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Leading engineer (Chief agent) at the Round Oak Works.
1824 Born in Tipton, son of Richard Smith and his wife Elizabeth.
1851 Agent, living in Brierley Hill, Kingswinford
1870 Living at The Priory, Dudley
c.1870 he adopted the surname Shenstone after he inherited an estate at Shenstone in Staffordshire from his father in about 1870.
Moved to Sussex
1916 Died in Sussex