Peter Smith

AncientFaces Member since Jul 02, 2015

About: Have about 20+ early CT images of people from New London County around 1850- 1880. Have database w/ 5000+ people from there & Early MA & NH as well.

Researching: Jackson, Fuller, Conley, Coleman, Tanner, Olsen, Brownell, Cady, Cornlee

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John Owen Smith was the son of Prentice Park Smith & the father of Owen Shapley Smith. He was born in Ledyard, CT. He was b 10/6/1819 & d 1/5/1896. His wife was Abby Shapley King (1822-1894).
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This is the entire family photographed probably in Boston area, 1910. Walter was b in Boston & Clara was from Rumney, NH
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3 photos of the couple: one of Harriet & one of Owen, probably prior to marriage, and one as a couple on thought to be on their wedding day. They lived in Norwich, CT.
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Daguerreotypes of husband & wife, Ebenezer (1764-1853) & cousin Eunice (1779-?). Couple lived in 'Bean Hill' section of Norwich. He was a farmer.
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DAGUERREOTYPE. Mrs Lyman lived in Woodstock, Windham County, CT and was born in Brooklyn, Windham, CT.
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Dr. Lyman late in life. Studied Medicine at Dartmouth after 3 years studying for the ministry at Yale. Married Frances Mary Eldridge. Cut off one of his own infected fingers to avoid gangrene!
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Peter Smith who what when where why Too bad all we know is the 1st!
Oct 26, 2003 · posted to the photo Ms. Jackson