Gerrit Smith Edit Profile
Graduate Hamilton College, 1818.
Delaware to New York State Convs., 1824, 28. Experimented with systematic charity on large scale. Attempted to colonize Negroes in Adirondack wilderness.
Member United States House of Representatives from New York, 33d Congress, 1853-August 17, 1854.
Married Wealthy Ann Backus, January 11, 1819. Married second, Ann Carroll Fitzhugh, January 3, 1822.