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George Ross | The Society of the Descendants of the Signers of the Declaration of Independence

George Ross was born in May of 1730 in New Castle, Delaware, into a very large family. His father was a minister, educated at Edinburgh, and the Ross…

Francis Lightfoot Lee was an influential figure in Virginia politics. He served in the First and Second Continental Congresses and signed the DOI and Articles of Confederation. He is sometimes confused with Lighthorse Harry Lee who was the father of Robert E. Lee.

Victorian version of Francis Lightfoot Lee, based on a painting and etching of him that have since been destroyed. Frank Lee was a signer of the Declaration of Independence and owned the Menokin Plantation.

John Penn, an attorney in Williamsborough, NC, represented North Carolina in signing both the Articles of Confederation and the Declaration of Independence. His grave is in the Guilford Battleground Park in Greensboro, NC.

John Penn Born May 1741 Caroline County, Virginia Died September 1788 (aged Granville County, North Carolina, signer of the United States Declaration of Independence

James McClurg  James McClurg is regarded as one of the Founding Fathers of the United States of America. He was a delegate at the Constitutional Convention in 1787, at which the U.S. Constitution was adopted and the United States of America was officially formed. He was one of the non-signing deleates at the Convention, meaning that he participated in the Convention but was not one of the signers of the U.S. Constitution. He was a delegate from Virginia.    James McClurg was a Presbyterian.

James McClurg James McClurg is regarded as one of the Founding Fathers of the United States of America. He was a delegate at the Constitutional Convention in 1787, at which the U.S. Constitution was adopted and the United States of America was officially formed. He was one of the non-signing deleates at the Convention, meaning that he participated in the Convention but was not one of the signers of the U.S. Constitution. He was a delegate from Virginia. James McClurg was a Presbyterian.

George Walton | The Society of the Descendants of the Signers of the Declaration of Independence

George Walton, alphabetically the last of the Georgia delegation to sign the Declaration of Independence, was born in the county of Prince Edward near…

Abraham Clark signer of the Declaration of Independence.

Abraham Clark was an American lawyer, a delegate to the Continental Congress, and a signer of the Declaration of Independence. Abraham gave a great deal for this country.

Richard Stockton 1730-1781 Judge Richard Stockton was the only signer to be put in irons, starved and imprisoned under brutal conditions by the British four months after signing the Declaration of Independence

Judge Richard Stockton was the only signer to be put in irons, starved and imprisoned under brutal conditions by the British four months after signing the…

John Morton was the first signer of the Declaration of Independence to die. He died on April 1, 1777. On his death bed and six years before American independence was achieved he said "the hour would yet come, when it would be acknowledged, that his vote for American Independence was the most illustrious act of his life."

John Morton Born 1725 Ridley Township, Pennsylvania Died April 1777 (aged unknown Known for signer of the United States Declaration of Independence

Francis Lewis, signer of the Declaration of Independence

Francis Lewis (March 1713 – December was a signer of the United States Declaration of Independence as a representative of New York.

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