Rev. SMITH Amasa

Rev. SMITH Amasa[1, 2]

Male 1756 - 1847  (91 years)

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  • Name SMITH Amasa 
    Prefix Rev. 
    Born 24 Feb 1756  Belchertown, Hampshire, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 5
    Gender Male 
    _UID 522D29A20C6CAC4EA6811228BBA2F737A8C7 
    Died 9 Mar 1847  Cumberland, Cumberland, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    • (aged 91.)
    Buried Aft 9 Mar 1847  Cumberland, Cumberland, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Address:
    Congregational Cemetery 
    Rev. Amasa & Sophia (Lyman) Smith gravestone
    Rev. Amasa & Sophia (Lyman) Smith gravestone
    Rev. Amasa Smith memorial stone
    Rev. Amasa Smith memorial stone
    Notes 
    • Second pastor of the Second Congregational Church, later the Congregationalist Church of Cumberland; October 22, 1806 - 1820 when he was dismissed at his own request.

      -- MERGED NOTE ------------

      A brother of Revs. John and Eli Smith and a son of Deacon Joseph, was born in Belchertown, Feb. 24, 1756. He was elected deacon in 1795; married Sophia Lyman in 1787; was a sergeant in the Revolution, a major in the militia, and carried on the business of farming until 1802. He then left town, studied theology with Rev. O. Crosby, and was ordained in the ministry at North Yarmouth, Maine, May 23, 1804.

      Second pastor of the Second Congregational Church, later the Congregationalist Church of Cumberland; October 22, 1806 - 1820 when he was dismissed at his own request.

      He spent the remnant of his days in usefulness at Cumberland.
    Person ID I103384  Noyes Family Genealogy
    Last Modified 29 Nov 2013 

    Father Deacon SMITH Joseph,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother BASCOM Eunice,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 28 Apr 1743  Belchertown, Hampshire, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Family ID F41517  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family LYMAN Sophia,   b. 1 Jan 1763, Belchertown, Hampshire, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Apr 1853, Cumberland, Cumberland, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years) 
    Married 1787  Belchertown, Hampshire, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 7
    Children 
     1. Hon. SMITH Joseph, Jr.,   b. 10 Nov 1789, Belchertown, Hampshire, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Sep 1875  (Age 85 years)
     2. SMITH Sarah,   b. 16 Oct 1793,   d. 1885  (Age 91 years)
    Last Modified 2 Oct 2017 
    Family ID F41515  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 24 Feb 1756 - Belchertown, Hampshire, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1787 - Belchertown, Hampshire, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 9 Mar 1847 - Cumberland, Cumberland, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Address:
    Congregational Cemetery - Aft 9 Mar 1847 - Cumberland, Cumberland, Maine
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  • Photos
    Veteran & Patriot of the Revolutionary War
    Veteran & Patriot of the Revolutionary War

  • Sources 
    1. [S3354] Book-North Yarmouth-Old Times of North Yarmouth, Maine, ME 974.1 CO., p.25.

    2. [S6546] Book-History of the Connecticut Valley in Massachusetts, p.526.

    3. [S3808] Internet-Find A Grave, Find A Grave Memorial #48928551 8/20/2012.

    4. [S6546] Book-History of the Connecticut Valley in Massachusetts, I:526.

    5. [S6543] VR-Belchertown, MA, p.379.

    6. [S6543] VR-Belchertown, MA, p.378.

    7. [S4381] Book-Sweetser-Seth Sweetser and His Descendants, p.102.