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Benjamin Wellington Smith

Benjamin Wellington Smith

Male 1814 - 1898  (83 years)

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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Benjamin Wellington SmithBenjamin Wellington Smith was born 14 Jun 1814, River Glade, Westmorland Co., New Brunswick, Canada; died 5 May 1898, Petitcodiac, Westmorland Co., New Brunswick, Canada.

    Other Events:

    • Census: 1881

    Notes:

    1881 Census Place: Salisbury, Westmorland, New Brunswick, Canada
    Source:   FHL Film 1375820  NAC C-13184  Dist 33  SubDist H  Div 1  Page 74  Family 317

              Sex  Marr Age  Origin    Birthplace
    Benjamine SMITH     M    M    65   English   New Brunswick  Occ: Farmer      Religion: Baptist
    Mary SMITH     F    M    55   German    New Brunswick            Religion:      Baptist
    John SMITH     M         36   English   New Brunswick  Occ: Farmer Religion: Baptist
    Oram J SMITH   M         32   English   New Brunswick  Occ: Farmer Religion: Baptist
    Alexander SMITH     M         30   English   New Brunswick  Occ: Farmer      Religion: Baptist
    Caleb SMITH    M         29   English   New Brunswick  Occ: Mill Man Religion: Baptist
    Lizzie SMITH   F         27   English   New Brunswick            Religion:      Baptist
    Gilbert SMITH  M         23   English   New Brunswick  Occ: Mill Man Religion: Baptist
    Emma J SMITH   F         21   English   New Brunswick            Religion:      Baptist
    Havelock SMITH M         20   English   New Brunswick  Occ: Son  Religion:      Baptist
    Humbert SMITH  M         15   English   New Brunswick  Occ: Son  Religion:      Baptist
    Joseph SMITH   M         13   English   New Brunswick            Religion:      Baptist
    Corey SMITH    M         8    English   New Brunswick            Religion:      Baptist
    Rachel STEADMAN     F    M    33   English   New Brunswick Religion: Baptist
    Everitt STEADMAN    M         5    English   New Brunswick Religion: Baptist
    Berditta STEADMAN  F          3    English   New Brunswick Religion: Baptist

    Census:
    Salisbury, Westmorland Co., NB, Canada

    Benjamin married Mary Jane "Polly" Steeves 27 Dec 1840, Salisbury, Westmorland Co., New Brunswick, Canada. Mary was born 8 Jul 1822, ____, ____, New Brunswick, Canada; died 27 Apr 1908. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 2. Rachel M. Smith  Descendancy chart to this point was born 29 Jun 1847, Elgin, Albert Co., New Brunswick, Canada; died Unknown.


Generation: 2

  1. 2.  Rachel M. SmithRachel M. Smith Descendancy chart to this point (1.Benjamin1) was born 29 Jun 1847, Elgin, Albert Co., New Brunswick, Canada; died Unknown.

    Other Events:

    • 1881 Canada Census: 1881, Salisbury, Westmorland Co., New Brunswick, Canada
    • 1891 Canada Census: 1891, Salisbury, Westmorland Co., New Brunswick, Canada
    • 1901 Canada Census: 1901, Salisbury, Westmorland Co., New Brunswick, Canada
    • 1911 Canada Census: 1911, Salisbury, Westmorland Co., New Brunswick, Canada
    • Residence: 1914, ____, ____, New Brunswick, Canada

    Notes:

    Date : June 12, 1879
    County : Westmorland
    Place : Moncton
    Newspaper : The Times

    STEADMAN the Clerical Fraud - He married Miss Rachel SMITH of Salisbury Parish (West. Co.) August 8, 1875 and his wife lives there having two children, the oldest a boy and youngest a girl. (see original)

    1881 Canada Census:
    Source:   FHL Film 1375820  NAC C-13184  Dist 33  SubDist H  Div 1  Page 74  Family 317

              Sex  Marr Age  Origin    Birthplace
    Benjamine SMITH     M    M    65   English   New Brunswick  Occ: Farmer      Religion: Baptist
    Mary SMITH     F    M    55   German    New Brunswick            Religion:      Baptist
    John SMITH     M         36   English   New Brunswick  Occ: Farmer Religion: Baptist
    Oram J SMITH   M         32   English   New Brunswick  Occ: Farmer Religion: Baptist
    Alexander SMITH     M         30   English   New Brunswick  Occ: Farmer      Religion: Baptist
    Caleb SMITH    M         29   English   New Brunswick  Occ: Mill Man Religion: Baptist
    Lizzie SMITH   F         27   English   New Brunswick            Religion:      Baptist
    Gilbert SMITH  M         23   English   New Brunswick  Occ: Mill Man Religion: Baptist
    Emma J SMITH   F         21   English   New Brunswick            Religion:      Baptist
    Havelock SMITH M         20   English   New Brunswick  Occ: Son  Religion:      Baptist
    Humbert SMITH  M         15   English   New Brunswick  Occ: Son  Religion:      Baptist
    Joseph SMITH   M         13   English   New Brunswick            Religion:      Baptist
    Corey SMITH    M         8    English   New Brunswick            Religion:      Baptist
    Rachel STEADMAN     F    M    33   English   New Brunswick Religion: Baptist
    Everitt STEADMAN    M         5    English   New Brunswick Religion: Baptist
    Berditta STEADMAN  F          3    English   New Brunswick Religion: Baptist

    1891 Canada Census:
    District 24, p. 69
    Negus, John   M  40  Md  Head  England  England  England   CE     Mill Man
    ---, Rachel      F   42  Md  Wife   NB          NB          NB           Bapt.
    ---, May          F     7          Dau   NB          England  NB              "
    ---, Garfield    M    5          Son   NB          England  NB              "

    1901 Canada Census:
    District 24, p. 15
    Negius, Ratchel     F  W  Head    Wd  24 June 1848  52   NB   Farmer
    ---, May                 F  W  Dau       S      9  May  1883  17  NB
    ---, Garfield           M  W  Son      S      8  Dec   1884  16  NB
    Smith, Polley          F  W  Mother  Wd   8  July   1822  78  NB

    1911 Canada Census:
    District 35, p. 12
    Negus, Garfield    Owen Glade  M  Head     S    Dec    1886  24  NB  English  Canadian  Baptist  Laborer
    ---, Rachel M                 "             F  Mother  Wd  June  1849  61  NB      "               "             "

    Residence:
    According to son Everett's marriage record, she was living in New Brunswick and was age 58 at time of his marriage.

    Rachel married Manley C. "Jack" Steadman 8 Aug 1875. Manley (son of Rev. James Curry Steadman and Lucy Ann Griffin) was born Abt 1852, ____, ____, Nova Scotia, Canada; died Unknown. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 3. Everette Curry Steadman  Descendancy chart to this point was born 21 Mar 1878, ____, ____, New Brunswick, Canada; died 13 Oct 1947.
    2. 4. Berditta Steadman  Descendancy chart to this point was born Abt 1878, ____, ____, New Brunswick, Canada; died Unknown.
    3. 5. Gertrude S. Steadman  Descendancy chart to this point was born 3 Dec 1881, River Glade, Westmorland Co., New Brunswick, Canada; died 9 Jul 1968, Springfield, Windsor Co., VT; was buried 12 Jul 1968, Greenbower Cemetery, Gardner, Worcester Co., MA.

    Rachel married John Garfield Negus Bef 1883. John was born 1850, ____, ____, England, UK; died Between 1891 and 1901. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 6. May Negus  Descendancy chart to this point was born 9 May 1883, ____, ____, New Brunswick, Canada; died Unknown.
    2. 7. Garfield James Negus  Descendancy chart to this point was born 8 Dec 1884, Athol, Cumberland Co., Nova Scotia, Canada; died 1969.


Generation: 3

  1. 3.  Everette Curry SteadmanEverette Curry Steadman Descendancy chart to this point (2.Rachel2, 1.Benjamin1) was born 21 Mar 1878, ____, ____, New Brunswick, Canada; died 13 Oct 1947.

    Other Events:

    • Alt. Birth: Abt Mar 1879, ____, ____, New Brunswick, Canada
    • 1891 Canada Census: 1891; not located
    • 1900 Census: 5 Jun 1900, Wakefield, Middlesex Co., MA
    • 1910 Census: 12 May 1910, Manchester, Hillsborough Co., NH
    • 1920 Census: 2 Jan 1920, Manchester, Hillsborough Co., NH
    • 1930 Census: 11 Apr 1930, Bridgeport, Fairfield Co., CT
    • World War II Draft Registration: 1942, Bridgeport, Fairfield Co., CT
    • Directory: 1949, Bridgeport, Fairfield Co., CT

    Notes:

    1900 Census:
    ED 969, sheet 8B
    Aresent St.
    ...
    Stedman, Everett C   Lodger  W  M  Mar  1879  21  S   New Brunswick  New Brunswick  New Brunswick  1898 1 AL   Laborer - Shoe Shop

    1910 Census:
    Ward 3, ED 128, sheet 6A
    116 Lowell St.
    ...
    Steadman, Everett    Lodger  M  W  25  S   Canada  Canada  Canada   --- ---   Eliectrician - Hardware Store

    1920 Census:
    Ward 2, ED 86, sheet 1A
    138 Sagamon
    Steadman, Everett C     Head  M  W  41  Md  1901  1st Pa  !916  New Brunswick  England  England   Electirician - Cotton Mill
    ---, Mary I                       Wife   F  W  27  Md             Al                MA                       NY          England
    ---, Doris M.                     Dau   F  W   2 5/12  S                            NH                       NB           MA
    Brouillette, Alice H      Lodger   F  W  32   S                                  NH                       Canada   Canada   Sorter - Shoe Factory

    1930 Census:
    7th District, ED 46, sheet 9B
    454 Harral Avenue
    Steadman, Everette C      Head  M  W  53  Md  39   Canada  Canada  Canada  1891 Na   Test - Brake Lining Co.
    ---, Mary I                          Wife   F  W  36  Md  22   MA         MA         NY
    ---, Doris                            Dau   F  W  12   S           NH         Canada  MA
    ---, Caroline                        Dau  F  W     6   S           CT         Canada  MA

    World War II Draft Registration:
    Everette Curry Steadman, age 64, b. 21 March 1878 in New Brunswick, Canada.
    Address: 925 East Main Street, Bridgeport, Fairfield Co., CT.
    Wife: Marry I Steadman
    Employment: Auto Ordnance Corporation, 1437 Railroad Ave., Bridgeport.

    Directory:
    Steadman, Everett C died Oct 13 1947, age 69
    ---, Everett Mrs (Mary I) died 4 Dec 1947, age 55

    Everette married Mary Imelda Hurley 3 Nov 1914, Manchester, Hillsborough Co., NH. Mary (daughter of John Hurley and Martha Steltzer) was born Abt 1892, Holyoke, Hampden Co., MA; died 4 Dec 1947. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 8. Doris M. Steadman  Descendancy chart to this point was born Abt 1918, ____, ____, NH; died Unknown.
    2. 9. Caroline Steadman  Descendancy chart to this point was born Abt 1924, ____, ____, CT; died Unknown.

  2. 5.  Gertrude S. SteadmanGertrude S. Steadman Descendancy chart to this point (2.Rachel2, 1.Benjamin1) was born 3 Dec 1881, River Glade, Westmorland Co., New Brunswick, Canada; died 9 Jul 1968, Springfield, Windsor Co., VT; was buried 12 Jul 1968, Greenbower Cemetery, Gardner, Worcester Co., MA.

    Other Events:

    • 1891 Canada Census: 1891; not located
    • 1900 Census: 1900; not located

    Notes:

    All of the census and VR data I have found says that she was born about 1881; however, by that time, Manley had been in jail for bigamy for almost two years. I suspect that she was the daughter called Berdiitta in the 1881 census and was born about 1878 or 1879.

    Gertrude married John Clement Thompson 13 Apr 1904, Wilmington, Middlesex Co., MA. John (son of John Thompson and Martha A. Stokes) was born 4 May 1882, Sackville, Westmorland Co., New Brunswick, Canada; died 11 Jul 1958, South Reading, Windsor Co., VT; was buried 14 Jul 1958, Greenbower Cemetery, Gardner, Worcester Co., MA. [Group Sheet]


  3. 7.  Garfield James NegusGarfield James Negus Descendancy chart to this point (2.Rachel2, 1.Benjamin1) was born 8 Dec 1884, Athol, Cumberland Co., Nova Scotia, Canada; died 1969.

    Garfield married Ada C. Prosser Bef 1918. Ada was born 1894; died 16 Apr 1965. [Group Sheet]