Mary Smith1,2

F, #158, b. say 1763, d. circa 1837
RelationshipGrandmother of Edward Mote
Birthsay 1763England
Marriage15 December 1785St Giles Church without Cripplegate, London, Middlesex, England, They were married by E Gillespy (Curate) in the presence of Sarah Harris, Sarah Mote and Ann Smith.
Details obtained from the Parish Register.
Deathcirca 1837Her Will was proved in 1837


ResidenceNovember 1804Upper Thames Street, Middlesex, England
Residence31 October 18358 Crosby Row, King Street, Southwark, Surrey, England
Married Name As of 15 December 1785, her married name was Mote. 
WillMary Smith left a will on 31 October 1835; This is the last Will and Testament of me Mary Mote of No 8 Crosby Row King Street Southwark in the County of Surry ......all my just debts burrial and testamentary expences to be fully paid and satisfied and subject hereto I give and bequeath all my right title .....and interest in the salve Business called Smith Black Salve and which I derived from my late Sister Ann Smith and all my stocks in the funds and all my household furniture plate linen china and all the Rest and Residue of my Personal Estate and Effects of what nature or kind the same may consist at the time of my decease unto my dear Daughter Mary Ann Lotsom Mote to hold unto my said Daughter her executors ad..ors and assigns to and for her and their ?now absolute use and benefit and I do hereby constitute and appoint my said daughter sole Executrix of this my last Will and Testament. In witness whereof I have to this my last Will and Testament set my hand and seal this thirty first day of October in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and thirty five. Mary Mote / seal / signed / published and declared by the said Testatrist? Mary Mote as and for her last Will and Testament in the presence of us who at her request in her presence and in the presence of each other hereunto subscribed our names as Witnesses Jas. Mote 21 Penton Place Pentonville Edwd. Mote 14 Union Street Borough //

PROVED at London 22nd June 1837 before the worshipful John Daubtuy?? Doctor of Laws and Surrogate by the Oath of Mary Ann Lettsom / in the Will written Lotsom Mote Spinster the Daughter the sole executrix to whom ....... was granted ................................. to administer.//. 


James Mote b. 12 June 1763
ChartsDescendant Chart - James Mote b. say 1775
Last Edited27 Feb 2014


  1. The surname was first based on her sister's name in her Will. Since then a marriage record has been located which confirms it.
  2. [S5] International Genealogical Index (IGI).