JosephSmithSr.
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SMITH, Captain Samuel T.

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  • Name SMITH, Samuel T. 
    Prefix Captain 
    Born 26 Jan 1714  Topsfield, Essex, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Christened Apr 1724  Topsfield, Essex, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
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    Died 14 Nov 1785  Topsfield, Essex, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 16 Nov 1785  Topsfield, Essex, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Headstones Submit Headstone Photo Submit Headstone Photo 
    Person ID I19158  Joseph Smith Sr and Lucy Mack Smith | Joseph Sr.
    Last Modified 26 Apr 2017 

    Father SMITH, Samuel Sr. ,   b. 26 Jan 1666, Boxford, Essex, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jul 1748, Topsfield, Essex, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Mother CURTIS, Rebecca ,   b. 20 Jan 1687, Topsfield, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Mar 1753, Topsfield, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Married 12 Jan 1707  Topsfield, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • MARRIAGE: Also shown as Married 25 Jan 1707 ~SEALING_SPOUSE: Also shown as SealSp 11 Aug 1897
    Family ID F3196  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 GOULD, Priscilla ,   b. 4 Aug 1707, Topsfield, Essex, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Sep 1744, Topsfield, Essex, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 37 years) 
    Married 27 May 1734  Topsfield, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. SMITH, Priscilla ,   b. 26 Dec 1735, Topsfield, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Dec 1792, Topsfield, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years)
     2. SMITH, Samuel III ,   b. 28 Oct 1737, Topsfield, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Nov 1785, Topsfield, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 48 years)
     3. SMITH, Vashti ,   b. 5 Oct 1739, Topsfield, Essex, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Sep 1763, Rutland, Rutland, Vermont, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 23 years)
     4. SMITH, Susannah ,   b. 24 Jan 1741, Topsfield, Essex, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 May 1766, Waltham, Addison, Vermont, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 25 years)
    +5. SMITH, Asael ,   b. 7 Mar 1744, Topsfield, Essex, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Oct 1830, Stockholm, St. Lawrence, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
    Last Modified 13 Sep 2017 
    Family ID F7771  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 GOULD, Priscilla ,   b. 6 Apr 1714, Topsfield, Essex, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 May 1799, Topsfield, Essex, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Married 8 Oct 1745  Topsfield, Essex, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 13 Sep 2017 
    Family ID F4187  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 26 Jan 1714 - Topsfield, Essex, Massachusetts, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - Apr 1724 - Topsfield, Essex, Massachusetts, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 27 May 1734 - Topsfield, Essex, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 8 Oct 1745 - Topsfield, Essex, Massachusetts, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 14 Nov 1785 - Topsfield, Essex, Massachusetts, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 16 Nov 1785 - Topsfield, Essex, Massachusetts, United States Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    SamuelSmith Headstone.jpg
    SamuelSmith Headstone.jpg
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    Smith Family Home in Topsfield, Vermont
    Five generations of the Smith family lived in Topsfield, Vermont including Robert Smith, Samuel Smith Sr., Samuel Smith Jr., Asael Smith, and Joseph Smith Sr.

    Documents
    Smith/French, Smith/Curtis, Smith/Gould histories, 1 p.
    Smith/French, Smith/Curtis, Smith/Gould histories, 1 p.

    Headstones
    Samuel Smith Headstone
    Samuel Smith Headstone
    Grandfather to Joseph Smith Sr.

  • Notes 
    • Capt. Samuel T. Smith was the ring-leader of the Boston Tea Party Revolutionary War Positions held - Committee of Safety, 1775-1785 Representative to the General Court, 1764-1770, 1772, 1777, 1778, 1781 Provincial Congress, Oct. 1774 at Concord Second Provincial Congress, Feb. 1775, Cambridge, His service extended through Lexington and Bunker Hill Battles. Chairman of Tea Committee, 1773-1774 Topsfield Committee for Correspondence, 1773 Served under General Washington; died insolvent due to worthless Continental dollar, 1785. Good acquaintances of Samuel Smith - Paul Revere, Sam Adams, John Adams. Picture - House of Samuel and Asael Smith, Topsfield, MA. Picture - Batle of Bunker (Breed's) Hill. (William Duty, Major McCley, Major Knowlton)

  • Sources 
    1. [S392] International Genealogical Index (R), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (Copyright (c) 1980, 2002, data as of April 22, 2004).