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banker , yachtsman

James Dickinson Smith, American banker, yachtsman. famous yachts. Member New York Yacht.

Background

Smith, James Dickinson was born on November 24, 1832 in Exeter, New Hampshire, United States. Son of Review John and Esther Mary (Woodruff) Smith.

Education

Educated public schools.

Career

Archibald Henderson, 1857. Established banking firm of Jameson, Smith & Cotting, later James D. Smith & Company, New York. President of New York Stock Exchange, 1885-1886.

Treasurer State of Connecticut, 1881. President city council, Stamford, Connecticut, 1894-1897. Director in several corporations.

Achievements

  • Famous yachts.

Membership

Member New York Yacht.

Connections

Married Elizabeth, d.

father:
Review John Smith

mother:
Esther Mary (Woodruff) Smith

spouse:
Elizabeth