating in Jamaica, West Indies.

The early migration of the Smith families started with...

Interviews

Marjorie Sterling mentioned that her Smith surname came from the Haddad family of Lebanon. Smith is the translation of Haddad. When they came to Jamaica, their name was changed to Smith from Haddad.

Elder's Stories

We are losing one of our most important natural resource! What is it? Its not water, air, or minerals; it is our ELDERS! Our Oldheads need to be latched unto. So, I'm proposing a new program, where all of us ADOPT AN ELDER.

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