Smith, George W. , 1806-1878
nominated as the Free-State Party candidate for governor of Kansas under the Lecompton constitution of 1857 and won, though never took office; founding member of Trinity Episcopal Church, Lawrence, Kan., 1858
Found in 2 Records:
Patterson as Secretary of the Douglas County Bar wrote to Mrs. George W. Smith enclosing a newspaper clipping of a resolution passed by the Bar expressing sympathy at the death of George W. Smith.
Discusses Judge Smith's nomination for governor under the Lecompton constitution.