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Richard Smith ~ January 25, 1769 - October 1, 1823

My name is Richard Smith. I was born on January 1, 1769 and passed on October 1, 1823. 

I am the brother of Thomas, son of William. I was admitted to the Bar Association in 1791 and first appeared in the county courts that year. I was a highly esteemed member of the local Bar. I was elected to the State House of Representatives in 1803.

In 1821, I was appointed  by Governor Heister to the office of Register and Recorder. I died in the Huntingdon County Court Room while defending his honor. The Court later ruled in his favor.

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