Fifty-six delegates to the Second Continental Congress in Philadelphia signed
the United ... In 1796, signer Thomas McKean disputed that the Declaration had
been signed on July 4, .... The most famo...
Return to Declaration start page. Introduction ... also visit "The Events Leading to
Independence" ... Short biographies on each of the 56 Declaration signers.
John Hancock's famous signature on the Declaration of Independence. ...
president of the Continental Congress, probably had the most cause for fear as
he was ...
The Declaration of Independence, US Constitution, Bill of Rights, Articles Of
Confederation. Constitution IQ Quiz ... Famous Loyalists · The Shot ... Most of the
signers were American born although eight were foreign born. The ages of ...
They were mostly men of means who had much to lose if the war was lost. None
of the .....
Signers of the Declaration of Independence. Name. State. Rep. Date of Birth.
Birthplace. Age at. Signing Occupation. Number of. Marriages. Number of.
Feb 28, 2011 ... Because I found the information difficult to find on the Internet, I compiled the
demographics for the Signers of the Declaration of Independence ...
Among the wide variety of holdings in the DAR Americana Collection is a
collection of all of the signatures of the signers of the Declaration of
Jul 3, 2014 ... On signing the Declaration of Independence John Hancock ... revolution, who
had a price on his head, and who practically guaranteed by signing ... type; John
Hancock's eventually famous signature did not appear on this document. ... That
document was signed by most of the delegates on 2 August 1776, ...
Jul 3, 2014 ... But they signed the Declaration of Independence knowing full well that the ..... his
wife had already died several weeks earlier (and most of his thirteen ... a month (
through General George Washington's famous crossing of the ...
Dec 3, 2012 ... The most famous signature in American history is John Hancock's in the
document of the Declaration of Independence, the most cherished ...