William Few, Jr. (1748 - 1828) MP

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Birthplace: Three Sister's Plantation, Baltimore County, Maryland
Death: Died in Beacon, New York.
Managed by: James Mendola Jr.
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About William Few, Jr.

Capt. William Few, Jr., was a representative at the Continental Congress from Georgia, ratified the Constitution from Georgia, and was one of the two first United States Senators for Georgia. This same William Few was also one of the founders and a member of the first board of trustees of the University of Georgia and later president of the National City Bank of New York.

http://www.fewgenealogy.com/Biographies/Educators/Few.William%20Preston.1867-1940.First%20President%20of%20Duke%20University.htm

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/William_Few#The_Statesman

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William Few, Jr., Signer of the US Constitution's Timeline

1748
June 8, 1748
Three Sister's Plantation, Baltimore County, Maryland
1787
September 17, 1787
- September 17, 1787
Age 39
Independence Hall, Philadelphia,

The Signers of the U. S. Constitution

New Hampshire
John Langdon
Nicholas Gilman

Massachusetts
Rufus King
Nathaniel Gorham

Connecticut
Roger Sherman
William Samuel Johnson

New York
Alexander Hamilton

New Jersey
William Livingston
David Brearley
William Paterson
Jonathan Dayton

Pennsylvania
Benjamin Franklin
Thomas Mifflin
Robert Morris
George Clymer
Thomas FitzSimons
Jared Ingersoll
Gouverneur Morris
James Wilson

Delaware
George Read
Gunning Bedford, Jr.
John Dickinson
Richard Bassett
Jacob Broom

Maryland
James McHenry
Daniel Carroll
Dan of St. Thomas Jenifer

Virginia
John Blair
James Madison, Jr.
George Washington

North Carolina
William Blount
Richard Dobbs Spaight
Hugh Williamson

South Carolina
John Rutledge
Charles Cotesworth Pinckney
Charles Pinckney
Pierce Butler

Georgia
William Few
Abraham Baldwin

Biographies of the Founding Fathers

Colonial Hall now contains 103 biographical sketches of America's founding fathers. At this time we have divided them up into 3 groups:
As you will see there are still many biographies that need to be added to our site, including a new category: Other Founding Fathers.

The biographies on this site are primarily from 1 of the following 2 sources:
Lives of the Signers to the Declaration of Independence, by the Rev. Charles A. Goodrich. Published in 1829.
The United States Manual of Biography and History, by James V. Marshall. Published by James B. Smith & Co., in Philadelphia in the year 1856.
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1789
April 20, 1789
Age 40
1790
December 18, 1790
Age 42
1794
February 22, 1794
Age 45
1797
September 5, 1797
Age 49
1828
July 16, 1828
Age 80
Beacon, New York.
July 16, 1828
Age 80
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