Ancestors of Mandy Willard

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Thomas SMITH (1804-?)

and Mary REEVES (c1805-?)


Thomas Smith and Mary Reeve married on 8 June 1828 in Storrington, Sussex.  He was then a bachelor and she a spinster.  (They were not my direct ancestors.)

Thomas Smith was baptised on 15 July 1804 in Amberley, Sussex.  He was the son of Clement Smith (1777-?) and Sarah Peskett.  He was a gardener.

Mary Reeves date and place of birth/baptism are unknown, to me.


Thomas Smith and Mary Reeves had 9 known children:

  1. Mary Smith was born about 1825.  In 1841 she was 15 years old and living with her parents.

  2. Thomas Smith was baptised on 2 March 1828 in Amberley.

  3. Clement Smith was baptised on 23 May 1830 in Amberley.  He married Gainey Willard in 1854.  (They have their own page.)

  4. George Smith was baptised on 11 November 1832 in Amberley.

  5. William Smith was baptised on 1 November 1835 in Amberley.  He married Rose Ellen Hedger in 1857.  (They have their own page.)

  6. Frances Smith was baptised on 17 February 1839 in Amberley.

  7. Charles Smith was baptised on 5 September 1841 in Amberley.

  8. Reuben Smith was baptised on 16 July 1843 in Amberley.

    Reuben married Lucy Ann Blunden by banns on 23 April 1870 in Pulborough.  He was a bachelor and labourer from Amberley and she was a spinster.  Their fathers were named as Thomas Smith a gardener and Clement Blunden a shoemaker.  The witnesses to their marriage were Abraham Burrage and Emily Blunden.

    Lucy Ann was baptised on 25 March 1849 in Pulborough and was the daughter of Clement Blunden and Jane.

  9. Jane Smith was baptised on 31 January 1847 in Amberley.


REEVE(S)          SMITH