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Robert Smith, II

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Kirton, Lincolnshire, England
Death: Died in Boxford, Essex County, Massachusetts
Immediate Family:

Son of Robert Smith and Margaret Smith
Husband of Mary Smith
Father of Mary Towne; Phoebe Towne; Ephraim Smith; Samuel Smith, Sr.; Amy Ruhama Smith and 13 others
Brother of Robert Smith; Edward Smith; Margaret Smith; William Smith; Lucy Moulton and 1 other

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About Robert Smith, II

  • Robert Smith1
  • M, #173483, b. 6 August 1625, d. 30 August 1693
  • Father Robert Smith1 b. c 1599, d. 11 Nov 1638
  • Mother Margaret1 b. c 1593, d. 17 Apr 1664
  • Robert Smith was born on 6 August 1625 at Kirton, Lincolnshire, England.1 He married Mary French, daughter of Thomas French and Mary Scudamore, on 26 March 1656 at Boxford, Essex, MA.1,2,3 Robert Smith died on 30 August 1693 at Boxford, Essex, MA, at age 68.1
  • Family Mary French b. 2 Mar 1634, d. 22 Mar 1720
  • Child
    • Thomas Smith+1 b. c 1657, d. 25 Feb 1726
  • Citations
  • [S11597] Ancestry.com, Information submitted by MaryCochran05.
  • [S14] Unknown author, New England Marriages Prior to 1700, by Clarence Almon Torrey., 3rd Supplement, p. 239.
  • [S11724] Unknown author, New eng Marriages prior to 1700, p. 688.
  • From: http://our-royal-titled-noble-and-commoner-ancestors.com/p5775.htm#i173483

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  • FRENCH, Mary
  • b. MAR 1634/5 Boston, Suffolk, Mass.
  • d. 22 MAR 1683/4 Topsfield, Essex, Mass.
  • Family:
  • Marriage: BEF MAR 1655/6 Boxford, Essex, Mass.
  • Spouse: SMITH, Robert
  • b. 1626 Kirton, Lincolnshire, England
  • d. 30 AUG 1693 Boxford, Essex, Mass.
  • Children:
    • SMITH, Thomas
    • SMITH, Mary
    • SMITH, Phebe
    • SMITH, Ephraim
    • SMITH, Samuel
    • SMITH, Amy
    • SMITH, Nathaniel b. 7 SEP 1672 Topsfield, Essex, Mass. d. 1693
    • SMITH, Jacob
    • SMITH, Mariah
  • From: http://www.genealogyofnewengland.com/f_1bc.htm#63

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  • Robert Smith
  • Birth: 1626 Kirton, Lincolnshire, England
  • Death: Aug. 30, 1693 Boxford, Essex County, Massachusetts, USA
  • Son Of Robert Smith. Mother Unknown at this Time. Husband to Mary French. Father Of 10 Children. 3rd Great Grandfather to the Prophet Joseph Smith Of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints.
  • Family links:
  • Spouses:
  • Mary French Smith (1634 - 1719)*
  • Mary French Smith (1634 - 1684)*
  • Children:
    • Mary Smith Towne (1658 - 1726)*
    • Samuel Smith (1666 - 1748)*
  • Burial: Non-Cemetery Burial
  • Specifically: Not Sure Where He Is Buried
  • Find A Grave Memorial# 110020356
  • From: http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=110020356

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immigrated to the US in 1638

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On 26 Mar 1656 Robert married Mary French. Born ca 1626 in Kirton, Lincolnshire. Robert was baptized in Kirton, Lincolnshire, on 30 Apr 1626. Robert died on 30 Aug 1693 in Boxford, MA.

Robert Smith came from England to America circa 1640 when about fifteen years of age. Nothing is known of his antecedents in England. After his arrival in America he settled in Essex county, Mass., where he married Mary French, who bore him ten children. He purchased two hundred and eighty acres of land, located partly in Boxford township and partly in Topsfield. He died Aug. 30, 1693.

Children:

Thomas, born about 1656, married Martha Knowlton.

Mary, Oct. 28, 1658, married, Feb. 2, 1680, John Towne.

Phebe, Aug. 26, 1661, married June 24, 1684, Jacob Towne.

Ephraim, Oct. 29, 1663, married, Sept. 6, 1694, Mary Ramsdell.

Samuel, Jan. 26, 1666, see forward.

Amy, Aug. 16, 1668, married Aug. 10, 1687, Joseph Towne.

Sarah, June 25, 1670, died Aug. 28, 1673.

Nathaniel, Sept. 7, 1672, died before 1719.

Rebecca Symonds.

Mariah, Dec. 18, 1677, married Peter Shumway.

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Three daughters of Robert Smith (1626), Mary (1658) Phebe (1661) and Emey (1668) married 3 Towne boys. Mary married John Towne (1658) son of Jacob Towne (1632); Phebe married Jacob Towne (1659), also son of Jacob Towne (1632) Emey married their 1st cousin, Joseph Towne (1661) son of Edmund Towne (1628) All three Townes are grandson's of William Towne (1599) as Jacob (1632) and Edmund (1628) were sons of William (1599) http://mv.ancestry.com/viewer/b225b3ca-cc5d-4719-84c5-0fb5d10f0a0c/13407860/26124258455

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Robert Smith, II's Timeline

1626
April 30, 1626
Kirton, Lincolnshire, England
April 30, 1626
Kirton, Lnclns, Engl.
April 30, 1626
Kirton, Lincolnshire, England
April 30, 1626
Kirton, Lincolnshire, England
1655
1655
Age 28
Ipswich, Essex, MA, USA
1658
October 28, 1658
Age 32
Ipswich,Essex,Massachusetts,USA
1661
August 26, 1661
Age 35
Boxford, Essex, Massachusetts, USA
1663
October 29, 1663
Age 37
Rowley, Massachusetts
1665
1665
Age 38
Burt, Yorkshire, England