William Smith

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ChartsAncestors of Wilford Ervie Billings
William Smith, son of John Smith, was born probably at Stratford St. Mary, Suffolk, England, say 1438.1

William had two wives: the first is unknown;1 he married (2) Katherine Brown, daughter of Anne (…).2

Family 1

  • John Smith "the elder"3 b. say 1464, d. aft. 1533
  • William Smith4 b. say 1466, d. abt. 1540
  • Joan Smith4 b. say 1468, d. aft. 1492
  • Thomas Smith4 b. say 1470, d. aft. 1492

Family 2

Katherine Brown d. bef. 12 Jan 1511/12
  • John Smith "the younger"+4 b. say 1475, d. bef. 12 Apr 1534
  • Robert Smith4 b. say 1477, d. bef. 1512
  • Anne Smith5 b. say 1479
  • Jane Smith5 b. say 1481, d. abt. Jun 1510
This person was last edited on13 Jun 2020


  1. [S2275] Myrtle Stevens Hyde, "The English Ancestry of Elizabeth Smith, Whose Husband was Samuel1 Smith of Hadley, Massachusetts," The New England Historical and Genealogical Register 174 (Spring & Summer 2020): 141–154 (pt 1), 247–257 (pt 2), at 144, further cited as Hyde, "English Ancestry of Elizabeth Smith."
  2. [S2275] Hyde, "English Ancestry of Elizabeth Smith," 146.
  3. [S2275] Hyde, "English Ancestry of Elizabeth Smith," 148.
  4. [S2275] Hyde, "English Ancestry of Elizabeth Smith," 149.
  5. [S2275] Hyde, "English Ancestry of Elizabeth Smith," 150.