Smith, Jeremiah, 1805-1874

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A native of South Carolina, Smith moved to Indiana in 1817 and settled in Winchester, Randolph County, where he began practicing law in 1837. Smith was a circuit judge, built the Franklin House Hotel, helped plan Union City, Ind., and wrote several works, including two histories of Randolph County.

From the description of Papers, 1844-1868. (Indiana Historical Society Library). WorldCat record id: 38598339

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referencedIn Poems and correspondence, 1824-1851 and undated. Houghton Library
creatorOf Smith, Jeremiah, 1805-1874. Papers, 1844-1868. Indiana Historical Society Library
creatorOf Butler University. [Minutes, March 5, 1850 - June 23, 1852 : and other historical records, 1861-1880.]. Butler University Libraries
referencedIn Smith-Holliday family papers, 1830-1889. Indiana Historical Society Library
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associatedWith Butler University. corporateBody
associatedWith Gould, Hannah Flagg, 1789-1865 person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Indiana--Randolph County
Mississippi River
Washington (D.C.)
Voyages and travels


Birth 1805

Death 1874



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SNAC ID: 71153631