5. Q. Aurelius Symmachus, who held the consulship along with Aetius, in A. D. 446, was in all probability the son of the preceding, and there-fore the grandson of the orator.
He was the father of
William Smith. A Dictionary of Greek and Roman biography and mythology. London. John Murray: printed by Spottiswoode and Co., New-Street Square and Parliament Street. In the article on Soranus, we find: "at this present time (1848)" and this date seems to reflect the dates of works cited. 1873 - probably the printing date.