Joseph SMITH 1824-1888
Elizabeth McNICOL c.1823-1921
Dunbartonshire & Lanarkshire, Scotland ; Digby, Hotspur, Condah & Portland, S-W Victoria, Australia
Joseph SMITH b. 1824 Kirkintilloch, Dumbartonshire, Scotland, son of John SMITH & Marion ROSS was married in 1850, Dumbartonshire, Scotland to Elizabeth McNICOL b. c.1823 Glasgow, Scotland.
Joseph & Elizabeth SMITH and 1 year old Elizabeth SMITH arrived at Portland, S-W Victoria on the "Emma Eugenia" in July 1852.
They settled in the Hotspur, Digby, Condah area where more children were born.
Joseph SMITH and his wife Elizabeth, both died in Portland, Joseph in 1888 and Elizabeth in 1921, and are buried in the South Portland Cemetery.
Joseph SMITH & Elizabeth McNICOL had the following family...
- Elizabeth SMITH b. 1851, Glasgow, Scotland, d. 1918, Milltown (near Heywood), S-W Vic m. James Ottaway SHARROCK 1840-1891, b. Sussex, England, d. Condah, S-W Victoria. 4 children.
- Marion SMITH b. 1853, Hotspur, S-W Vic, d. 1938, Portland, S-W Vic m. Robert WHYTE 1840-1917, b. Co Donegal, Ireland, d. Wallacedale, S-W Victoria. 8 children.
- John SMITH b. c.1855, Hotspur, S-W Victoria, d. 1935, Hamilton, S-W Victoria, m. ...?...
- Isabella "Bella" SMITH b. 1857, Hotspur, S-W Victoria, d. 1887, Portland, S-W Victoria.
- Janet SMITH b. 1859 Hotspur, S-W, Victoria, d. ...?..., m. ...?...
- David Ross SMITH b. 1861 "Kangaroo" Station, S-W Victoria, d. 1916 Darling Downs, Queensland, m. Sophia LOVELL 1873-1937, b. Heywood, S-W Victoria, d. Queensland, Aus. Resided at Myamyn, S-W Victoria until moving north to Queensland before 1909. At least 8 children.
- Duncan SMITH b. 1863 Hotspur, S-W Victoria, d. 1897, Myamyn (near Condah), S-W Victoria. Died from consumption.
- Margaret Jean SMITH b. c.1866 Hotspur, S-W Victoria, d. 1935, Melbourne, Victoria, m. 1898 Western Australia to Alfred Banks CRANAGE 1873-1965, b. Dimboola, Victoria, d. Melbourne, Victoria.
- Frances SMITH b. 1868 Hotspur, S-W Victoria, d. 1941, Melbourne, Victoria m. 1891 to George ROWSELL 1863-1931, b. Ballarat, Victoria, d. Melbourne, Victoria.