Born: 1793-02-05 Washington County, Kentucky
Died: 1871-04-23 Springfield, Illinois
Smith married Nancy Killen in Kentucky, with whom he had two children. They moved to Springfield, Illinois, in 1830. In 1850, he was working as a farmer and owned $2,000 in real estate.
John Carroll Power and S. A. Power, History of the Early Settlers of Sangamon County, Illinois (Springfield, IL: Edwin A. Wilson, 1876), 667; U.S. Census Office, Seventh Census of the United States (1850), Sangamon County, IL, 193.