1 - SMITH, Martin Sidney, b N. Scituate, R.I., Dec. 21, 1844.

8 - Christopher Smith (d 1676), from Eng., settled at Providence, R.I., ante 1670; sgt. and dep. Gen. Ct. of Mass., 1655; "Antient Friends of Providence"; m Alice -;
7 - Edward (1635-93), sgt.; mem. Colonial Assembly, 1665-83; m 1663, Amphyllis Angel (Thomas8, founder with Roger Williams of Providence Plantations, m Alice, dau. of James Ashton);
6 - Joseph (1680-1734), m 1706, Patience Mowry (Nathaniel7, m Joanna, dau. of Edward Inman; Roger8, m Mary, dau. of John Johnson);
5 - Jacob (b 1706), m 1727, Dinah Harris (Richard6; Thomas7; Thomas8; of Providence Plantations);
4 - Jeremiah (b 1733), m 1759, Lavina Olney (Obediah5, m Lydia Hawkins);
3 - Israel (1765-1838), m Amey Phillips (Jeremy4, m Elsie, dau. of Lt. Gov. William West);
2 - Martin (see below).

8 - Christopher Smith (above);
7 - Edward (above);
6 - Joseph (above);
5 - Joseph, m Lydia Dexter;
4 - Simon (1737-1831), m Elizabeth Sayles;
3 - Ziba (1772-1844), m Lydia Waterman (Resolved4);
2 - Mary (1803-59), Martin Smith (1800-70), farmer.
1 - m 1880, Marcella Dexter (July 16, 1861 - Oct. 11, 1914); dau. of Joseph W. Dexter, of N. Scituate, R.I.; issue (all b N. Scituate, R.I.: 1-Howard Dexter, b July 27, 1881; m July 1, 1909, Grace Weed, dau. of Dr. Fred T. Nye, of Beloit, Wis. (issue: Dorothy G.; Margret; Dexter N.); 2-Mary E. (Feb. 28, 1883-Apr. 16, 1902); 3-Lydia W. (Oct. 11, 1884-May 26, 1919); m 1907, Luther W. Patterson; 4-Benjamin H., b June 12, 1888; 5-Helen M. (Mrs. Howard W. Steere, qv),
1 - A.B., A.M., Brown, '67 (P.B.K.).  Farmer, Mem. R.I. Gen. Assembly, 1874-76, 1879-84; R.I. Senate, 1891-92, 1894-95.  Second lt., Co. K, 14th R.I. Heavy Arty., in Civil War. Cdr. Rodman Post No. 12 G.A.R., 1887, 1918-29.  Mem. M.O.L.L.   Residence: North Scituate, R.I.