Smith, Jonathan

Variant first names: John
honorificMr.
Faith:

Separate

Nationality:

Anglo-American

Residence:

Long Society, CT

Biography:

Jonathan Smith was a friend of Samson Occom’s who lived in Long Society, a suburb of Norwich, Connecticut. Although Long Society did not have a formally organized church between 1782 and 1786, the town still hosted informal meetings, at several of which Occom preached.

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Sources:

Caulkins, Frances Manwaring. “Fifth or Long Society, sometimes called East Norwich.” In History of Norwich, Connecticut. Published by Friends of the Author, no location, 1874 or Hartford: Case, Lockwood, & Brainard, 1873. Accessed via GoogleBooks. Pp. 447-448. Town of Preston, Connecticut. “History of Preston.” http://www.preston-ct.org/index.php/our-community/history-of-preston Accessed 2/14.