Smith, Peter
Peter Smith was chief clerk in the Colonial Office. He entered the service as an extra clerk, 20 August 1810 to 5 April 1816, served as a translator from 5 January 1814 to 5 July 1819, clerk from 5 July 1819 to 28 March 1822, a supernumerary assistant clerk to 5 January 1824, senior clerk to 1 July 1843, and chief clerk to 1 January 1860, when he retired.
Office-Holders, Colonial Office, p. 48.
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The Colonial Despatches Team. Smith, Peter. The Colonial Despatches of Vancouver Island and British Columbia 1846-1871, Edition 2.2, ed. The Colonial Despatches Team. Victoria, B.C.: University of Victoria. https://bcgenesis.uvic.ca/smith_p.html.

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