Jonathan Smith, Jr.
|Birthplace:||Lanesborough, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States|
|Death:||Died in Belchertown, Hampshire, Massachusetts, United States|
|Place of Burial:||Lanesborough, Berkshire County, Massachusetts, United States|
|Managed by:||Private User|
About Colonel Jonathan Smith
During the American Revolution, Colonel Jonathan Smith commanded a Massachusetts militia unit (from Berkshire County) in Fellows' Brigade at the Battle of Long Island (27 August 1776).
Pittsfield, MA Sun, September 13, 1802, p. 3
"Died at Lanesborough, on the ninth inst., Col. JONATHAN SMITH, in the 62d year of his age. He was an influential character, in this County, in the American Revolution - has fulfilled several important offices in the government - was a Member of the State Convention for ratifying the Constitution - and has been one of the Senators for this Country. His early and uniform exertions in the cause of American Liberty, hath placed his name on the register of fame, as one of the Patriots of America."
Colonel Jonathan Smith's Timeline
March 4, 1740
Lanesborough, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States
September 9, 1802
Belchertown, Hampshire, Massachusetts, United States
Lanesborough, Berkshire County, Massachusetts, United States