- Born: Oct 1831, Prussia 1
- Marriage: Philipena Hoffman
- Died: 28 Feb 1884 at age 52 2
- Buried: Ste. Flavie, Quebec Cemetery
John Smith and Philipena Hoffman came from Prussia Germany to Montreal c 1869
Gravestone reads:" In memory of John Smith, a native of Prussia, Germany
Died 28 Feb 1884 aged 52 years & 4 months. Although he sleeps, his memory
doth live. And cheering comfort to his mourners give. He followed virtue
as his truest guide. Liv'd as a christian, as a christian died.
Note that Dick Parks has John named as Henry.
John married Philipena Hoffman, daughter of Unknown and Unknown. (Philipena Hoffman was born in 1827,1 died on 22 Mar 1894 2 and was buried in Campbellton Rural Cemetery, N.B..)
Computed from gravestone information.