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Charles DeWitt (1727 - 1787)

Charles DeWitt (April 27, 1727 – August 27, 1787) was an American statesman and miller from the U.S. state of New York. He served as a delegate to the Continental Congress. Early life DeWitt was ...

8/12/2019 5/23/2021

The Most Reverend William White was the first and fourth Presiding Bishop of the Episcopal Church, USA (1789; 1795–1836), the first Bishop of the Diocese of Pennsylvania (1787–1836), and the second Uni...

7/19/2007 12/1/2020

William Gibbons (1726 - 1800)

Continental Congressman. After studying law in Charleston, South Carolina, he was admitted to the bar and established a practice in Savannah, Georgia. He joined the Sons of Liberty in 1774, and on May ...

11/24/2013 10/29/2020

William Pierce (c.1753 - 1789)

William Pierce or William Pierce, Jr. (1753 – December 10, 1789) was an army officer during the American Revolutionary War and a member of the United States Constitutional Convention of 1787. Willi...

10/22/2020 10/22/2020

Arthur Campbell, Indian Scout (1743 - 1811)

"Lt. Col.", "Arthur Campbell"

Arthur Campbell, a political and military leader in Virginia and frontier Tennessee, was born in Augusta County, Virginia, on November 3, 1743. A band of Wyandotte Indians captured fifteen-year-old Cam...

2/20/2009 9/3/2020

Minister. John J. Zubly was born in St. Gall, Switzerland, to Reformed Protestants David and Helena Zubly. While Zubly was still a gymnasium student, his parents left in 1736 for the Swiss immigrant ...

8/26/2020 8/26/2020

. Thomas Heyward Jr. (July 28, 1746 – March 6, 1809) was a signer of the United States Declaration of Independence and of the Articles of Confederation as a delegate of South Carolina. He was born ...

6/10/2008 8/6/2020

John Harvie (1742 – February 6, 1807) was an American lawyer and builder from Virginia. He was a delegate to the Second Continental Congress in 1777 and 1778, where he signed the Articles of Confederat...

3/22/2008 4/3/2020

William Sharpe MP (1742 - 1818)

"Lawyer Billy", "Lawyer Billy Sharpe"

Parents Thomas Sharpe (1718 - 1785) and Elizabeth Gillespie Sharpe (1722 - 1765) NC Historical Marker: William Sharpe 1742-1818 NC-115 at Snow Creek Road, Statesville, NC, USA Latitude & Lo...

9/23/2008 2/28/2020

William Cumming (1724 - c.1797)

William Cumming, attorney, legislator, and member of the Continental Congress, was born in Annapolis, Md., the son of Elizabeth Coursey and William Cumming. Although he clearly was well educated and ...

2/2/2020 2/2/2020

The Honorable Edward Tilghman served in the Continental Congress of the United States according to the records of the Library of Congress. 1242: Tillman, S. Frederick. (1962). Spes alit agricolam: (H...

1/29/2011 12/22/2019

William Houstoun (1755 - 1813)

William Houstoun, a lawyer and patriot, was a son of Sir Patrick Houstoun. It is believed that he was born in Savannah, but in early life he went to England, where he studied law and was admitted to th...

8/31/2019 8/31/2019

Rev. George Duffield, II MP (1732 - 1790)

George Duffield (October 7, 1732 – February 2, 1790) was a leading eighteenth-century Presbyterian minister. He was born in Lancaster County, Province of Pennsylvania in 1732. Education and preparati...

7/3/2008 8/4/2019

Gen William Irvine (1741 - 1804)

Daughters of American Revolutiion Ancestor #: A060604 Service: PENNSYLVANIA Rank(s): PATRIOTIC SERVICE, BRIGADIER GENERAL Birth: 11-3-1741 IRELAND Death: 7-30-1804 PHILADELPHIA PHILADELPHIA CO PE...

3/27/2009 7/26/2019

Brig. General Francis Nash MP (1742 - 1777)

"Namesake of Nashville", "Tennessee"

DAR# A081563 Francis Nash (c.1742—October 7, 1777 ) was a brigadier general in the Continental Army during the American Revolutionary War. Prior to the war, he was a lawyer, public official, and politi...

11/16/2008 9/14/2018

John Parker, IV (1759 - 1832)

Birth: Jun. 24, 1759 Death: Apr. 20, 1832 Continental Congressman. Born in Charleston, South Carolina, he graduated from the Middle Temple, London, England, returned to South Carolina, was admitted...

3/23/2010 1/28/2018

Charles Stewart MP (1729 - 1800)

Charles Stewart (1729 – June 24, 1800) was an officer during the American Revolutionary War and a Continental Congressman. Biography Stewart was born in Gortlea in County Donegal, Ireland. He emi...

1/17/2018 1/17/2018

Jonathan Hazard (c.1744 - c.1824)

Jonathan Hazard, 1744-1825, of Charlestown, was the driving force behind the creation of the Country Party in 1785, a protest movement designed to safeguard the interests of Rhode Island farmers. Hazar...

1/20/2010 12/8/2017

A Patriot of the American Revolution for SOUTH CAROLINA. DAR Ancestor #: A006842 Perhaps the most influential member of the Drayton family of all, in terms of the history of South Carolina and of...

10/11/2009 8/29/2017

US Congressman. He graduated from the University of Pennsylvania in 1773 and became an attorney, also managing his family's farm while his father took part in the Revolution. In 1779 Seney was appo...

9/7/2016 8/12/2017

Their son, Jonathan Sturges, born 1740; a graduate of Yale College; judge of the Connecticut Supreme Court ; a member of Congress of the Confederation of the United States and served for two years; in ...

2/6/2009 7/16/2017

John Rutledge (September 17, 1739 – July 23, 1800) was an American statesman and judge. He was the first Governor of South Carolina following the signing of the Declaration of Independence. For a time,...

9/29/2008 6/19/2017

A Patriot of the American Revolution for VIRGINIA with the rank of AIDE-DE-CAMP. DAR Ancestor #: A088375 Red Flagged: "THIS LINE MAY NOT BE USED FOR MEMBERSHIP IN THE DAR." Pendleton, Nathaniel (1756...

10/22/2007 6/18/2017

Judge John Sitgreaves (c.1757 - 1802)

John Sitgreaves (1757 – March 4, 1802) was a British-born American lawyer and jurist from New Bern, North Carolina. He was a delegate for North Carolina to the Continental Congress in 1785. He was Sp...

6/18/2017 6/18/2017

John Lewis Gervais was representative to Continential Congress fron 1782 to 1783. The main street of Columbia, S.Carolina is named Gervais Street after him. He introduced the bill that resulted in the ...

10/14/2009 4/23/2017

A Patriot of the American Revolution for RHODE ISLAND. DAR Ancestor # A015633 Historical note: John Brown (1736-1803) was born in Providence, R.I., the fourth son of merchant James Brown II (1698-1...

4/16/2009 4/15/2017

A Patriot of the American Revolution for Virginia and Signer of the Declaration of Independence. Thomas Jefferson (April 13 [O.S. April 2] 1743 – July 4, 1826) was an American Founding Father who was...

2/24/2007 2/23/2017

Capt. Henry Rhoads, Jr. MP (1739 - 1813)

"Henri", "Henry", "Rhodes", "Rhoads", "Henry Rhodes", "Captain", "Roads"

Capt Henry Rhoads, Jr BIRTH 5 Jun 1739 Germantown, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA DEATH 6 Mar 1814 (aged 74) Muhlenberg County, Kentucky, USA BURIAL Browder Cemetery County, Kentucky, ...

3/16/2008 1/21/2017

Major Gen. James Wadsworth MP (1730 - 1817)

James Wadsworth (July 8, 1730 – September 22, 1816) was an American lawyer from Durham, Connecticut. Initially a brigadier general of the Connecticut militia during the Revolutionary War, after the dea...

1/17/2017 1/18/2017

Delegate from Pennsylvania; born near Cruden, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, in 1745; pursued preparatory studies; attended the University of Edinburgh, Scotland; immigrated to the United States and settled ...

10/29/2016 10/29/2016

Francis Lightfoot Lee Virginia 1734-1797 -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Signed: Declaration of Independence Frank Lee, as he was known to those...

8/10/2007 10/14/2016

James Pintard Searle (1733 - 1797)

Born in NYC Lived in Hampstead, New York with his mother and step father Rev. Robert Jenney Worked with his older brother John in his Wine Trade business out of Funchal, Madeira Became prominent busine...

4/23/2016 9/14/2016

scribe to Thomas Jefferson. His is the hand that wrote The Declaration of Independence. Timothy Matlack was born in Haddonfield, New Jersey, to Martha Burr and Timothy Matlack, a Quaker merchant an...

10/7/2007 9/13/2016

A Patriot of the American Revolution for GEORGIA with the rank of COLONEL. DAR Ancestor # A038269 Red Flagged: "TREAT AS NEW ANCESTOR". Capt. William Few, Jr., was a representative at the Continental...

3/6/2007 9/9/2016

Henry Osborne (1751 - 1800)

Henry Osborne (August 21, 1751 – November 9, 1800) was a public official from Pennsylvania and Georgia. Biography Born in Ireland, he emigrated to Pennsylvania in 1779, where he became a lawyer. ...

8/24/2016 8/24/2016

Colonel Pierse Long (1739 - 1789)

Pierse Long (1739 – April 13, 1789) was an American merchant from Portsmouth, New Hampshire. He served as a colonel of the Continental Army in the Revolutionary War and served as a New Hampshire dele...

8/22/2016 8/22/2016

Arthur Lee, Dr (1740 - 1792)

Dr. Arthur Lee (20 December 1740 – 12 December 1792) was a physician and opponent of slavery in colonial Virginia in North America who served as an American diplomat during the American Revolutionary...

8/21/2007 8/20/2016

Joseph Gales, Jr. (1786 - 1860)

Joseph Gales, Jr. (1786 – July 21, 1860) was an American journalist, born in Eckington, Derbyshire, England. His father, Joseph Gales, Sr. (1760–1841), was a printer in Sheffield, who was compell...

1/4/2009 5/9/2016

Ezra L'Hommedieu, Esq. (1734 - 1811)

"L'Hommedieu"

American statesman. A noted patriot of the Revolutionary War era, Federalist Ezra L'Hommedieu represented New York in the Continental Congress during the years 1779, 1781, 1783, 1787 and 1788. He had...

6/22/2010 2/20/2016

Charles Pinckney (October 26, 1757 – October 29, 1824) was an American politician who was a signer of the United States Constitution, the 37th Governor of South Carolina, a Senator and a member of th...

2/2/2008 8/16/2015

Noble Wimberly Jones (c.1723 - 1805)

Noble Wimberly Jones (c. 1723 – January 9, 1805) was an American physician and statesman from Savannah, Georgia. A leading Georgia patriot in the American Revolution, he served as a delegate to t...

12/26/2008 5/27/2015

Samuel Osgood (3-3-1747/48 to 8-12-1813). Soldier. legislator, politician, was born in Andover, Mass. He was descendant in the fifth generation from Capt. John Osgood who came to Mass in 1638 and settl...

9/18/2007 5/7/2015

Richard Smith (1735 - 1803)

Richard Smith (March 22, 1735 – September 17, 1803) was a lawyer and politician who served in the Continental Congress. Richard Smith was born in Burlington, New Jersey to Richard Smith, a member of ...

2/26/2015 2/26/2015

James Kinsey (1731 - 1803)

Continental Congressman. Elected to represent New Jersey in the Cotinental Congress, he served in 1774. Also served as a member of the New Jersey State Legislature and was an Associate Justice of the N...

2/26/2015 2/26/2015

John Dehart (1727 - 1795)

John De Hart (July 25, 1727 – June 1, 1795) was an American lawyer, jurist, and statesman from Elizabeth, New Jersey. He represented New Jersey as a delegate to the Continental Congress in 1774 and 177...

9/30/2008 2/26/2015

John Haring (1739 - 1809)

John Haring (September 28, 1739 – April 1, 1809) was an American lawyer from New York City. He was a delegate for New York to the Continental Congress. John was born to a large Dutch family at Tappan...

12/7/2009 2/26/2015

Issac Low (1735 - 1791)

Isaac Low (April 13, 1735 – July 25, 1791) was an American merchant in New York City. He was an active speaker against taxation without representation and the chairman of New York City's Committee of...

7/12/2008 2/26/2015

Gen. Samuel Meredith (1741 - 1817)

A Patriot of the American Revolution for PENNSYLVANIA with the rank of BRIGADIER GENERAL. DAR Ancestor #: A077588

7/20/2011 8/1/2014

Continental Congressman. A native of Litchfield, Connecticut, he served as a Member of the Connecticut State House of Representatives from 1771 to 1801, and 1779 to 1788, County Judge from 1780 to 1791...

8/20/2013 7/14/2014

Gen. Daniel Roberdeau (1727 - 1795)

Daniel Roberdeau (1727 – January 5, 1795) was an American merchant residing in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania at the time of the American War of Independence. He represented Pennsylvania from 1777 to 177...

2/19/2009 6/27/2014

William Fleming, M.H.B., Judge m. Elizabeth Champe Birth: Jul. 6, 1736 Cumberland County Virginia, USA Death: Feb. 15, 1824 Chesterfield County Virginia, USA Continental Congressman and...

1/2/2009 6/5/2014

Continental Congressman. He served as a Delegate to the Continental Congress from New York in 1784, Member of the New York State Senate for the Middle District from 1777 to 1783, and as a State Court J...

4/6/2012 5/8/2014

Francis Dana, L.L.D. (1743 - 1811)

Francis Dana (June 13, 1743 – April 25, 1811) was an American lawyer, jurist, and statesman from Massachusetts. He served as a delegate to the Continental Congress in 1777–1778 and 1784. He signed th...

1/4/2009 4/30/2014

Thomas Fitzsimons, U.S. Congress MP (1741 - 1811)

"Fitzsimmons"

Thomas Fitzsimons (1741–1811) was an American merchant and statesman of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He represented Pennsylvania in the Continental Congress, the Constitutional Convention, and the U.S. ...

3/15/2014 3/15/2014

Charles Thomson (November 29, 1729 – August 16, 1824) was a Patriot leader in Philadelphia during the American Revolution and the secretary of the Continental Congress (1774–1789) throughout its existe...

2/11/2014 2/11/2014

Francis Kinloch, American patriot, was born in Charleston, South Carolina, 7 March, 1755 and died. there, 8 Feb., 1826. His father, Francis, was a member of his majesty's council for South Carolina f...

7/12/2009 1/14/2014

Josiah Hornblower (1729 - 1809)

DAR A 058743, NJ, Patriotic Service. Josiah Hornblower (February 23, 1729 – January 21, 1809) was an English engineer and statesman in America Belleville, New Jersey. He was a delegate for New Jersey...

10/29/2013 10/29/2013

Sen. Jacob Read (1752 - 1816)

"Reed"

Jacob Read (1752 – July 17, 1816) was an American lawyer and politician from Charleston, South Carolina. He represented South Carolina in both the Continental Congress (1783–1785) and the United St...

11/27/2011 10/22/2013

Studied law; was admitted to the bar of New Castle County in 1784 and commenced practice in Dover, DE Member of the Continental Congress from Delaware 1787-1788 Resumed the practice of his profession i...

1/20/2010 10/11/2013

John Wereat, Governor (c.1733 - 1799)

John Wereat (around 1733 – January 25, 1799) was an American politician and the ninth Governor of Georgia. Personal life Wereat was born in Road (now Rode, Somerset) in England, around 1733 and m...

10/10/2013 10/10/2013

Button Gwinnett MP (1735 - 1777)

"Button Gwinnett", "Signer of the Declaration of Independence"

Button Gwinnett (1735 – May 19 or 27, 1777) was an British-born American political leader who, as a representative of Georgia to the Continental Congress, was the second of the signatories (first signa...

10/10/2013 10/10/2013

John Patten (1746 - 1800)

Major John Patten (April 26, 1746 – December 26, 1800) was a United States farmer and politician from Dover, in Kent County, Delaware. He was an officer of the Continental Army in the American Revoluti...

10/4/2013 10/4/2013

Jared Ingersoll, Jr. MP (1749 - 1822)

Jared Ingersoll was the son of British Colonial official and Loyalist, Jared Ingersoll, Sr., and shared his father's Loyalist feelings. Ingersoll studied law at the Middle Temple in London. During a tw...

4/4/2010 8/19/2013

Benjamin Huntington (April 19, 1736 – October 16, 1800) was an eighteenth-century American lawyer, jurist and politician from Connecticut. He served in the Revolutionary War with the rank of General....

2/23/2009 8/5/2013

Daniel "of Rock Creek" Carroll Born 22 Jul 1730 in Upper Marlboro, Prince Georges Co, Province of Maryland Died 5 Jul 1796 in Rock Creek, now {Forest Glen}, Maryland, USA Son of Daniel Carroll ...

9/7/2008 8/4/2013

George Clinton was an American soldier and statesman, considered one of the Founding Fathers of the United States. He was Governor of New York from 1777 to 1795, and again from 1801 to 1804, then serve...

5/20/2007 7/27/2013

Hon Gustavus Scott (1753 - 1800)

"Augustus"

According to Pennsylvania Founding Families, 1681- 1911 : They had 8 Children 2. Taken from Pennsylvania Founding Families 1681-1911 pg 209 "The Hon. Gustavus Scott, youngest child of the Rev. James an...

3/7/2008 7/22/2013

Nathan Dane (1752 - 1835)

An American lawyer and statesman who represented Massachusetts in the Congress of the Confederation from 1785 through 1788. Dane helped formulate the Northwest Ordinance while in Congress, and introduc...

1/1/2009 7/22/2013

Col. William Henry MP (1729 - 1786)

William Henry (May 19, 1729 – December 15, 1786) was an American gunsmith from Lancaster, Pennsylvania, and a delegate for Pennsylvania to the Continental Congress in 1784, 1785, and 1786. DAR Ance...

12/23/2008 6/12/2013

A Patriot of the American Revolution for MARYLAND - VIRGINIA with the rank of MAJOR. DAR Ancestor #: A080641 Nathaniel Mitchell (1753 – February 21, 1814) was an American lawyer and politician from...

6/5/2010 4/17/2013

Nicholas Van Dyke, Sr., assisted in establishing American Independence while acting in the capacity of member of the Continental Congress 1777-1782; signer of the Articles of Confederation; Deputy to D...

1/17/2012 4/17/2013

John Langdon (June 26, 1741 – September 18, 1819) was a politician from Portsmouth, New Hampshire and one of the first two United States senators from that state. Langdon was an early supporter of th...

7/25/2010 4/16/2013

Gov. John Collins (1717 - 1795)

A Patriot of the American Revolution for MARYLAND. DAR Ancestor # A024503 Continental Congressman, Rhode Island Governor. Elected to represent Rhode Island as a Delegate to the Continental Congress f...

5/3/2011 4/12/2013

Governor George Plater (1735 - 1792)

"platter/"

A Patriot of the American Revolution for MARYLAND. DAR Ancestor # A089565 The DAR's "Lineage Book of the Charter Members" by Mary S Lockwood published in 1895 states he was "of the Maryland Covention...

9/25/2008 4/7/2013

Col. Robert Burton MP (1747 - 1825)

DAR#A019815 Colonel Robert Burton (1747-1825) was a native of Mecklenburg County, Virginia, a son of Hutchings Burton and his wife, Tabitha (Minge)Burton; he moved to Granville County, North Caroli...

7/11/2007 3/22/2013

Benjamin Smith (January 10, 1756 – January 26, 1826) was the 16th Governor of the U.S. state of North Carolina from 1810 to 1811. Biography Smith was born in Charles Town, South Carolina into...

3/21/2013 3/21/2013

Signer of the U.S. Constitution. SPAIGHT, Richard Dobbs, (father of Richard Dobbs Spaight, Jr., and grandfather of Richard Spaight Donnell), a Delegate and a Representative from North Carolina; bor...

11/7/2010 3/21/2013

Governor Abner Nash MP (1740 - 1786)

Children of JOHN NASH and ANN OWEN are: 10. viii. ABNER NASH, b. 08 Aug 1740, Templeton Manor, Prince Edward Co, VA; d. 02 Dec 1786, New York. FRANCIS and his brother Abner moved to Hillsborough ...

11/16/2008 3/21/2013

Richard Caswell Birth: 1729 Death: 1789 North Carolina Governor. Served as the Governor of North Carolina from 1776 to 1780, and 1785 to 1787. Also served as a Delegate to the Continental Congres...

9/6/2008 3/21/2013

Thomas Burke (c.1747 - 1783)

Thomas Burke (c. 1747 – December 2, 1783) was an Irish physician, lawyer, and statesman who lived in Hillsborough, North Carolina. He represented North Carolina as a delegate to the Continental Congr...

3/21/2013 3/21/2013

Arthur Middleton, Signer of “the Declaration of Independence” MP (1742 - 1787)

"" Signer of the Declaration of Independence ""

Arthur Middleton (June 26, 1742–January 1, 1787), of Charleston, South Carolina, was a signer of the Declaration of Independence. Parents: Henry Middleton (1717 - 1784) President of the Continental...

2/17/2008 3/14/2013

Richard Ridgely (1755 - 1824)

Biographical Directory of the American Congress, 1774-1949 Biographies R page 1739 RIDGELY, Richard, a Delegate from Maryland; born in Queen Caroline Parish, Anne Arundel County, Md., August ...

9/25/2008 3/2/2013

Gov. Edward Telfair MP (1735 - 1807)

Edward Telfair (1735 – September 17, 1807) was the Governor of the state of Georgia in 1786, and again from 1790 through 1793. He was a member of the Continental Congress, and a signer of the Article...

2/24/2013 2/24/2013

Nathan Brownson MP (1742 - 1796)

Nathan Brownson (May 14, 1742 – November 6, 1796) was an American physician and statesman from Riceboro, Georgia. He served Georgia as a delegate to the Continental Congress in 1777 and as the 14th G...

8/8/2008 2/24/2013

Archibald Bulloch MP (c.1730 - 1777)

A Patriot of the American Revolution for GEORGIA. DAR Ancestor #: A016858 Archibald Bulloch (c.1730 – February 22, 1777) was a lawyer, soldier, and statesman from Georgia during the American Revolu...

6/28/2007 2/24/2013

John Walton (1743 - 1783)

John Walton (1738–1783) was a Georgia delegate to the Continental Congress. Though born in Virginia, Walton later became a planter near Augusta, Georgia. He was elected as a delegate from St. Paul Pa...

7/26/2008 2/24/2013

Edward Carrington (February 11, 1748 – October 28, 1810) was an American soldier and statesman from Virginia. During the American Revolutionary War he became a lieutenant colonel of artillery in the Co...

2/23/2013 2/23/2013

Capt. Meriwether Smith MP (1730 - 1790)

Continental Congressman. He was educated locally and became manager of "Bathurst," his family's plantation. Smith was active in the militia, rising to Colonel and commander of the Essex County unit. ...

3/23/2010 2/21/2013

John Mathews, Governor (1744 - 1802)

John Mathews (1744 – November 17, 1802) was an American lawyer from Charleston, South Carolina. He was a delegate to the Continental Congress from 1778 to 1781 where he endorsed the Articles of Con...

11/27/2009 2/18/2013

A Patriot of the American Revolution for VIRGINIA with the rank of LIEUTENANT COLONEL. DAR Ancestor #: A077476 John Francis Mercer (May 17, 1759 – August 30, 1821) was an American lawyer, planter, ...

9/25/2008 2/11/2013

James Mercer (1736 - 1793)

"William James Mercer"

James Mercer (February 26, 1736 – October 31, 1793), also known as William James Mercer, was born in Virginia at Malborough plantation on February 26, 1736. He was the son of John Mercer and Cather...

6/1/2009 2/11/2013

James McHenry (November 16, 1753 – May 3, 1816) was an early American statesman. McHenry was a signer of the United States Constitution from Maryland and the namesake of Fort McHenry. He was a delega...

2/11/2013 2/11/2013

Photo: Jeremiah Wadsworth and hIs son Daniel Jeremiah Wadsworth (July 12, 1743– April 30, 1804) was an American sea captain, merchant, and statesman from Hartford, Connecticut who profited from his...

8/6/2012 2/11/2013

Alexander McDougall (about 1731–1786) was an American seaman, merchant, a Sons of Liberty leader from New York City before and during the American Revolution, and a military leader during the Revolut...

2/2/2013 2/2/2013

General John Morin Scott MP (c.1730 - 1784)

DAR Ancestor #: A101650 Scott was born in Manhattan and attended public school there. His father died when he was three years old, and his mother never remarried. He graduated Yale College in 174...

12/27/2009 2/2/2013

A Patriot of the American Revolution for DELAWARE. DAR Ancestor # A093830 George Read Some might consider George Read the father of the State of Delaware, for he was the author of her first Constit...

11/12/2008 1/20/2013

James Sykes, Esq. (1725 - 1792)

Judge of the High Court of Errors and Appeals Member Constitutional Convention 1776 Member Continental Congress 1777, 1778 Member of State Legislature Ratifying Federal Constitution 1787 Presidential E...

1/23/2011 1/13/2013

Mann Page, III (1749 - 1781)

Reference 5314 Mann Page III (1749–1803) was an American lawyer and planter from Spotsylvania County, Virginia. He was a delegate for Virginia to the Continental Congress. He was the half-brother o...

11/12/2012 1/8/2013

Brig. General James Mitchell Varnum (Continental Army) (1748 - 1789)

"(December 17", "1748 – January 9", "1789)"

James Mitchell Varnum (December 17, 1748 – January 9, 1789) was an American legislator, lawyer and a general in the Continental Army during the American Revolutionary War. Early life James Mitche...

7/28/2009 1/7/2013

Thomas Adams MP (1730 - 1788)

Thomas Adams (1730 – August 1788) was a politician and businessman from Virginia. Adams was born in New Kent County in 1730. His first political position was as a clerk of Henrico County, and later a...

7/12/2009 11/17/2012