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This is a discussion area for anyone who has an genealogical interest in the Smith surname and it's variations (e.g., Smythe, Smyth) who lived in New York City at some point in their migration. NYC includes Manhattan, Brooklyn, Staten Island, Bronx and Queens.


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This list is for the discussion of the Genealogy, Culture and History of the Smiths  who live(d) New York City.  Discussion of migration patterns, immigration, heraldry, historical sketches, settlements, census data, wills, family Bibles, vital records, web sites, books, etc. is encouraged. 

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Smith Family Forum


ConnorsGenealogy Smith Sites



NYC Genealogy Forum

AHGP Manhattan Website

NYC Genweb site


Smiths in 1800 Federal Census, New York City

1822-23 Brooklyn Directory, Smith/Smythe entries

1833-34 Brookyn Directory, Smith/Smythe entries

1854 Kings Co., Williamsburg Directory, Smith/Smythe entries

1816-29 New York City directories, assorted Smith entries, a few deaths

1843-44 New York City directory, all Smith and Smyth entries, actual pages

1847-48 New York City directory, all Smith entries, actual pages

1850 Federal Census, Williamsburg Mortality Schedule for Smiths

Brooklyn 1st Methodist Episcopal Church, Smith births

Brooklyn 1st Methodist Episcopal Church, Smith marriages

Brooklyn 1st Methodist Episcopal Church, Smith member list

Williamsburgh City Directory 1850-51, all Smith entries

Brooklyn Smith Deaths, 1870

Brooklyn Smith Deaths, 1872 with a few from 1871

Village of Flatlands, Kings Co., NY, Smiths found on tombstones

Reformed Dutch Church, New Utrecht, L.I., NY, Smiths found on tombstones

Village of Gravesend, Kings Co. NY, Smiths found on tombstones

Brooklyn NY, St Ann's Episcopal Church, Smith burials 1835-70

Brooklyn NY, St Ann's Episcopal Church, Smith marriages 1831-69

Brooklyn NY, St Ann's Episcopal Church, Smith baptisms 1836-69

1865 New York State Census, Kings County, All Smiths found in Kings County


***Check out the NYC and Smith/Smythe sections for new records***