Smith, Robert 1a

Birth Name Smith, Robert 2a 3a
Gender male
Age at Death 81 years, 7 months, 2 days

Events

Event Date Place Description Notes Sources
Birth July 16, 1835 Queens, Prince Edward Island not in the PEI Baptismal Index; July 16 1835 in the 1901 census
2b 3b
Death February 18, 1917 Prince Edward Island, Canada dates from gravestone
 
Residence 1901 Lot 2, Prince, Prince Edward Island  
3c
Residence 1911 Prince, Prince Edward Island  
2c

Parents

Relation to main person Name Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Smith, John
Mother Vincent, Sarah
    Sister     Smith, Mary Anne
    Sister     Smith, Elizabeth
    Sister     Smith, Sarah Maria
         Smith, Robert
    Brother     Smith, John
    Brother     Smith, William Archibald
    Sister     Smith, Catherine Matilda
    Brother     Smith, Joseph F
    Sister     Smith, Jane Catherine

Families

    Family of Smith, Robert and Murphy, Bethany
Married Wife Murphy, Bethany
   
Event Date Place Description Notes Sources
Marriage December 8, 1861    
 
  Children
  1. Smith, William Thomas
  2. Smith, Alexander
  3. Smith, Sarah Ann
  4. Smith, Robert Hall
  5. Smith, Joseph Edward
  6. Smith, Hugh John
  7. Smith, Calvin Benjamin
    Family of Smith, Robert and Murphy, Mathilda Caroline
Married Wife Murphy, Mathilda Caroline
   
Event Date Place Description Notes Sources
Marriage August 22, 1877 Alberton, Lot 4, Prince Edward Island  
 
  Children
  1. Smith, Gertrude Elizabeth
  2. Smith, Missie
  3. Smith, Daniel Roland
  4. Smith, Frederick Alfred Hervie Fred
  5. Smith, Mary Ellen
  6. Smith, Herbert Alfred Herbie Hervie
  7. Smith, Honora Hannora Nora
  8. Smith, Maggie May
  9. Smith, Lettie Abina
  10. Smith, Winnifred Winiford May

Media

Narrative

Robert Smith was b. New London, the son of John Smith and Sarah Vincent. His first marriage was to Bethany Murphy. They had seven children: William Thomas, Alexander, Sarah Ann, Robert Hall, Joseph Edward, Hugh John, and Calvin Benjamin (Mar 1876). After Bethany's death in March 1876, he married MATILDA CAROLINE MURPHY August 22, 1877 in Alberton, Prince Edward Island.

Children of MATILDA MURPHY and ROBERT SMITH are:
Gertrude 1877
MISY SMITH, b. 1879, Prince Edward Island.
DONALD SMITH, b. 1883, Lot 2, Prince, Prince Edward Island.
ALFRED SMITH, b. 1885, Lot 2, Prince, Prince Edward Island.
MARY ELLEN SMITH, b. April 22, 1886, Lot 2, Prince Edward Island.
ARVIE SMITH, b. 1888, Lot 2, Prince, Prince Edward Island.
Honora SMITH, b. 1890, Lot 2, Prince, Prince Edward Island.
Winnifred May 1899

In 1881: Robert Smith 45, Matilda Smith 27, Joseph Smith 11, John Smith 8, Sarah A Smith 14, Gerty Smith 5, Missy Smith 2.

1891 Household Members: Robert Smith 54, Matilda Smith 35
Robert Smith 23, Joseph Smith 21, John Smith 17, Gertie Smith 15, Missie Smith 10, Daniel Smith 8 , Alfred Smith 6, Arvie Smith 3, Honora Smith 1. Sarah Smith 89 (Mother)

1901 Household Members: Robert Smith 65, Mathilade Smith 30, Missy Smith 22 (Gertie? or Missy?), Dannial Smith 20 , Freddey Smith 17 (Alfred), Herbey Smith 12 (Arvie), Annogah (Honora) Smith 10, Margrit Smith 8, Willam Smith 12 - however, many of the dates of birth given in this census record are not an exact match with their baptismal record.

1911 Household Members:
Robert Smith 77, Mathilda Smith 45, Herley Smith 20, Missy Smith 28, Hannah (Honora) Smith 19, Maggie Smith 16, Winnefred M Smith 10.

Pedigree

  1. Smith, John
    1. Vincent, Sarah
      1. Smith, Mary Anne
      2. Smith, Elizabeth
      3. Smith, Sarah Maria
      4. Smith, Robert
        1. Murphy, Bethany
          1. Smith, William Thomas
          2. Smith, Alexander
          3. Smith, Sarah Ann
          4. Smith, Robert Hall
          5. Smith, Joseph Edward
          6. Smith, Hugh John
          7. Smith, Calvin Benjamin
        2. Murphy, Mathilda Caroline
          1. Smith, Gertrude Elizabeth
          2. Smith, Missie
          3. Smith, Daniel Roland
          4. Smith, Frederick Alfred Hervie Fred
          5. Smith, Mary Ellen
          6. Smith, Herbert Alfred Herbie Hervie
          7. Smith, Honora Hannora Nora
          8. Smith, Lettie Abina
          9. Smith, Maggie May
          10. Smith, Winnifred Winiford May
      5. Smith, John
      6. Smith, William Archibald
      7. Smith, Catherine Matilda
      8. Smith, Joseph F
      9. Smith, Jane Catherine

Source References

  1. Dyment, Jane: Ancestry Family Trees
      • Page: Ancestry Family Trees
  2. 1911 Census of Canada
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        Birth date: September 1833 Birth place: Prince Edward Island Residence date: 1911 Residence place: Prince, Prince Edward Island, Canada

      • Source text:

        Birth date: September 1833 Birth place: Prince Edward Island Residence date: 1911 Residence place: Prince, Prince Edward Island, Canada

      • Source text:

        Birth date: September 1833 Birth place: Prince Edward Island Residence date: 1911 Residence place: Prince, Prince Edward Island, Canada

  3. 1901 Census of Canada
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        Birth date: 1835 Birth place: Pe Residence date: 1901 Residence place: Lot (township/canton) 2, Prince (west/ouest), Prince Edward Island, Canada

      • Source text:

        Birth date: 1835 Birth place: Pe Residence date: 1901 Residence place: Lot (township/canton) 2, Prince (west/ouest), Prince Edward Island, Canada

      • Source text:

        Birth date: 1835 Birth place: Pe Residence date: 1901 Residence place: Lot (township/canton) 2, Prince (west/ouest), Prince Edward Island, Canada