Soldier in Revolution (stationed at West Point when that post was betrayed by Arnold). Graduated Dartmouth College 1790. Minister for nearly sixty years, author of "Key to the Revelation," and worked on the prophecies which were much esteemed by divines of that day.
Famous Americans says he died in Pompey, NY.
Vol. IV. SKETCHES OF ALUMNI AT THE DIFFERENT COLLEGES IN NEW ENGLAND. REV. ETHAN SMITH OF BOYLSTON, MR. ETHAN SMITH was born in Belchertown, Ms., Dec. 19, 1762, . . . "The NewEngland Historical and Genealogical Register By NewEngland Historic Genealogical Society"
Also, the Rev. Ethan Smith, son of Dea. Elijah Smith, (No. 11), was I suppose, among the number that experienced religion during that revival here, though he did not unite with this church, . . .
Graduation: 1790, Dartmouth, Bristol, MA
Religion: Congregationalist minister
FindAGrave.com memorial #31024079 in Worcester Rural Cem, Worcester, Worcester, MA
Descendant of yDNA group NE18 brother Joseph Smith-1807 (c1629 ENG-1690 CT) m Lydia Huit-1. See SmithConnections Northeastern DNA Project.
Thank you to Kitty Smith for contributions to this profile.
On 15 Apr 2017 at 12:03 GMT Lyle Montgomery wrote:
Ethan is 19 degrees from AJ Jacobs, 25 degrees from Carol Keeling, 14 degrees from George Washington and 18 degrees from Queen Elizabeth II Windsor on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.