...... is an extremely common surname in English language settlement areas, and from many other parts of the western world. It can most readily be considered as a functional surname - one that derives from an occupation.

This particular site will focus on the origins, relations, and descendants of Samuel Smith, a carpenter who lived in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, in the mid-1800s.

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