Smith, Bartholomew Valentine Tantaquidgeon, - 1843

Bartholomew Valentine Tantaquidgeon Smith was the son of Valentine Smith and Cynthia Tecomwas of Montville, Connecticut and husband of Sarah Wyyougs.  He and Sarah had at least one child, Fidelia Ann Hoscott Smith.  Bartholomew worked as a mariner.  According to a New London crew list, he was 5’10” and of “Indian” complexion.  In June of 1829 he sailed to the Brazil Banks aboard the Ann Maria

c. 1811
May 15, 1843