The Smith Family.
By Compton Reade, M.A.
Published in 1904
Claimed to be a popular account of most branches of the name (however they are spelt) from the 14th century.
The book contains numerous pedigrees many of which were published for the first time in this book. Also includes pedigrees from Herald's Visitations and English, Irish & Scottish pedigrees.
Other names with more than a passing comment are - Elkington and Carrington both of which are allowed a chapter to themselves.
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