Facts and Events
Introducing Jerusha Topping of Southampton, Suffolk Co, NY_______________________
"The Family of Richard Smith of Smithtown, Long Island" , Frederick Kinsman Smith, Smithtown Historical Society, Smithtown, NY, 1967
"James Smith (Job, Richard), born after 30 Aug 1688, married Jerusha, daughter of Elnathan and Mary Topping. Elnathan Topping, who died Sep 1751, was a son of Captain Elnathan and Mary (Cooper) Topping and a grandson of Thomas Topping, an early settler and magistrate of Southampton."
"A Genealogical Dictionary of the First Settlers of New England" , James Savage, Boston, 1860-1862; p. 255