John Smeath

19 September 1790–
Exeter, Devon, England, United Kingdom

The Life of John

When John Smeath was christened on 19 September 1790, in Exeter, Devon, England, United Kingdom, his father, Richard Smeath, was 35 and his mother, Mary Spiller, was 31.

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Family Time Line

Richard Smeath
1755–
Mary Spiller
1759–
John Smeath
1781–1861
Jemima Smeath
1786–1787
John Smeath
1790–
Charlotte Smeath
1795–

Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (3)

1801 · The Act of Union

The Act of Union was a legislative agreement which united England, Scotland, Wales, and Ireland under the name of the United Kingdom on January 1, 1801.
1815

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1823

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Snaith in East Yorkshire, near Goole, so called from Old Norse sneið ‘cut off piece of land’, or from the same word used in other minor place names. Compare Sneed .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (2)

  • John Smayett, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Baptism

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