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Christopher Smart, Jr
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Birth: Oct. 12, 1892
Portsmouth
Rockingham County
New Hampshire, USA
Death: Sep. 19, 1918
Boston
Suffolk County
Massachusetts, USA

Seaman Christopher Smart, Jr, USN was the son of Christopher Smart, Sr and Bertha S Rand and brother of Roland Smart and Mrs Arthur (Bertha) Sawyer.

He grew up in Portsmouth, New Hampshire and worked as a chauffeur and for a short time was a clerk in the market of John Holland.

On 10 July 1910 he married Blanche M. Woods and they had a son Bradleigh Goodwin Smart who was born in 1914.

On 13 November 1915, he was appointed as a driver of the Portsmouth Police patrol wagon and later was transferred as patrolman.
He resigned from the police force to enter the service to his country. He enlisted in the reserve corps in February 1918 and was assigned to the training camp at Hingham, later then was transferred to Bumpkin Island and from there to the Commonwealth Pier all in Massachusetts.

His death, during the second wave of the pandemic, followed an illness of 6 days from the Spanish Influenza which exacerbated into lobar pneumonia for 3 days before he died at St. Elizabeth Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts.

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 Parents:
  Christopher Smart (1856 - 1932)
  Bertha L Rand Smart (1861 - 1923)
 
 Sibling:
  Christopher Smart (1892 - 1918)
  Roland Smart (1898 - 1975)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Proprietors Burying Ground
Portsmouth
Rockingham County
New Hampshire, USA
Plot: Proprietors 143 F
 
Created by: D. J. Goldman
Record added: Oct 24, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 16312701
Christopher Smart, Jr
Added by: D. J. Goldman
 
Christopher Smart, Jr
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Christopher Smart, Jr
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