Samuel Smith

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Samuel Smith, son of John Smith and Mary Gardiner, was born probably shortly before his baptism at Burstall, Suffolk, England, 6 September 1601.1,2 He died at Hadley, Hampshire Co., Massachusetts, before 17 January 1680/81, when his estate was inventoried.1

Samuel married Elizabeth Smith, whose ancestry not yet traced here, at St. Margaret's, Whatfield, Suffolk, England, 6 October 1624.1,3,2

Samuell Smithe 32, Elizabeth his wife 32, Samuell Smith 9, Mary Smith 3, Elizabeth Smith 7, Philip Smith 1; embarked at Ipswich, England, 10 Apr 1634, for New England in the Elizabeth, William Andrews, master.4


Elizabeth Smith b. 22 Jul 1599, d. aft. 23 Jun 1680
  • Samuel Smith5 b. 6 Oct 1625
  • Elizabeth Smith+1 b. 28 Jan 1626/27, d. aft. 1701
  • Mary Smith5 b. 19 Oct 1628
  • Philip Smith5 b. 25 Nov 1632
  • Chileab Smith5 b. say 1635
  • John Smith5 b. say 1638
This person was last edited on7 Apr 2020


  1. [S2053] Robert Charles Anderson, George F. Sanborn Jr. and Melinde Lutz Sanborn, The Great Migration: Immigrants To New England, 1634-1635 (7 vols., Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1999-2011), 6:400, further cited as Anderson, et al., The Great Migration.
  2. [S2251] Myrtle Stevens Hyde, "The English Ancestry of Samuel1 Smith of Hadley, Massachusetts, Whose Wife Was Elizabeth (Smith) Smith," The New England Historical and Genealogical Register 174 (Winter 2020): 40-51, at 43, further cited as Hyde, "English Ancestry of Samuel Smith of Hadley."
  3. [S1872] Clarence Almon Torrey, New England Marriages Prior to 1700, 3 vols. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2011), 2:1404, further cited as Torrey, New England Marriages (2011).
  4. [S1492] Peter Wilson Coldham, The Complete Book of Emigrants: 1607-1660: A Comprehensive Listing Compiled from English Public Records of Those Who Took Ship to the Americas for Political, Religious, and Economic Reasons; of Those Who Were Deported for Vagrancy, Roguery, or Non-Conformity; and of Those Who Were Sold to Labour in the New Colonies (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing, 1987), 115, further cited as Coldham, Complete Book of Emigrants, 1607-1660.
  5. [S2251] Hyde, "English Ancestry of Samuel Smith of Hadley," 43-4.