(1804-1882)A doctor, judge, scientist, and State Senator. Smith came to Collenbrook in 1829 upon his marriage to Mary Lewis, heir to this eighteenth-century family estate. He was founder of the Delaware County Institute of Science and author of the 1862 "History of Delaware County." While a Senator as chairman of the Education Committee, he drafted the 1836 law providing for this State's first public school code.
|Placed By||Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission|
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|Date Added||Wednesday, March 18th, 2015 at 9:05am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 472579 N 4422384|
|Decimal Degrees||39.95115000, -75.32100000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 39° 57.069', W 75° 19.26'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||39° 57' 4.14" N, 75° 19' 15.6" W|
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|Area Code(s)||610, 484|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 1030 Mansion Rd, Upper Darby PA 19026, US|
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