Person:Joseph Smith (298)

m. May 1 1616
  1. William Smith1617 - Bet 1669 & 1669/70
  2. Christopher Smith1618 - 1692
  3. Susannah Smith1620 - Est 1670 to 1680
  4. Mary Smith1623 - 1680
  5. Samuel Smith1624 - 1628
  6. Simon Smith1628 - Bet 1687 & 1687/88
  7. Joseph Smith1629 - Bef 1689/90
  8. Benjamin Smith1631 - 1713
  9. Edward Smith1633 - 1693
  • HJoseph Smith1629 - Bef 1689/90
  • WLydia HuittEst 1638 - 1712
m. 20 Apr 1656
  1. Joseph Smith1656/57 - 1733
  2. Simon Smith1662 -
  3. Nathaniel Smith1664 -
  4. Lydia Smith1666 -
  5. Susanna Smith1667 -
  6. Martha Smith1669/70 - Bef 1738/39
  7. Elizabeth Smith1672 - 1756
Facts and Events
Name Joseph Smith
Gender Male
Birth[3] 1629 Stratford upon Avon, Warwickshire, EnglandEstimate based on date of marriage.
Christening[3] 30 Dec 1629 Stratford upon Avon, Warwickshire, England
Marriage 20 Apr 1656 Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut, United Statesto Lydia Huitt
Will[1][2] 13 Jun 1689
Death[1][2] bef 20 Feb 1689/90 Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut, United States (probably)Before date of inventory.
Estate Inventory[2] 20 Feb 1689/90 £170-13-00. Taken by Nathaniel Stanly & Jacob White.
Probate[2] 6 Mar 1689/90 Will proved.
References
  1. 1.0 1.1 Joseph Smith, in Savage, James. A Genealogical Dictionary of the First Settlers of New England: Showing Three Generations of Those Who Came Before May, 1692, on the Basis of Farmer's Register. (Boston: Little, Brown, and Co, 1860-1862)
    4:124-125.

    "Joseph (Smith), Hartford, br. of Christopher of Northampton, m. 10 or 20 Apr. 1656, Lydia, d. of Rev. Ephraim Huitt, had Joseph, b. Mar. 1657; Samuel, May 1658, d. young; Ephraim, 8 Sept. 1659; Lydia, Apr. 1661, d. young; Simon, 2 Aug. 1662; Nathaniel, Oct. 1664; Lydia, again, 14 Feb. 1666; Susanna, June 1667; Mary, Nov. 1668; Martha, Mar. 1670; Benjamin, 21 July 1671; Eliz. Nov. 1672; Sarah, Apr. 1674; Edward, 19 June 1677; and Mercy, 16 Nov. 1679; but the last two prob. d. bef. 1715, when their f.'s heirs unit. in a lawsuit, and eleven of the fifteen ch. were then alive. Benjamin then was in London. He was freem. 1667, and made his will 13 June 1689, and d. Jan. foll. His wid. liv. 21 yrs. aft. Of the ds. we kn. that Mary was unm. in 1715; that Lydia m. Lanerick Flowers; Susanna m. John Dickinson; Martha m. Barnabas Hinsdale, s. of Barnabas; Eliz. m. 8 May 1695, Joseph Gilbert; and Sarah m. 4 Oct. 1693, John Spencer."

  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 Joseph Smith, in Manwaring, Charles W. A Digest of the Early Connecticut Probate Records. (Hartford, Conn.: R. S. Peck & Co., 1904-06)
    1:507.

    "Probate Records. Vol. V, 1687 to 1695. Page 52.

    Smith, Joseph, Hartford. Invt. £170-13-00. Taken 20 February, 1689-90, by Nathaniel Stanly & Jacob White. Will dated 13 June, 1689.

    Whereas I, Joseph Smith of Hartford, being very sicke and weake, yet of perfect memory and Understanding, to prevent any future troubles, I doe ordain this my last Will & Testament: I give and bequeath unto my wife Lydia Smith all my Estate, both Personal & Real, during the terme of her natural life, only my Just Debts being paid out of the same; and then my Estate to be disposed to my Children as my wife shall see Cause. I ordain my dear and loving wife my whole & sole Executrix, and desire Mr. Thomas Hooker & Nathaniel Stanly to be Overseers.

    JOSEPH SMITH. LS.

    Witness: Stephen Hosmer, Sarah Stanly.

    Court Record, Page 11—6 March, 1689-90: Will proven."

  3. 3.0 3.1 transcribed by Richard Savage, in The registers of Stratford-on-Avon : in the county of Warwick
    Baptisms, 1897.