Smith, Thomas, 1558?-1625Alternative names
Thomas Smith was the first governor of the East India Company. In 1609 he obtained the charter for the Virginia Company and acted as its treasurer until 1620. Smith was the grandfather of the first Viscount Strangford.
From the description of Manorial court records of Sir Thomas Smith, 1581-1600. (Harvard Law School Library). WorldCat record id: 237395764
- Manorial courts--Sources
- England--Ashford (as recorded)