Mr.Edward SMITH in the 98 year of age leaving a widow aged 95 years, to whom he had been married 74 years"
(Dover Telegraph 30.8.1856 death) 

 

SMITH John Esq., father of that gallant commander Sir Sydney SMITH, at his seat at the caves, Dover, on the 2 instant gave a large quantity of beef, mutton and bread to 145 poor inhabitants of that town.
(Kentish Gazette 23 Jan 1801 back page col.4)