SMITH, John Josiah - Extra Data
(Brother of Party Leader William SMITH)
Death Notice (Cape Archives) says he was the son of William and Elizabeth, born ca 1803. Death notice signed by his brother William.
His youngest son was George Bensted SMITH.
Hemblington, Nofolk, Archdeacon's Transcripts
William SMITH of this parish, a bachelor, and Elizabeth BENSTED of the same parish, spinster, were married in this church by banns on this nineteenth day of October 1787
Elizabeth BENSTED (X)
Witnesses: Tristram HARPER (X) and Richard GOWAR (X)