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1858 Born in Radford, presumably son of Joseph Smith
1881 Joseph Smith 53, brass founder, lived in Sherwood with Sarah Smith 49, Joseph Smith 23, book keeper, Edith Smith 21, Kate Smith 20, Ethel Smith 18, Norman Smith 15
1891 Joseph S Smith 33, ironmonger and brassfounder, employee, lived in Nottingham with Adelaide E Smith 27, Reginald Smith 3 months
Was a member of the firm of Smith Brothers and Co
1893/4 Founded J. S. Smith
1901 Joseph S Smith 43, brass founder, employer, lived in Nottingham with Adelaide E Smith 36, Reginald Smith 10
1911 Died in Nottingham