John Edmund Smith (31) is the eldest son of Cyril and Vera He was born on 25th August, 1935.



Chelmsford Chronicle 31st August, 1935

He married Anne Elizabeth Boiley (584) in 1964.

She had been born in Braintree, Essex on 19th September, 1946, the daughter of Philip Edward Boiley and Edna Margaret Notley.




Initially a farming family in Shalford, Essex John and Anne found a calling to serve the Church. This led them to Canada where they have taken up citizenship.


John and Anne have five children:

Phillip James Smith

Stephen Paul Smith

Colin Andrew Smith

Matthew John Smith

Jocelyn May Smith

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