James Smith was born on 20 Nov 1833 at Pencaitland, East Lothian, Scotland ,
Baptised: 8 Dec 1833.1
He was the son of James Smith and Ann King.
James appeared on the 1851 Scottish Census of 30 Mar 1851 in the household of Robert Strathern at Church Street West, Tranent, East Lothian, Scotland ;
STRATHEARN Robert, Head, M, 27, Grocer, Pencailtand East Lothian
STRATHEARN Jessie, Wife, M, 29, Haddington East Lothian
SMITH James, Visitor, Unm, 17, Shop Keeper, Pencaitland East Lothian
(James Smith could be a cousin of Robert's.)2
|Father||James Smith (c 1806 - )|
|Mother||Ann King (13 Oct 1804 - )|
- [S197] Letter or email from Mary Legarth (New Zealand) to Ailsa Corlett, Various letters or emails; Held by Ailsa Corlett (Brisbane, Queensland, Australia) Descandant Tree of John King dated 2008.
- [S28] 1851 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 30 March 1851), 1851 Tranent Haddingstonshire (East Lothian) Piece 722, Folio 12, Page 14
via Findmypast.co.uk. Hereinafter cited as 1851 Scottish Census.