John Smith was my husband’s gt gt grandfather and the father of Charles Smith.
He was born in Sheffield, Yorkshire in 1830.
He married Mary Ann in about 1848.
His son Charles was born in Birmingham, Warwickshire in 1850 and by 1851 the family were living in Lancashire.
The 1861 census gives their address as 99 RIdgeway Street, Ancoats, Lancashire and John's occupation as a Wire Drawer.