Arreton Isle of Wight Hampshire

Henry Smith was born in Arreton, the 14th of April, 1818 - and christened at St. George's parish church on the 10th of May, that year. He was a tailor.

His mother, Frances Bagwell died there on the 11th of March, 1827. She was born in 1779 in Godshill, IOW and was married on 2nd of April, 1801 to Nicholas Smith, at Whippingham. Nicholas was born on the 22nd of July, 1777, in Newchurch, IOW.

St. George's, Arreton

Henry Smith married Jane Hayles of Whippingham, at St. Mildred's, Whippingham, IOW (after banns) on the 27th of January, 1840.

They were the parents of Edwin Smith (born Newport, IOW) who married Annie Jane Buckett (born Shalfleet, IOW) whose daughter Maud married Andrew Brock - my wife, Jane's, paternal grandparents.