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Thomas Lynch, Sr.

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Craven, South Carolina, United States
Death: Died in Annapolis, Anne Arundel, Maryland, United States
Place of Burial: Annapolis, St. Anne's Churchyard, Maryland, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Thomas Lynch, I; Thomas Lynch; Sabina Lynch and Sabina Lynch
Husband of Elizabeth Lynch; Elizabeth Lynch and Hannah Lynch
Father of Thomas Lynch, Jr., signer of the "Declaration of Independence"; Sabina Cattell; Esther Lynch and Elizabeth Hamilton
Brother of Major Charles Lynch
Half brother of Ulruk Lynch; Margaret Lynch; Mary Lynch; Sarah Lynch; Elizabeth Lynch and 2 others

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About Thomas Lynch, 1st Prov. Cong./Cont. Cong.

Thomas Lynch, 1727-1776, served more than 15 years in the Royal Assembly. His father was elected to the First & second Continental Congresses. During the Second Continental Congress, both father & son served at the same time.

Thomas Lynch, 1749-1779, was one of the signers of the Declaration of Independance. He was the third generation public servant in South Carolina. (he and his wife died at sea on the way to the West Indies)

Thomas Lynch, 1675-1738, served in the First RoyalAssembly.

(from "New World Encyclopedia") -------------------- Continental Congressman. Served as a Delegate to the Continental Congress from South Carolina in 1774. Also served as a Member of the South Carolina State Legislature in 1776. He was the father of Thomas Lynch Jr. (1749-1779).

Children:
 Sabina Bowman (1747 - 1812)*
 Esther Lynch (1747 - 1825)
 Thomas Lynch, Jr.
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Thomas Lynch, 1st Prov. Cong./Cont. Cong.'s Timeline

1727
1727
Craven, South Carolina, United States
1745
September 5, 1745
Age 18
South Carolina
1746
December 4, 1746
Age 19
1747
July 30, 1747
Age 20
Georgetown, SC, USA
1749
August 5, 1749
Age 22
SC, USA
1755
March 6, 1755
Age 28
SC, USA
1756
December 28, 1756
Age 29
Charleston, SC, USA
1776
December 1776
Age 49
Annapolis, Anne Arundel, Maryland, United States
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Annapolis, St. Anne's Churchyard, Maryland, United States