Name: John Smith
Birth: 1729 in Knapdale, Argyll, Scotland
Occupation: Immigrant Ancestor
Education: St. John's College, Cambridge
Note: Came to America 1774 on board the vessel "Lovely Nelly":
Note: John Smith 45 Kirkbean Parish
Note: The Lovely Nelly was a Snow class ship built in 1762 at Chepston, South Wales for Captain John Walker and Company, and registered at Whitehaven, England. This ship made two sailings carrying emigrants from the GALLOWAY area of Southern Scotland to
Note: Prince Edward Island.
Note: SOURCE: Emigrants from Scotland to America 1774-1775, by Viola Root Cameron.
Note: Decoded and published Pepy's Diary.
Note: Memoirs of Samuel Pepys, Esq., F.R.S., Secretary to the Admiralty in the reigns of Charles II. and James II., comprising his Diary from 1659 to 1669, deciphered by the Rev. John Smith, A.B., of St. John's College, Cambridge, from the original
Note: Shorthand MS. in the Pepysian Library, and a Selection from his Private Correspondence. Edited by Richard, Lord Braybrooke. In two volumes. London, Henry Colburn . . . 1825. 4vo.
Father: John Smith b: ABT 1700 in Knapdale, Argyll, Scotland
Mother: Margaret Gilchrist b: 1702/1704 in Scotland
- John Monro Smith b: 1797 in Scotland
- Daniel Smith
- Neal Smith
- James Smith