James Smith (1737 - 1812)

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Birthplace: Peters Twnsp, Franklin Cnty, PA
Death: Died in Washington Ctny, KY
Managed by: CURTIS BARD
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About James Smith

DAR Ancestor #: A105669

When the American War of Independence broke out, James Smith joined the Pennsylvania militia and was made a colonel in 1777. He also represented Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania at the 1776 Constitutional Convention.

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