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Israel Smith
Birth: Apr. 4, 1759
Suffield
Hartford County
Connecticut, USA
Death: Dec. 2, 1810
Rutland
Rutland County
Vermont, USA

US Congressman, US Senator, 4th Vermont Governor. He was elected to represent Vermont's 1st District in the United States House of Representatives, serving from 1791 to 1797, and 1801 to 1803. He was then elected as a Senator from Vermont to the United States Senate, serving from 1803 to 1807. Finally, he served as Vermont's fourth Governor from 1807 to 1808. 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Abiah Douglass Harrington (1767 - 1836)
 
 Children:
  William Smith (1785 - 1822)*
  Horace Smith (1787 - 1790)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
No lengthened scroll, no praise encumbered stone
My epitaph shall be my name alone
If that with honor fail to crown my clay
Oh! may no other deeds my fame repay
That, only that, shall single out the spot
By that remembered, or with that forgot
 
Burial:
West Street Cemetery
Rutland
Rutland County
Vermont, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Feb 13, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7180787
Israel Smith
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- Ernest Sharpe Jr
 Added: Mar. 17, 2014
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