Elizabeth Smith1

#10129, (circa 1602 - 16 March 1685)
Relationship9th great-grandmother of William David Lewis


Lieut. Samuel Smith b. c 1601, d. b 1680/81
Children 1.Samuel Smith Jr.6 (c 1625 - )
 2.Elizabeth Smith+1 (b 1627 - )
 3.Mary Smith+1 (b 1628 - c 1671)
 4.Philip Smith1 (c 1632 - 1685)
 5.Chileab Smith+4 (s 1636 - 1731)
 6.John Smith+7 (s 1638 - 1676)
Birth*circa 1602She was born circa 1602 at EnglandG.1,2,3 
Marriage*6 October 1624She married Lieut. Samuel Smith, son of John Smith and Mary Gardiner, on 6 October 1624 at St. Margaret's Church, Whatfield, Suffolk, EnglandG.1 
30 April 1634She and Lieut. Samuel Smith migrated to Watertown, Massachusetts, from Ipswich, England, on the Elizabeth on 30 April 1634.1,2,3 
1635She and Lieut. Samuel Smith removed to Wethersfield, Connecticut, in 1635.4 
Death*16 March 1685She died on 16 March 1685.5 
ChartsAncestors of William D. Lewis


  1. [S944] Paul W. Prindle, "The Wife of Lt. Samuel Smith of Wethersfield", The American Genealogist 32 (Oct. 1956).
  2. [S166] Robert Charles Anderson, The Great Migration: Immigrants to New England (Boston, Mass.: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1995-2011), VI:396, citing Hotten 280, 282; Elizabeth as "his wife, aged 32."
  3. [S165] James Savage, A Genealogical Dictionary of the First Settlers of New England, four volumes (Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1860-1862), IV:131, citing the custom house record of their voyage on the Elizabeth in 1634.
  4. [S166] Robert Charles Anderson, Great Migration: Immigrants to New England, VI:396.
  5. [S165] James Savage, First Settlers of New England, IV:132.
  6. [S944] Paul W. Prindle, "Wife of Lt. Samuel Smith", poss. 8 Feb 1625/6.
  7. [S166] Robert Charles Anderson, Great Migration: Immigrants to New England, VI:400–01.