James married Ellen PETHERICK, daughter of John PETHERICK and Jane SLOCOMBE, on 23 Apr 1875 in Stratford, Perth County, Ontario, Canada.1 (Ellen PETHERICK was born about 1856 in Berlin, Ontario, Canada.)
Ontario Marriage Index, 1858-1899 (Stratford, Perth County, Ontario, Canada). Surety: 4. Name: James Smith
Residence: Twp of Wallace
Place of Birth: Twp of Lanark, Ont.
Marital Status: bachelor
Parents: William Smith & Jane, his wife
Spouse Name: Ellen Petherick
Residence: Listowel, Ont.
Place of Birth: Berlin, Ont.
Parents: John Petherick & Jane, his wife
Witnesses: Henry Schlimm of Listowel, Ont. [brother-in-law]
Place of Marriage: Stratford, Ont.
Date of Marriage: 23rd April 1875
Groom's Religion: Bretheren in [illegible]
Bride's Religion: ditto
Married By: Wm. Thomas Wilkins
License or Banns: license