Spencer Family Tree of Ted & Barbara Spencer

Benjamin Smith

 

 

1812

A locomotive steam engine used to carry coal from Middleton Colliery to Leeds, replacing trucks pulled by horses

 

 

 

1824

Britain legalizes trade unions, the first nation tin the world to do so

 

 

 

1856

Discovery of the remains of the Neanderthal Man in the Neander Valley, near Dusseldorf, Germany

 

 

b. abt. 1807, Wakefield, W/Yks
bp: 5 Oct 1807, All Saints Church, Wakefield
Parents:
William & Hannah Smith


occ: Coal miner
d: 13 December 1867, Leeds

br: Woodhouse Cemetery, Leeds†

Siblings include:

* William (1801)

* David Cooper (1804)


m: 9 February 1824,

All Saints Church, Wakefield

Sp:
ANNE BUCKLEY


Known Children:

(All b/bp in Rothwell/Wakefield)
* Mary Smith (b. 1825)
* Matthew Smith (b.1827)
* John Smith (b.1830)
* Harriet Smith (b.1833)
* James Smith (b.1835)
*
George SMITH

(b.8 July 1837, Rothwell)
* Thomas Smith (b.1842)
* Eliza Smith (b. 1845)

* Charles Smith (b.1850)