Jedediah K Smith

Jedediah K Smith

Birth
Amherst, Hillsborough County, New Hampshire, USA
Death 17 Dec 1828 (aged 58)
Amherst, Hillsborough County, New Hampshire, USA
Burial Amherst, Hillsborough County, New Hampshire, USA
Plot 283
Memorial ID 31096713 · View Source
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Hon. Jedidiah Kilburn Smith, A native of Amherst, son of Jonathan Smith, read law with Judge Dana, and commenced practice about 1800. He was an active Republican politician; was chosen representative to Congress in 1806, and served one term of two years; served as councilor for Hillsborough district in 1810-11, and lacked but one vote of being elected senator in congress 1810. He afterward filled several minor offices in the county and town. His last years were made miserable by his intemperate habits. He died 17 December 1828, aged 59 years. [Secomb 916]


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Jedediah K. Smith died Dec. 17, 1828 AEt. 59

Gravesite Details Very worn marble stone, under trees

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  • Created by: Jackie Marshall
  • Added: 2 Nov 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 31096713
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Jedediah K Smith (7 Nov 1770–17 Dec 1828), Find A Grave Memorial no. 31096713, citing Amherst Town Hall Burying Ground, Amherst, Hillsborough County, New Hampshire, USA ; Maintained by Jackie Marshall (contributor 46808156) .