John Smith was born 24 June 1742 in Leeds St Peter, Yorkshire, England to John Felter Schmidt (1710-1793) and Mary Buchanan (1710-) and died 24 May 1814 in Plain Township, Franklin County, Ohio of unspecified causes. He married Sarah Snyder (1751-1823) circa 1766 in New Jersey.

Research Notes

John Smith was the son of Dutch migrants making their way to America. John was born in Yorkshire England and then the family settled in Essex County, New Jersey.

Marriage & Family

  1. John Smith (1767-1847)
  2. Sarah Ann Smith (c1767)
  3. Peter Smith (1770-1854)
  4. Elizabeth Smith (1772-1828)
  5. Jacob Smith (1776-1856)
  6. David Smith (1777-1864)
  7. Henry Smith (1780-1859)
  8. Ann Smith (1784-1831)
  9. Daniel Smith (1791-1869) - Veteran of War of 1812
  10. Josiah Smith (1780-1852)


Offspring of John Smith and Sarah Snyder (1751-1823)
Name Birth Death Joined with
John Smith (1767-1847)
Sarah Ann Smith (c1767)
Peter Smith (1770-1854)
Elizabeth Smith (1772-1828)
Jacob Smith (1776-1856)
David Smith (1777-1864)
Henry Smith (1780-1859)
Ann Smith (1784-1831)
Daniel Smith (1791-1869) 27 May 1791 Elizabeth, Essex County, New Jersey, United States 13 September 1869 New Albany, Franklin County, Ohio, United States Elizabeth Ogden (1799-1843)
Mariah Sexton (1796-)

Josiah Smith (1780-1852)


Footnotes (including sources)



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