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Ann Withington Smith

June 1813–?

Possibly born at Prees, Shropshire, England; daughter of Sarah Ralphs and George Withington. Married John P. Smith. 1 (See Document 1.2)


  1. [1] “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (, accessed May 2023), Ann Withington KN75-TRY. Church of England, Parish Church of Prees (Shropshire), Bishop’s Transcripts for Prees, 1669–1868, Ann Withington, June 20, 1813; from original records at the Diocean Registery, Lichfield, England; FHL microfilm 503515, FHL. Church of England, Parish Church of Prees (Shropshire), Parish Register Transcripts, 1597–1837, George Withington and Sarah Ralphs, Apr. 20, 1812; also John Smith and Ann Withington, Feb. 19, 1837; from original records at Shrewsbury Public Library, Shrewsbury, England; FHL microfilm 506791, FHL. Susan Easton Black and Harvey Bischoff Black, eds., Annotated Record of Baptisms for the Dead, 1840–1845: Nauvoo, Hancock County, Illinois (Provo, UT: Center for Family History and Genealogy, Brigham Young University, 2002), 6:3371–3372.