- Born: 1828, Ram Alley, Burbage, Wiltshire, England
- Christened: 6 Jul 1828, Burbage, Wiltshire, England 1
- Married: 9 Oct 1851, Burbage, Wiltshire, England 2
- Died: 1873, South Savernake, Wiltshire, England 3
In 1861 Rachel Smith (32) of Burbage and husband John Smith (34) of Burbage, gardiner, were living in Ram Alley Burbage Wilts. Present were children (born in Burbage): Frederick (9), scholar, Alfred (6), scholar, Mary Ann (1). Rachel's widowed mother was living nextdoor.
In 1871 Rachel Smith (42) of Burbage and husband John Smith (45) of Burbage, labourer (forest), were living in Hat Gate South Savernake Wilts. Present were children (a) born in Burbage: Alfred (16), apprentice gardener, Thomas (8), scholar, Mary A. (11), scholar, and (b) born in South Savernake: Sarah (6), Elizabeth (2), Rachel's mother Hannah Cole (65) [sic] of Burbage, widow, formerly ag lab.
Rachel Smith died aged 44 years. 3
Rachel married John SMITH, son of Stephen SMITH and Sarah SMART, on 9 Oct 1851 in Burbage, Wiltshire, England. (John SMITH was christened on 16 Oct 1825 in Burbage, Wiltshire, England and died after 1891.)
John Smith, 25, bachelor, labourer, of Burbage, son of Stephen Smith, lab, and
Rachel Cole, 23, spinster, of Burbage, daughter of John Cole, lab
Married after Banns
Witnesses: Henry Smith, Stephen Cole