Our SMITH (Smythe) Family ancestors migrated to Black Creek (later to be called Yarm, Geographical coordinates are 45°38'20" North and 76°27'43" West, north of Shawville, Quebec), Canada from Fermanagh County Ireland in 1844.
John Smith and Elizabeth Hunt had six children.
Lissmiskea for drinkin' tag,
McGuiris bridge for brandy,
Brookborough is a stinkin hole,
Five Mile Town's a dandy.
This note is on the top of the genealogy pages that I was given.
Thomas married Ann Sylvester. They had nine children:
Maria married ? Thompson
Matthew married Eliza Jane Smith
Lizzie married ? Archambeau
Fanny married Henry Smiley
Jane married William Alexander
Mary married George Smiley
Allan married Sophia Jones
John married Jessie Connely
Jim married Letitia Jones
Matthew married Mary Smith. They had three children:
George married Jane Dagg
Eliza Ann married Henry McDowell
John married Ann Jane Anderson.They had eight children:
Maria married Robert Stanley
William married Fannie Smith
Jennie married Richard Richardson
John married Emma Thompson
Archie married Bertha Clark
Olive married Alf Richardson
Joe married ? Cuthbertson
George married May Ebert. They had seven children:
Lizzie married ? Brown.
Matthew married Mary Ellen Murray (sister of Eliza Jane)
Jennie married Robert Hawthorne
John married Sophie McGee
Allan married Caroline Ebert
Mary married George Ebert
William (died in youth)
Eliza married Moses McCorriston. They had three children:
John married Rose Sparling
Elizabeth J. married George ?
Margaret married David Walsh
William married Frances Hunt. They had ten children:
Elizabeth 1861 - 1943 married Joseph Valliant.
William John 1869 - 1932 married Eliza Jane Murray
Matthew Allan 1871 - 1926 married Elizabeth Frey 1884 - 1967
Henry married Regina Fields
Mary 1863 - 1948 married Ralph Horner
Margaret married W. Letts
Robert married Annie Rollins
George married Mary Thompson
Annie 1865 1939 married William Hartley
Irwin married Nina Belcher