William Frederick Smith

1863 - 12 Oct 1918

Change Your Language

close

You can change the language of the BillionGraves website by changing the default language of your browser.

Learn More
English
Register

William Frederick Smith

1863 - 12 Oct 1918
edit Edit Record
photo Add Images
group_add Add Family
description Add a memory

Grave site information of William Frederick Smith (1863 - 12 Oct 1918) at The Strand Cemetery in Cape Town, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa from BillionGraves

Life Information

William Frederick Smith

Born:
Died:

The Strand Cemetery

Hofmeyer Street
Cape Town, Cape Town, Western Cape
South Africa
Transcriber

Sonia Smart (Bester)

February 17, 2015
Photographer

Sonia Smart (Bester)

February 16, 2015

Nearby Graves

See more nearby graves
Upgrade to BG+

Grave Site of William Frederick

edit

William Frederick Smith is buried in the The Strand Cemetery at the location displayed on the map below. This GPS information is ONLY available at BillionGraves. Our technology can help you find the gravesite and other family members buried nearby.

Download the free BillionGraves mobile app for iPhone and Android before you go to the cemetery and it will guide you right to the gravesite.
android Google play phone_iphone App Store

Life timeline of William Frederick Smith

1863
William Frederick Smith was born in 1863
William Frederick Smith was 16 years old when Thomas Edison demonstrates incandescent lighting to the public for the first time, in Menlo Park, New Jersey. Thomas Alva Edison was an American inventor and businessman, who has been described as America's greatest inventor. He developed many devices that greatly influenced life around the world, including the phonograph, the motion picture camera, and the long-lasting, practical electric light bulb. Dubbed "The Wizard of Menlo Park", he was one of the first inventors to apply the principles of mass production and large-scale teamwork to the process of invention, and is often credited with the creation of the first industrial research laboratory.
William Frederick Smith was 24 years old when Buffalo Bill Cody's Wild West Show opens in London. William Frederick "Buffalo Bill" Cody was an American scout, bison hunter, and showman. He was born in Le Claire, Iowa Territory, but he lived for several years in his father's hometown in Toronto Township, Ontario, Canada, before the family returned to the Midwest and settled in the Kansas Territory.
William Frederick Smith was 31 years old when Mahatma Gandhi forms the Natal Indian Congress (NIC) in order to fight discrimination against Indian traders in Natal. Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi was an Indian activist who was the leader of the Indian independence movement against British rule. Employing nonviolent civil disobedience, Gandhi led India to independence and inspired movements for civil rights and freedom across the world. The honorific Mahātmā – applied to him first in 1914 in South Africa – is now used worldwide. In India, he is also called Bapu and Gandhi ji, and known as the Father of the Nation.
William Frederick Smith was 45 years old when Ford puts the Model T car on the market at a price of US$825. Ford Motor Company is an American multinational automaker headquartered in Dearborn, Michigan, a suburb of Detroit. It was founded by Henry Ford and incorporated on June 16, 1903. The company sells automobiles and commercial vehicles under the Ford brand and most luxury cars under the Lincoln brand. Ford also owns Brazilian SUV manufacturer Troller, an 8% stake in Aston Martin of the United Kingdom, and a 49% stake in Jiangling Motors of China. It also has joint-ventures in China, Taiwan, Thailand, Turkey, and Russia. The company is listed on the New York Stock Exchange and is controlled by the Ford family; they have minority ownership but the majority of the voting power.
William Frederick Smith died on 12 Oct 1918 at the age of 55
BillionGraves.com
Grave record for William Frederick Smith (1863 - 12 Oct 1918), BillionGraves Record 12758726 Cape Town, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa

Loading