Tuesday, July 7, 2009

Name o' the Day

Captivity Smead

b. August 22, 1746
d. May 7, 1747

Captivity Smead was born to John and Mary Smead two days after the Smeads and their two young sons, Elihu and Simeon, were taken captive at Fort Massachusetts. She died in Canada.

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

We discovered this name in a family search. She was our great- great- great aunt on our maternal grandmother's side. We are fascinated by her story, and are looking deeper into her family history. Thank you for sharing her story.