Continental Congressman

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  • The General Assembly chose the Continental Congressmen for a term of one year.
  • They chose the Continental Congressmen for a one-year term.
  • The whole General Assembly chose the Continental Congressmen for a one-year term and the State President for a three-year term.
  • After being re-elected numerous times in the legislature, Hewes was now focused on a new and more ambitious job as a continental congressman.
  • The whole General Assembly chose the Continental Congressmen for a one-year term and it chose the State President for a three-year term.
  • The General Assembly elected the Continental Congressmen for a term of one year, State Senators had a three-year term and State Representatives had a one-year term.
  • Both Assemblies chose the Continental Congressmen for a one-year term as well as the delegates to the U.S. Constitution Convention.
  • He was a veteran of the American Revolution, a Continental Congressman from Delaware, and a member of the Delaware General Assembly.
  • Former Continental Congressman William Duer raised large sums of money to invest in bank stock and government securities, novel and financially sophisticated assets whose risks many contemporaries failed to understand.
  • Born in Charleston, he was a son of John Rutledge and a nephew of Edward Rutledge, both of whom were Continental Congressmen from South Carolina.
  • He was an officer in the Continental Army during the American Revolution, a Continental Congressman from Delaware, and a member of the Federalist Party, who served as Governor of Delaware.
  • He was an officer of the Continental Army in the American Revolution, a Continental Congressman, and a member of the Democratic-Republican Party, who served in the Delaware General Assembly and as a United States Representative from Delaware.
  • He was a Continental Congressman from Delaware, and a member of the Democratic-Republican Party who served in the Delaware General Assembly, as Justice of the Delaware Supreme Court, and as federal judge for the Mississippi Territory.
  • He was an officer of the Delaware militia during the French and Indian War and the American Revolution, a Continental Congressman from Delaware, a signer of the Declaration of Independence and President of Delaware during most of the American Revolution.
  • He was an officer of the Delaware militia during the French and Indian War and the American Revolution, a signer of the Declaration of Independence, a Continental Congressman from Delaware, and President of Delaware during most of the American Revolution.
  • Revere called on the mill's owner, Oswald Eve, armed with a letter from Continental Congressmen Robert Morris and John Dickinson asking Eve to "Chearfully & from Public Spirited Motives give Mr. Revere such information as will inable him to Conduct the business on his return home."
  • His bravery and valor in outflanking a charge of British regulars along a low fence on Breed's Hill was noted by Prescott in an August 25, 1775 letter to Continental Congressman John Adams.
  • He was a signer of the Declaration of Independence, a Continental Congressman from Delaware, a delegate to the Constitutional Convention of 1787, President of Delaware, and a member of the Federalist Party, who served as U.S. Senator from Delaware and Chief Justice of Delaware.