Peter Smith (110) was born in Abbotts Roding / White Roothing on 24th November, 1843.
He was farming at Leaden Hall, Leaden Roding in 1861 but had moved to High Trees Farm, In The Street, High Roothing by 1871.
In 1869 he married Elizabeth Anne Millbank (161) in Dunmow, Essex. She was from Leaden Roothing where she had been born in 1845.
She was to die at Meghills, Leaden Roothing 0n 30th December, 1906.
In 1881 the family had moved to Margaret Roothing where Peter now employed 9 men and 1 boy on 300 acres.
He was still in Margaret Roothing at Brick House Farm, Marks Hall Lane in 1891.
He died in 1897 where the death was registered at Epping. Essex.
National Probate Record
They had eight children:
Florence L Smith Born 1870
Laura A Smith Born 1872
Eva Smith Born 1874
Kate Smith Born 1876
Thomas J Smith Born 1877
Mabel Smith Born 1879
Jessie Smith Born 1884
Harold Smith Born 1888
All Saints Church, Little Totham