Frederick Smyth

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Frederick Smyth

Birth
Candia, Rockingham County, New Hampshire, USA
Death 22 Apr 1899 (aged 80)
Manchester, Hillsborough County, New Hampshire, USA
Burial Manchester, Hillsborough County, New Hampshire, USA
Plot 1177
Memorial ID 26109475 · View Source
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Governor of New Hampshire. A prosperous merchant in Manchester, New Hampshire, he was elected to the first of three terms as Mayor of Manchester in 1852. Defeated in his first run for Governor of New Hampshire in 1860, he was successfully elected in 1865 and was reelected in 1866. While governor, his backing was crucial to the founding of the New Hampshire College of Agriculture and Mechanic Arts, now the University of New Hampshire, in 1866.

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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Originally Created by: Garver Graver
  • Added: 18 Apr 2008
  • Find a Grave Memorial 26109475
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Frederick Smyth (9 Mar 1819–22 Apr 1899), Find a Grave Memorial no. 26109475, citing Valley Cemetery, Manchester, Hillsborough County, New Hampshire, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .