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Ned Smithson

Ned Smithson was the son of Smith Smithson, the title character of the story Smith of Wootton Major, and Nell Smithson. His sister was Nan. When he became an adult he followed in his father's profession as the village smith. When Smith had given up his Fay-star Ned kindly told his father that he had much to do with him in the village smithy, and much else to teach him.[1]

[edit] Genealogy

Rider
 
 
 
 
 
Nokes
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
daughter
 
village smith
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Smith Smithson
 
Nell Smithson
 
Sister
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
NED SMITHSON
 
Nan Smithson
 
Tim of Townsend
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Tom
 
 
 
 

[edit] References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, Smith of Wootton Major