Josiah Smith, Sr. served the Independent Congregational Church (now the Circular Congregational Church of Charleston, South Carolina as pastor or co-pastor from 1734 to 1750. He is buried near Gilbert Tennent and Samuel Finley at the Abington Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Abington, Pennsylvania. (Photo credit: R. Andrew Myers)

Josiah Smith, Sr. served the Independent Congregational Church (now the Circular Congregational Church of Charleston, South Carolina as pastor or co-pastor from 1734 to 1750. He is buried near Gilbert Tennent and Samuel Finley at the Abington Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Abington, Pennsylvania. (Photo credit: R. Andrew Myers)


Although in this edition authorship is attributed to a Joseph Smith, the author was Josiah Smith, Sr.

Although in this edition authorship is attributed to a Joseph Smith, the author was Josiah Smith, Sr.