Smith, James

Smith, James,

1775–1839: see Smith, HoratioSmith, Horatio or Horace,
1779–1849, and James Smith,
1775–1839, English parodists, brothers.
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Smith, James,

c.1719–1806, political leader in the American Revolution, signer of the Declaration of Independence, b. Ireland. He settled in Pennsylvania in his youth and practiced law at York. He served in provincial assemblies and conventions and advocated independence early. He was (1776–78) a member of the Continental Congress.
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Former Toon Academy and reserve trio Ben Smith, James Coppinger and Lewis Guy are all on the books of Donny, and the Yorkshire club have Tomi Ameobi, brother of Shola, also in line to play in the game at some stage.
PARTICK THISTLE: Tuffey; Sives (McChrystale 54), John Robertson, Brady, Boyd, Smith, James Gibson, Billy Gibson, Morrow (Russell 60), Ferguson (McConalogue 82), Strachan.
Besides his mother Loretta, Charlie will be greatly missed by his wife, Jean (Ripolone) of 42 years, and children Shelley and her husband Don Lockwood of Palmer, Charles III and his wife Pam Smith, James and his wife Amanda Smith, Glenn and his wife Angela Smith all of Wales.
Yesterday at Dudley County Court, before Judge Howard Smith, James Casey, beerhouse keeper, Westley Street, Bradley, brought an action against George Williamson, boat unloader, to recover pounds 6 money paid to the defendant in respect of a rat-killing match that was unable to take place because the defendant did not turn up.
Council candidates are incumbent Ed Sileo, Ron Smith, James Abedejos, Nellie Tillman, Janette Crawford, James Young, Barry White, Kenneth Williams, David Abber and Roger Price.
However, Leeds were desperate to get rid of Mills's salary off their wage bill, and providing there are no last-minute hitches he will join Mark Viduka, Alan Smith, James Milner, Paul Robinson and Ian Harte through the exit door this summer.
Manley, Neil Oakley, Price, Scott, Craig Smith, James Williams, John V Williams and Wright will then stay in the Med to compete in the Portuguese Amateur at Estella.
Dobson commended those who played an important role in this victory, "We are grateful to Representatives Henry Hyde, Chris Smith, James Barcia and James Oberstar for championing this policy in the House.
They were: Gold certificate - Ryan Lewin, James Harrison, Georgina Parry, William Tunstall; silver certificate - Alfie Ruttle, Bethany Smith, James Watson, Makenzie Longley, Alice Clayphan-Taylor, Lottie Farrell, Benjamin Peace, George Orton, Keenan Thompson, James Donaldson.
Wolvey: Anthony Masters (captain), Stephen Brook, Ryan Moore, Richard Page, Jack Whitehurst, Robert Hawkins, Tom Smith, James Kirkham, Stephen Lawrence, Philip Coles, Jonathan Charlton.
BOY WONDERS: The Newcastle Academy's championship squad (left) of (top row, left to right) Nathan Tindall, Taylor Woodland, Lewis Graham, Nathan Smith and James Hodgson and (bottom row) Jamie Carpenter, Elliott Groves, Daniel Nagy, Joseph Joyce, Jake Wrath-Whiting, Harry Ross and Kyle Barnes - and (above) team gold medalists (left to right) Lewis Graham, Nathan Smith, James Hodgson, Nathan Tindall and Taylor Woodland
WINNERS: Mohawks squad are, front, left to right, Danny Shea, Alex Moore, Chris Waugh, Alex Hanson, Matt Brown, back, David Hanson, Matt Norman, James Scott, Laurence Smith, James Burton, Coach Tony Hanson