Smith, Francis Ormand Jonathan, 1806-1876

Smith, Francis Ormand Jonathan, 1806-1876



  • Existence: 1806 - 1876


Francis Ormand Jonathan Smith (Brentwood, New Hampshire, November 23, 1806; Deering, Maine, October 14, 1876) was a U.S. lawyer, legislator, and telegraph pioneer and financier. He was elected from the state of Maine to the United States House of Representatives to serve three terms from 1833 to 1839, and business partner of Samuel Morse.

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Francis Ormand Jonathan Smith letter

Webster Mss 843257
Identifier: Mss 843257
Date(s): 1843-04-07

In English.