- Birth Date
- 25 December 1839
- Death Date
- 4 July 1914
Richard Herold Smyth
Birth date is confirmed by the missionary register.
He traveled to America in 1863 on the John J. Boyd and was rebaptized in Salt Lake City only a few weeks after arriving on 3 Dec. 1863 according to information in the 13th Ward record of members.
In some records his surname is spelled "Smythe," but his death certificate and obituary lists his name as "Smyth."
- Age at Departure: 23
- 1880 Utah Census.
- Find a Grave (Website)
- Missionary Department Missionary Registers, 1860-1959, Volume 1.
- Perpetual Emigrating Fund Ledger Index, [1992, 2013].
- "Smyth Funeral to be Held Tomorrow," Salt Lake Telegram, 6 July 1914, 20.
- Thirteenth Ward record of members, 1841-1890
- Utah State History Cemeteries and Burials Database.