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Who signed both the Declaration of Independence and the Constitution?


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Answered 2011-01-31 16:13:37
AnswerThere are few men who signed both documents: George Read, Roger Sherman, Benjamin Franklin, Robert Morris, George Clymer, and James Wilson.

This is the list of signers of The Declaration Independence:

Adams, John Massachusetts Quincy, MA 10/30/1735 7/4/1826

Lawyer UN Adams, Samuel Massachusetts Boston, MA 9/27/1722 10/2/1803 Merchant CO Bartlett, Josiah New Hampshire Amesbury, MA 11/21/1729 5/19/1795

Physician CO Braxton, Carter Virginia Newington, VA 9/10/1736 10/10/1797 Plantation Owner EP Carroll of Carrollton, Charles Maryland Annapolis, MD 9/19/1737 11/14/1832

Merchant/Plantation Owner RC Chase, Samuel Maryland Somerset Co., MD 4/17/1741 6/19/1811

Lawyer EP Clark, Abraham New Jersey Elizabethtown, NJ 2/15/1741 9/15/1794 Lawyer/Surveyor PB Clymer, George Pennsylvania Philadelphia, PA 3/16/1739 1/24/1813

Merchant QU/EP Ellery, William Rhode Island Newport, RI 12/22/1727 2/15/1820

Lawyer/Merchant CO Floyd, William New York Brookhaven, NY 12/17/1734 8/4/1821

Land Speculator PB Franklin, Benjamin Pennsylvania Boston, MA 1/17/1706 4/17/1790

Scientist/Printer DE Gerry, Elbridge Massachusetts Marblehead, MA 7/17/1744 11/23/1814

Merchant EP Gwinnett, Button Georgia Glouster, England 1735 5/15/1777 Merchant/Plantation Owner EP Hall, Lyman Georgia Wallingford, CT 4/12/1724 10/19/1790

Physician/Minister CO Hancock, John Massachusetts Quincy, MA 1/12/1737 10/8/1793

Merchant CO Harrisson, Benjamin Virginia Charles City Co., VA 4/7/1726 4/24/1791

Plantation Owner/Farmer ? Hart, John New Jersey Hunterdon Co., NJ 1711 5/11/1779

Land Owner PB Hewes, Joseph North Carolina Kingston, NJ 1/23/1730 10/10/1779

Merchant EP Heyward Jr., Thomas South Carolina St. Helena Parrish, SC 7/28/1746 3/6/1809

Lawyer/Plantation Owner ? Hooper, William North Carolina Boston, MA 6/17/1742 10/14/1790

Lawyer EP Hopkins, Stephen Rhode Island Providence, RI 3/7/1707 4/13/1785 Merchant ? Hopkinson, Francis New Jersey Philadelphia, PA 10/2/1737 5/9/1791 Lawyer/Musician EP Huntington, Samuel Connecticut Windham, CT 7/3/1731 1/5/1796

Lawyer CO Jefferson, Thomas Virginia Albermarle Co., VA 4/13/1743 7/4/1826 Lawyer/Plantation Owner DE Lee, Francis Lightfoot Virginia Mt. Pleasant, VA 10/14/1734 1/11/1797

Plantation Owner ? Lee, Richard Henry Virginia Stratford, VA 1/20/1732 6/19/1794

Plantation Owner/Merchant ? Lewis, Francis New York Llandaff, Wales 3/21/1713 12/30/1802

Merchant ? Livingston, Philip New York Albany, NY 1/15/1716 6/12/1778 Merchant PB Lynch Jr., Thomas South Carolina Prince George's Parrish, SC 8/5/1749 1779

Lawyer ? McKean, Thomas Delaware Chester Co., PA 3/19/1735 6/24/1817 Lawyer PB Middleton, Arthur South Carolina Charleston, SC 6/26/1742 1/1/1787

Plantation Owner ? Morris, Lewis New York West Chester Co., NY 4/8/1726 1/22/1798

Plantation Owner ? Morris, Robert Pennsylvania Liverpool, England 1/31/1734 5/8/1806

Merchant/Land Speculator EP Morton, John Pennsylvania Ridley Township, PA 1724 1777

Farmer ? Nelson Jr., Thomas Virginia Yorktown, VA 12/26/1738 1/4/1789 Merchant/Plantation Owner ? Paca, William Maryland Abington, MD 10/31/1740 10/13/1799

Lawyer/Plantation Owner EP Paine, Robert Treat Massachusetts Boston, MA 3/11/1731 5/12/1814

Lawyer/Scientist CO Penn, John North Carolina Carolina Co., VA 5/6/1740 9/14/1788

Lawyer ? Read, George Delaware Northeast MD 9/18/1733 9/21/1798

Lawyer EP Rodney, Caesar Delaware Dover, DE 10/7/1728 6/29/1784 Plantation Owner/Soldier EP Ross, George Pennsylvania New Castle, DE 5/10/1730 7/14/1779

Lawyer ? Rush, Benjamin Pennsylvania Philadelphia, PA 1/4/1746 4/19/1813 Physician PB Rutledge, Edward South Carolina Christ Church Parrish, SC 11/23/1749 1/23/1800

Lawyer/Plantation Owner AN Sherman, Roger Connecticut Newton, MA 4/19/1721 7/23/1793

Lawyer CO Smith, James Pennsylvania Northern Ireland 1719 7/11/1806 Lawyer PB Stockton, Richard New Jersey Princeton, NJ 10/1/1730 2/28/1781 Lawyer PB Stone, Thomas Maryland Charles Co., MD 1743 10/5/1787

Lawyer EP Taylor, George Pennsylvania Ireland 1716 2/23/1781

Merchant PB Thornton, Matthew New Hampshire Ireland 1714 6/24/1803 Physician PB Walton, George Georgia Cumberland Co., VA 1741 2/2/1804 Lawyer AN Whipple, William New Hampshire Kittery, ME 1/14/1730 11/28/1785 Merchant CO Williams, William Connecticut Lebannon, CT 4/18/1731 8/2/1811 Merchant CO Wilson, James Pennsylvania Carskerdo, Scotland 9/14/1742 8/21/1798

Lawyer EP/DE Witherspoon, John New Jersey Gifford, Scotland 2/5/1723 11/15/1794 Minister PB Wolcott, Oliver Connecticut Windsor, CT 11/20/1726 12/1/1797

Lawyer CO Wythe, George Virginia Elizabeth City Co., VA 1726 6/8/1806 Lawyer EP

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