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Re: Joseph and Jane Smith and family, Providence, Rhode Island.
« Reply #27 on: Monday 27 May 19 17:34 BST (UK) »
Census of North Smithfield
June 1 1885
District: 151
Family number: 212
number in family: 23

Jane McMacken, boarder, 23, married,  cotton weaver, born in England, of English parentage

https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M5XP-L9W

in the male section of that census, image 36 at familysearch

District: 151
Family number: 212
number in family: 23

John McMacken, boarder, 31, married, born in Scotland of Scottish parentage, laborer in a cotton mill


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1910 Westerly
Jane McMackin, 43, widowed, born in England, 2 children 2 alive, arrived 1880, weaver, cotton mill

Edith McMackin, 21, born in RI, father in Scotland, mother in England, weaver, cotton mill

Margaret McMackin, 21, born in RI, father in Scotland, mother in England, no occupation

[so maybe she is the Jane Smith who arrived in 1880?]

https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MP6Y-P99

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Jane Smith McMackin
BillionGraves Index
Name:   Jane Smith McMackin
Maiden Name:   Smith
Event Type:   Burial
Event Place:   Westerly, Washington, Rhode Island, United States
Cemetery:   River Bend Cemetery
Latitude:   41.354172
Longitude:   -71.83139
Birth Date:   1864
Death Date:   25 Jan 1923
Affiliate Create Date:   2016-03-13 23:29:47
Affiliate Image Identifier:   18437572

https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:Q2SH-S4JV

[same cemetery as the rest of the family]
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Still looking for John's death and the family in 1900.
Cambridgeshire: Billups, Cropley; Derbyshire: Jenkinson, Gratton; Co Down: O'Rourke, Rodgers, Cunningham

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Re: Joseph and Jane Smith and family, Providence, Rhode Island.
« Reply #28 on: Monday 27 May 19 17:49 BST (UK) »
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1910 Westerly
Jane McMackin, 43, widowed, born in England, 2 children 2 alive, arrived 1880, weaver, cotton mill

Edith McMackin, 21, born in RI, father in Scotland, mother in England, weaver, cotton mill

Margaret McMackin, 21, born in RI, father in Scotland, mother in England, no occupation

[so maybe she is the Jane Smith who arrived in 1880?]

https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MP6Y-P99
Margaret was 17. I cut and pasted.
Cambridgeshire: Billups, Cropley; Derbyshire: Jenkinson, Gratton; Co Down: O'Rourke, Rodgers, Cunningham

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Re: Joseph and Jane Smith and family, Providence, Rhode Island.
« Reply #29 on: Monday 27 May 19 17:52 BST (UK) »
Census of North Smithfield
June 1 1885
District: 151
Family number: 212
number in family: 23

Jane McMacken, boarder, 23, married,  cotton weaver, born in England, of English parentage

https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M5XP-L9W

in the male section of that census, image 36 at familysearch

District: 151
Family number: 212
number in family: 23

John McMacken, boarder, 31, married, born in Scotland of Scottish parentage, laborer in a cotton mill


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1910 Westerly
Jane McMackin, 43, widowed, born in England, 2 children 2 alive, arrived 1880, weaver, cotton mill

Edith McMackin, 21, born in RI, father in Scotland, mother in England, weaver, cotton mill

Margaret McMackin, 21, born in RI, father in Scotland, mother in England, no occupation

[so maybe she is the Jane Smith who arrived in 1880?]

https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MP6Y-P99

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Jane Smith McMackin
BillionGraves Index
Name:   Jane Smith McMackin
Maiden Name:   Smith
Event Type:   Burial
Event Place:   Westerly, Washington, Rhode Island, United States
Cemetery:   River Bend Cemetery
Latitude:   41.354172
Longitude:   -71.83139
Birth Date:   1864
Death Date:   25 Jan 1923
Affiliate Create Date:   2016-03-13 23:29:47
Affiliate Image Identifier:   18437572

https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:Q2SH-S4JV

[same cemetery as the rest of the family]
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Still looking for John's death and the family in 1900.

Definitely them.

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Re: Joseph and Jane Smith and family, Providence, Rhode Island.
« Reply #30 on: Monday 27 May 19 17:53 BST (UK) »
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1910 Westerly
Jane McMackin, 43, widowed, born in England, 2 children 2 alive, arrived 1880, weaver, cotton mill

Edith McMackin, 21, born in RI, father in Scotland, mother in England, weaver, cotton mill

Margaret McMackin, 21, born in RI, father in Scotland, mother in England, no occupation

[so maybe she is the Jane Smith who arrived in 1880?]

https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MP6Y-P99
Margaret was 17. I cut and pasted.

I just looked at the link and noticed that, thanks.

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Re: Joseph and Jane Smith and family, Providence, Rhode Island.
« Reply #31 on: Monday 27 May 19 17:54 BST (UK) »
Hope it is the right one - that would be great.   ;)

John MacMackin 27 Mar 1909 Westerly Rhode Island -
Peter Mcmackin - Mother's Name  Catherine Downey Mcmackin

https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:F862-3XZ

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Re: Joseph and Jane Smith and family, Providence, Rhode Island.
« Reply #32 on: Monday 27 May 19 18:01 BST (UK) »
 John McMackin
Birth    13 Apr 1855
Death    27 Mar 1909 (aged 53)
Burial    
River Bend Cemetery
Westerly, Washington County, Rhode Island, USA
Memorial ID    83365418

https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/83365418

 Janet Smith McMackin
Birth    1863
Death    25 Jan 1923 (aged 5960)
Burial    
River Bend Cemetery
Westerly, Washington County, Rhode Island, USA
Memorial ID    83365365

https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/83365365/janet-mcmackin
Cambridgeshire: Billups, Cropley; Derbyshire: Jenkinson, Gratton; Co Down: O'Rourke, Rodgers, Cunningham

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Re: Joseph and Jane Smith and family, Providence, Rhode Island.
« Reply #33 on: Monday 27 May 19 18:06 BST (UK) »
an exhaustive tree for John McMackin and his family, on ancestry
https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/person/tree/5440167/person/-1318298207/facts?_phsrc=Pgx1693&_phstart=successSource

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1900 they were living next to her sister Sarah in Westerly, I'll transcribe it in a minute
Cambridgeshire: Billups, Cropley; Derbyshire: Jenkinson, Gratton; Co Down: O'Rourke, Rodgers, Cunningham

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Re: Joseph and Jane Smith and family, Providence, Rhode Island.
« Reply #34 on: Monday 27 May 19 18:11 BST (UK) »
1900 Census Westerly
16 White Rock Main

John McMackin, 41, born Apr? 1854, moulder, unreadable where
Jane 34, born July 1866, 3 children, 3 alive, arrived 1873, cotton mill weaver
Edith R 12, born July 1888
Margaret M, 8, born Apr 1892

https://www.ancestry.com/interactive/7602/4120529_00402/53872445
Cambridgeshire: Billups, Cropley; Derbyshire: Jenkinson, Gratton; Co Down: O'Rourke, Rodgers, Cunningham

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Re: Joseph and Jane Smith and family, Providence, Rhode Island.
« Reply #35 on: Monday 27 May 19 18:14 BST (UK) »
an exhaustive tree for John McMackin and his family, on ancestry
https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/person/tree/5440167/person/-1318298207/facts?_phsrc=Pgx1693&_phstart=successSource

That tree has their two daughters, Edith's death (1922), Margaret's husband and her children, etc. Margaret's death 1973.

Do you have ancestry.com or should I transcribe the records?
Cambridgeshire: Billups, Cropley; Derbyshire: Jenkinson, Gratton; Co Down: O'Rourke, Rodgers, Cunningham