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Francis Asbury Smith, American lawyer. Served 2 years in Civil War as Second lieutenant 3d New York Infantry; member of law firm of Smith & Wickes, since 1898.

Background

Smith, Francis Asbury was born on November 29, 1837 in E. Salisbury, Massachusetts, United States. Son of James Gilman and Polly (Leavitt) Smith.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Wesleyan University, Connecticut, 1859.

Career

Served 2 years in Civil War as Second lieutenant 3d New York Infantry. Began practice 1864; county judge Essex County, New York, 1879-1891. Member of law firm of Smith & Wickes, since 1898.

Author: The Critics versus Shakspere, 1907. Address: Elizabethtown, New York.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: The Critics versus Shakspere, 1907.

Membership

Served 2 years in Civil War as Second lieutenant 3d New York Infantry. Member of law firm of Smith & Wickes, since 1898.

Connections

Married Julia M. Scott, April.

father:
James Gilman Smith

mother:
Polly (Leavitt) Smith

spouse:
Julia M. Scott