- Birth Date
- 17 January 1826
- Death Date
- 24 January 1868
John Smith Jr.
The Smith family John, his wife Mary Ann, children Martha, Mary, Agnes, John, Janet, Adam, Sarah, and Isabel came from Scotland and arrived in New York on 5 July 1866 via the ship American Congress. Though the overland company records only list heads of household, it also notes that John purchased seven adult food rations for the journey indicating that his family was with him for this part of the journey as well.
- Age at Departure: 40
- Head of Household
- “Captain Daniel Thompson, memorandum book 1, 1866.” In Perpetual Emigrating Fund Company church trains accounts 1861-1868, Captains’ accounts 1862-1868.
- Find a Grave (Website)
- New York Passenger Lists, 1820-1957.
- Perpetual Emigrating Fund, Financial Account 1849-1886, Ledger B, p. 365.
- Saints By Sea: Latter-day Saint Immigration to America