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date: 11 November 2019

Smith, Samuel Morganlocked

(1832–1882)
  • Bernth Lindfors

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Smith, Samuel Morgan (1832–1882), actor, was born in Philadelphia on 20 June 1832, the son of Henry Osborne Smith, steamship steward. Nothing is known about his early life, but there is evidence that he began working as an apprentice barber at the age of sixteen. He made rapid progress and eventually owned his own shop in the heart of ...

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