David Smith

M, #5775, b. 24 April 1891
     David Smith was born on 24 April 1891 at Portessie, Banffshire, Scotland.1 His family was known by the tee-name of "Jeam". He was a fisherman. He married Helen Jane Clark at Buckie, Banffshire, Scotland, on 23 December 1921.1 David Smith was found on a passenger list for 18 February 1928 of the passenger ship 'Euripides'. Those recorded in the passenger list were: David Smith, Helen J. Smith, Alexander Smith, Peter Smith, Davina Smith.2,3

Child of David Smith and Helen Jane Clark


  1. [S1054] Dr Guy D Sutherland-Barnicoat, Neil Pirie, Information kindly supplied by Dr Guy Barnicoat of Commerce Township, Michigan, USA.
  2. [S7906] Ship's passenger list,1928, Euripides, Name of ship: Euripides. Date of departure: 18th February 1928. Steamship line: The Aberdeen Line. Where bound: Australia. Names and descriptions of British passengers embarked at the port of Liverpool.
    Contract ticket number: 637. Name of passengers: Smith, Mr David. Last address in the United Kingdom: 12 Reidhaven Street, Ianstown, Buckie. Class: 3rd. Port at which passengers have contracted to land: Sydney. Profession, occupation or calling of passengers: Fisherman. Ages of passengers: male, 36. Country of last permanent residence: Scotland. Country of intended future permanent residence: Australia.
  3. [S772] Robert Mair, Neil Pirie, Information kindly supplied by Robert Mair of Durham, England.