Stephen Smith II
was born in December 1726 at Chatham, Barnstable County, Massachusetts. He was baptized on 18 December 1726 at Chatham Church, Chatham, Barnstable County, Massachusetts. He was the son of Deacon Stephen Smith
and Hannah Collins
. Stephen Smith II married Mehitable Eldridge
, daughter of Nathaniel Eldredge
and Sarah Conant
, circa 1746 at Chatham, Barnstable County, Massachusetts. Stephen Smith II removed to at Liverpool, Queens County, Nova Scotia, Canada, in 1759. On 1 July 1760 one of the four men who were allowed the privledge of the stream running through Liverpool where a grist mill was erected.
He was one of the first Deacons of the Congregational Church at Liverpool. He Seperated for this church and helped to establish what was called the New Light Church. He was vessell owner and engged in coastal sailing. His Shallop was robbed by privateers in September 1782 at Liverpool, Queens County, Nova Scotia, Canada. He left a will on 4 September 1807 at Queens County, Nova Scotia.
bequeeaths to "my beloved wife Mehitabel Smith. . . ,my son Jonathan Smith . ., my son Stephen Smith . . ,my son Nathaniel Smith . . ,my daughters Hannah, Bertha, Tabitha, Sarah, Nehitabel, and Betsey . . , Ludovick Smith my grandson. . , my grand daughters Hannah Lewis and Elizabeth Smith .."
He died on 9 September 1807 at Liverpool, Queens County, Nova Scotia, Canada, at age 80.