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Jeremiah Smith

Jeremiah Smith

Male 1818 - 1889  (~ 70 years)

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  • Name Jeremiah Smith  [1, 2
    Born Oct 1818  Sotrigarth, Sandwick, Shetland Island, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4
    Christened 11 Oct 1818  Sotrigarth, Sandwick, Shetland Island, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Gender Male 
    Ethnic Origin Scottish  [4
    Occupation 1842  Nassagaweya, Halton County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    farmer 
    • Farm in Nassagaweya Concession 6 West Lot 21
    Religion 1871  Nassagaweya, Halton County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Canada Presbyterian 
    Occupation 1889  Nassagaweya, Halton County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    farmer 
    Religion 1889  Nassagaweya, Halton County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Presbyterian 
    _UID DAA91CB19FBF40659806FB90A933A893937E 
    Died 27 Mar 1889  Nassagaweya, Halton County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 7, 8
    Cause: Heart trouble, declining 1 year - Dr. Stacey Acton 
    Buried Acton, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Address:
    20 Cobblehill Road
    Acton, Ontario
    Canada 
    Person ID I2482  Jan R. Schwarz III Genealogy file
    Last Modified 21 Feb 2014 

    Father Jeremiah Smith,   b. 15 Nov 1778, Scarpness, Sandwick, Shetland Island, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Apr 1858, Sotrigarth, Sandwick, Shetland Island, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Mother Janet Johnson,   b. 22 Jul 1781, , Sandwick , Shetland Island, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Feb 1863, Sotrigarth, Sandwick, Shetland Island, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 27 Nov 1806  Lerwick, , Shetland Island, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Census 6 Jun 1841  Sotrigarth, Sandwick, Shetland Island, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    1841 
    Residence 6 Jun 1841  Sotrigarth, Sandwick, Shetland Island, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Census 30 Mar 1851  Sotrigarth, Sandwick, Shetland Island, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Family ID F1225  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sarah Bell,   b. 24 May 1824, , , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 May 1902, Nassagaweya, Halton County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Married Abt 1842 
    Residence 1842  Nassagaweya, Halton County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    concession 6 (West end),lot 21 
    • The 100 acres property had 33 improved acres producing 25 bushels of wheat, 30 of barley, 15 of oats, 7 of peas, and 100 of potatoes. He also had 7 cows, 5 sheep, and 14 hogs.
    Residence 1871  Nassagaweya, Halton County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    concession 6, lot 21 
    • on a 148.75 acres farm that they owned.

      The farm had a house and 3 barns/stables, 1 carriage, 4 wagons, 2 ploughs, and 1 farming mill. 100 acres were improved land, of which 44 acres were pasture.

      16 acres were planted with wheat yielding 75 bushels spring wheat and 140 bushels fall wheat.

      Their farm also produced 18 bushels barley, 230 bushels oats, 90 bushels peas, 140 bushels potatoes, 300 bushels turnips, 1 bushel beets, 30 bushels of apples and 1 bushel other fruit.

      20 acres of hay produced 18 tons.

      The farm had 3 horses, 3 colts, 2 work oxen, 8 milk cows, 10 cattle, 28 sheep and 10 swine. 2 cattle, 20 sheep and 6 swine were killed or sold for slaughter that year.

      They also produced 500 pounds of butter, 60 pounds home made cheese, 120 pounds of wool and 20 yards of cloth.

      The woods yielded 12 cords of fire wood and 218 pine logs.
    Children 
     1. Agnes Smith,   b. Abt 1844, Nassagaweya, Halton County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Jannet Smith,   b. 16 Mar 1848, , , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jun 1927, Wellington, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
     3. Christy Ann Smith,   b. Abt 1850, , , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Margaret Smith,   b. 11 Jul 1852, , , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Oct 1913, Acton, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years)
     5. Sarah Smith,   b. Abt 1855, Nassagaweya, Halton County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. John Smith,   b. Abt 1857, , , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Jeremiah Smith,   b. Abt 1859, , , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Thomas Smith,   b. 20 May 1863, Nassagaweya, Halton County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 May 1944  (Age 80 years)
     9. Mary Smith,   b. 22 Aug 1864, Nassagaweya, Halton County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jul 1942, Listowel, Perth County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     10. Robert Smith,   b. Abt 1868, Nassagaweya, Halton County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Photos
    Jeremiah Smith and Sarah Bell
    Jeremiah Smith and Sarah Bell
    Headstones
    Jeremiah Smith - Sarah Bell Tombstone
    Jeremiah Smith - Sarah Bell Tombstone
    Last Modified 23 Jan 2014 
    Family ID F1107  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Oct 1818 - Sotrigarth, Sandwick, Shetland Island, Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 11 Oct 1818 - Sotrigarth, Sandwick, Shetland Island, Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - farmer - 1842 - Nassagaweya, Halton County, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - concession 6 (West end),lot 21 - 1842 - Nassagaweya, Halton County, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Canada Presbyterian - 1871 - Nassagaweya, Halton County, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - concession 6, lot 21 - 1871 - Nassagaweya, Halton County, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - farmer - 1889 - Nassagaweya, Halton County, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Presbyterian - 1889 - Nassagaweya, Halton County, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: Heart trouble, declining 1 year - Dr. Stacey Acton - 27 Mar 1889 - Nassagaweya, Halton County, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Address:
    20 Cobblehill Road
    Acton, Ontario
    Canada - - Acton, , Ontario, Canada
    Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Jeremiah Smith
    Jeremiah Smith

    Headstones
    Jeremiah Smith - Sarah Bell Tombstone
    Jeremiah Smith - Sarah Bell Tombstone

  • Sources 
    1. [S50] Marriage Records - Ancestory, ((http://www.ancestry.com)), accessed Jan 10, 2012), John Anderson and Mary Smith; Halton - Nassagaweya. (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S72] Cemetery Headstones - Fairview Cemetery, Fairview Cemetery (Halton, Ontario; GPS 43.6268°N, –80.0393°W; Cobblehill Road, Acton), Jeremiah Smith marker, Read by Jan Schwarz, Mar 22, 2012. (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S55] Census Canada 1871, Canada., district 38 - Halton, sub-district E - Nassagaweya, Division 3, p. 42, dwelling 143, family 150, Jeremiah Smith; C-9956, item page 394 (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S8] $Search - FamilySearch, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, ((https://www.familysearch.org/)), accessed Apr 1, 2012), Jeremiah Smith; Scotland, Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950. (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S76] Birth Certificates - Scotland, Scotland. The National Records of Scotland., (http://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk :n.d.), Old Parochial Registers of Scotland." 003/000020, 0125, Jeremiah Smith, accessed Apr 1, 2012. (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S71] Census Canada 1842 - Nassagaweya Township, Halton Ontario, Gore District, Ontario, Canada, p. 1, dwelling 6 Con W end 21, Jeremiah Smith; M-7747 (Reliability: 3).

    7. [S51] Death Certificates - Ontario Archives, Ontario Archives of Ontario, Ontario Death Certificates, Nassagaweya 616 - 8 (1889), Jeremiah Smith; MS935; Reel: 54 <,006482. (Reliability: 3).

    8. [S8] $Search - FamilySearch, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, ((https://www.familysearch.org/)), accessed Mar 23, 2012), Jeremiah Smith; Ontario Deaths,1869-1937 and Overseas Deaths, 1939-1947. (Reliability: 3).

    9. [S77] Shetland Family History, Liz and Tony Gott, ((http://www.bayanne.info/Shetland/)), accessed Apr 19, 2012), Jerome (Jeremiah) Smith; IGI Marriages and Deaths - Irene Hall. (Reliability: 3).

    10. [S206] Census Scotland 1841, (\i findmypast\i0 . http://findmypast.co.uk : n.d.), (http://findmypast.co.uk : accessed Sept 30, 2014), entry for Jerimiah Smith, Sotregirth, Dunrossness, Shetland, Scotland (Reliability: 3).

    11. [S199] Census Scotland 1851, (\i findmypast\i0 . http://www.findmypast.co.uk : n.d.), (http://www.findmypast.co.uk : accessed Sept 30, 2014), entry for Jeremiah Smith, Sotregerth, Sandwick, Shetland, Scotland (Reliability: 3).