James Smith (October 1727 – ????) was the 8th great-grandfather of Cometan, classified as one of Cometan’s distant paternal ancestors in the Hardacre family line. Born in Clitheroe, Lancashire, James was married to Alison Bolton and had at least one son named Henry Smith. The details surrounding his death remain unknown.
In Cometanic ancestry, Eleanor is categorised as part of the 10th generation retrograde, classifying her as a distant ancestor of Cometan.