Jedediah Smith

Jedediah Smith bio

Birth Name: Jedediah Smith

Occupation: Explorer

Place Of Birth: NY

Date Of Birth: January 6, 1799

Date Of Death: May 27, 1831

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Jedediah Smith was born on the 6th of January, 1799. He was known for being a Explorer. The first U.S. citizen to cross the Sierra Nevada, Great Basin, and use the California coast to reach the Oregon Country.

Jedediah Smith was born in NY. He worked as a fur trapper for General William H. Ashley. He was the first white man to travel through the Salt Lake frontier, the Colorado River, and the Mojave Desert into California.

Jedediah Smith was a Capricorn and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Jedediah Smith was born in 1790s.

Jedediah Smith is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


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Jedediah Smith’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Jedediah Smith’s parents.

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Jedediah Smith was born in the Year of the Goat.

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REAL NAME: Jedediah Smith
NICKNAME: Jedediah
BIRTH SIGN: Capricorn



Zodiac Sign: Jedediah Smith was a Capricorn. People of this zodiac sign like family, tradition, and dislike almost everything at some point. The strengths of this sign are being responsible, disciplined, good managers, while weaknesses can be to be the know-it-all, unforgiving, condescending and expecting the worst. The greatest overall compatibility with Capricorn is Taurus and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Jedediah Smith was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign enjoy being alone with their thoughts. They're creative thinkers, economic, cautitous and appreciate the arts, they can also be indecisive.

Ruling Planet: Jedediah Smith had a ruling planet of Saturn and has a ruling planet of Saturn and by astrological associations Saturday is ruled by Saturn. Saturn is a planet of commitment and responsibility, but also restriction and delay. People who are born with Saturn as the ruling planet are disciplined and are hard workers.

Jedediah Smith’s birth sign is Capricorn and he had a ruling planet of Saturn.

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