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Smith, John Cotton 1765-1845

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Works: 80 works in 123 publications in 1 language and 1,091 library holdings
Genres: Pastoral letters and charges  Registers  Sources  History 
Roles: Editor
Classifications: AC1, 353.9746
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An oration, pronounced at Sharon, on the anniversary of American independence, 4th of July, 1798 by John Cotton Smith ( )
17 editions published between 1798 and 2005 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Report, Mr. John Cotton Smith, from the Committee of Claims to whom was referred on the 14th instant, the petition of Charles Hyde : 29th December, 1802 by United States ( Book )
5 editions published in 1802 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The correspondence and miscellanies of the Hon. John Cotton Smith, LL. D., formerly governor of Connecticut with an eulogy pronounced before the Connecticut Historical Society at New Haven, May 27th, 1846 by John Cotton Smith ( )
2 editions published in 1847 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
John Cotton Smith, son of Cotton Mather Smith, was born in 1765 in Sharon, Connecticut. He married Margaret Evertson and they had one son
A proclamation whereas it is the duty of a people, at stated seasons, publicly to testify their gratitude to almighty God ... by Connecticut ( Book )
4 editions published in 1815 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A proclamation although it has pleased the Most High to visit us as a people with his righteous judgments ... by Connecticut ( Book )
4 editions published in 1813 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The correspondence and miscellanies of the Hon. John Cotton Smith by John Cotton Smith ( Book )
2 editions published in 1847 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An account of the Whitten plaster by John Cotton Smith ( )
1 edition published in 1810 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Weather diaries ( )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Meteorological journal (1816-1844) of John Cotton Smith (1765-1845), governor of Connecticut, of Sharon; weather diaries of William L. Collins (fl. 1830-1865), of Hartford, and Ralph Pelton; and daybooks of Thompson Grosvenor Farm, Thompson, Conn
John Cotton Smith personal, legal and political papers by John Cotton Smith ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Smith was a Sharon, Connecticut, lawyer, Superior Court judge, Lieutenant Governor and later Governor of the State of Connecticut. His correspondence encompasses letters to and from family, clients and other lawyers, and state and federal political leaders. Among his legal papers are records of Superior Court cases, 1809-1811, court dockets, 1788-1794, and a writ of execution register, 1799-1800. His gubernatorial papers include proclamations, speeches, and correspondence, the majority of which relate to events surrounding the War of 1812 and Connecticut's response to attack. Personal papers include financial records, agreements, and deeds. His correspondents included Epaphroditus Champion, David Daggett, Samuel W. Dana, John Davenport, Jr., Stephen Decatur, Roger Griswold, James Hillhouse, David Humphreys, Chauncey Langdon, Timothy Pitkin, Benjamin Tallmadge, Nathaniel Terry, and Joseph Trumbull
by Helen Evertson Smith ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Collection consists of correspondence and papers, ca. 1762 to ca. 1904, of various members of the Smith family of Sharon, Connecticut, particularly: John Cotton Smith (1765-1845), lawyer and governor of Connecticut; his son William Mather Smith; Rev. John Cotton Smith (1826-1882), Protestant Episcopal clergyman; and Helen Evertson Smith's own correspondence and papers, including typescripts of many of her articles on American colonial history, the Revolutionary War, loyalists, social customs, and chapters from her unpublished study "Rebels and Royalists," based, at least in part, on privately owned papers, and relating to such families as Smith (from Rev. Henry Smith of Wethersfield, Connecticut), Gallup, Worthington, Livingston, Evertson, L'Estrange, Kent, Kane, Russell, Morris, Bloom, and many others. Also represented in the collection are David Daggett, Cotton Mather Smith, Samuel Hurlbut, Robert W. Smith, John Cotton Smith, Jr., Gilbert Livingston Smith, William Mather Smith, Simeon Smith, Chauncey Langdon, Robert Gilbert Livingston, Cristopher Minot, Jacob Evertson, and Mr. and Mrs. Robert C. Geer
 
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Alternative Names
Smith, John C. (John Cotton), 1765-1845
Languages
English (80)