About Us

Established 1961, By William and Merilyn Smith serving NH and VT as estate auctioneers and appraisers, conducting approximately 35 auctions per year and one of New England’s most active and well respected auction houses.

William G Smith President taking over in 2000 has gown the business Nationally with offices in Greenwich CT, Sarasota FL and Phoenix AZ along with the main office in NH

Bill obtained his BA at CCSU in 1989, having grown up in the business under the tutelage of his father found it a natural progression to join Bill Sr. in 1990 after graduation and upon his father’s passing in 2000 taking the helm with his mother Merilyn Smith as a partner. Wm A. Smith Inc. today employs a full time staff of 12 employees and having specialist in many fields of todays desired tastes.

The staff.

We have several experts on staff to assist those with specialized Antique items.

Merilyn Smith

Accounts Manager and Treasurer

Fiona Tillis

Photography and online advertising specialist with Smiths

Ann Marie Smith

30 years with Smiths Advertising and project manager


Head of packing, moving and transportation

Walter Janes

Warehouse and inventory manager

Dennis Reisch

Toys and Model train, a Smith specialist for over 30 years

Scott MacClay

Coin specialist with over 50 years expense in the numismatic field a Smith Specialist for 40 years

Patsy Root

Accounts Manager and Treasurer

Lori Vallari

Office manager and 30 years of experience with jewelry and collectables

Shannon Freeman

Jewelry Specialist a graduate gemologist from GIA over 20 years’ experience appraising and cataloging antique and contemporary jewelry

Kenneth Labnon

Auctioneer and Appraiser, 50 years with Wm Smith, expertise in antiques and collectables

William Smith

Auctioneer and appraiser with 30 years of expertise in American, European and Asian antiques and art.