Smith, Darius, a minister of the Methodist Episcopal Church, was born in Pittsford, N.Y., July 19, 1805, and united with the Church in April, 1827. He was licensed to preach in May, 1833, and in 1835 was received on trial by the Pittsburgh Conference. After laboring, with the exception of one year (superannuated), until 1874, he became superannuated, and died in Saybrook, O., May 12, 1875. He was at the time of his death a member of the Erie Conference. See Minutes of Annual Conferences, 1875, p. 139.