Smith, James

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Born: 1713 AD
Died: 1806 AD, at 93 years of age.

Nationality: Irish
Categories: Politician


1713 – Born in Ireland.

 

1727 – Immigrated to the United States and settled in Pennsylvania.

 

1945 – He got admitted to the bar and began practice in Shippensburg, PA.

 

1775 - Delegate to the state convention in January.

 

1776 - Organized the Pennsylvania Militia and the two regiments of the Flying Camp in Perth Amboy, N.J.

 

1778 - Member of the Continental Congress

 

1780 - A signer of the Declaration of Independence; member of the state house of representatives.

 

1806 – A brigadier general of state militia, state councilor. He resumed the practice of his profession in York, PA. He died on the 11th of July.

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