John Smith
(Cal 1835-Between 1871/1877)


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Martha Doar

John Smith

  • Born: Cal 1835, Brailsford, Derbys 2
  • Marriage: Martha Doar Oct to Dec 1856 in Shardlow 1
  • Died: Between Mar 1871 and 1877 3


In 1861-1871 he was a Railway EngineTender living in Nottingham St Marys with wife and family. 4


John married Martha Doar, daughter of Samuel Doar and Mary Hackett, Oct to Dec 1856 in Shardlow.1 (Martha Doar was born Cal 1837 in Shardlow 5 and was christened on 23 Jul 1837 in Aston-On-Trent, Derbys 6.)


1 Online Census and BMD,, Marriages Dec 1856
Doar Martha Shardlow 7b 673
Smith John Shardlow. There are 2 Martha's in this area of marriagable age. Can't find Martha Smith in 1861 though.

2 Online Census and BMD,, 1861C, 1871C.

3 Online Census and BMD,, Martha is married to Joseph Derbyshire in 1881 with 4 year old daughter.

4 Online Census and BMD,, 1861C.

5 Online Census and BMD,, 1861C. Birthplace is Shardlow as for sisters. Age does not agree with baptism.

6 The Church of Latter Day Saints, International Genealogical Index,, MARTHA DOAR
Christening: 23 JUL 1837 Aston-On-Trent, Derby, England
Mother: MARY.