- Thompson Cooper
- , revised by Anita McConnell
Smith, Samuel (1587–1620), writer on logic, was possibly baptized on 2 May 1587 at Swineshead, Lincolnshire, and on 19 October 1604 entered Magdalen Hall, Oxford, as a commoner. He was a demy of Magdalen College in 1606, and became a fellow in 1608; he graduated BA the following January, and MA in May 1612. In that year ...