Lydia Gates Mack was born 3 September 1732 in East Haddam, Middlesex County, Connecticut to Daniel Gates (1706-1775) and Lydia Fuller (1709-1778) and died 9 March 1817 Royalton, Windsor County, Vermont of unspecified causes. She married Solomon Mack (1732-1820) 4 January 1759 in Lyme, New London County, Connecticut.
|Offspring of Solomon Mack and Lydia Gates (1732-1818)|
|Lovina Mack (1762-1789)|
|Lovisa Mack (1762-1794)|
|Lydia Mack (1674-1826)|
|Stephen Mack (1766-1826)||15 June 1766 Marlow, Cheshire County, New Hampshire, United States||11 November 1826 Pontiac, Oakland County, Michigan, United States||Temperance Bond (1771-1850)|
|Jason Gates Mack (1766-1835)|
|Daniel Gates Mack (1770-1851)|
|Solomon Mack (1773-1851)|
|Lucy Mack (1775-1856)||8 July 1775 Gilsum, Cheshire County, New Hampshire||14 May 1856 Nauvoo, Hancock County, Illinois||Joseph Smith (1771-1840)|
- Joseph Smith Immigrant Ancestors
- Maternal grandmother of the Prophet Joseph SMITH Jr.
Her husband was a Veteran of the French & Indian Wars and the Revolutionary War (Israel PUTNAM's company). A brief account of his life, written by his daughter Lucy Mack Smith and taken from his own words, can be found at  or at (chapter 1)