Lucy Mack Smith, History, 1845

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Chapter 9
Chap. 9.
 
Seven generations of the family
 
Here I would like to give the early history of my ; for many facts might be mentioned, which, doubtless would be highly interesting; but, as I am not [illegible] able to give them in order I shall decline making the attempt; and, in the place thereof, shall insert a transcript from the record of his family; beginning with Samuel Smith who was the son of Robert [Smith] and Mary Smith, who came from Old England <¶ The above Samuel Smith was born Jan., 26, 1666 , Topsfield, Essex Co., Mass., and was married to Rebeca Curtis, daughter of John Curtis, Jan. 25, 1707.>
 
Children of Samuel and Rebecca Smith
NamesBornMarriedDied
— PhebeJan. 8th 1708To Stephen Averel <March 27th 1740 1733>
1st MaryAug. 14th 1711" Amos Towne <May 29th 1732>
2d SamuelJan. 26th 1714" Priscilla GouldNov 14th 1785
<Rebecca> <Oct 1, 1715><" John Balch June 17th 1740>
— ElizabethJuly 8th 1718" Eliezer Gould <April 17th 1740>March 1753
— HephzibahMar. <May.> 12th 1722 " William Gallop <July 11th, 1745>Nov. 15th 1774
— RobertApri. 25th 1724
SusannaMar. <May.> 2d 1726May 5th 1741
HannahApri 5th 1729" John PeabodyAug. 17th 1764
1st Samuel Smith died July 12th 1748 and his wife, Rebecca Smith, Mar. 2d. 1753. [p. 29]
Chapter 9
Chap. 9.
 
Seven generations of the family
 
Here I would like to give the early history of my ; for many facts might be mentioned, which, doubtless would be highly interesting; but, as I am not able to give them in order I shall decline making the attempt; and, in the place thereof, shall insert a transcript from the record of his family; beginning with Samuel Smith who was the son of Robert Smith and Mary Smith, who came from Old England ¶ The above Samuel Smith was born Jan., 26, 1666 , Topsfield, Essex Co., Mass., and was married to Rebeca Curtis, daughter of John Curtis, Jan. 25, 1707.
 
Children of Samuel and Rebecca Smith
NamesBornMarriedDied
— PhebeJan. 8th 1708To Stephen Averel March 27th 1733
1st MaryAug. 14th 1711" Amos Towne May 29th 1732
2d SamuelJan. 26th 1714" Priscilla GouldNov 14th 1785
Rebecca Oct 1, 1715" John Balch June 17th 1740
— ElizabethJuly 8th 1718" Eliezer Gould April 17th 1740March 1753
— Hephzibah May. 12th 1722 " William Gallop July 11th, 1745Nov. 15th 1774
— RobertApri. 25th 1724
Susanna May. 2d 1726May 5th 1741
HannahApri 5th 1729" John PeabodyAug. 17th 1764
1st Samuel Smith died July 12th 1748 and his wife, Rebecca Smith, Mar. 2d. 1753. [p. 29]
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