NPS Logo

Historical Background

Biographical Sketches

Survey of Historic Sites and Buildings

Text and History of Constitution

Suggested Reading

Signers of the Constitution
Biographical Sketches

The following biographical sketches are arranged alphabetically by last name. Readers interested in signers for a certain State should consult the Index under the appropriate State.

Abraham BaldwinGeorgia
Richard BassettDelaware
Gunning Bedford, Jr.Delaware
John BlairVirginia
William BlountNorth Carolina
David BrearlyNew Jersey
Jacob BroomDelaware
Pierce ButlerSouth Carolina
Daniel CarrollMaryland
George ClymerPennsylvania
Jonathan DaytonNew Jersey
John DickinsonDelaware
William FewGeorgia
Thomas FitzsimonsPennsylvania
Benjamin FranklinPennsylvania
Nicholas GilmanNew Hampshire
Nathaniel GorhamMassachusetts
Alexander HamiltonNew York
Jared IngersollPennsylvania
Daniel of St. Thomas JeniferMaryland

William Samuel JohnsonConnecticut
Rufus KingMassachusetts
John LangdonNew Hampshire
William LivingstonNew Jersey
James McHenryMaryland
James MadisonVirginia
Thomas MifflinPennsylvania
Gouverneur MorrisPennsylvania
Robert MorrisPennsylvania
William PatersonNew Jersey
Charles PinckneySouth Carolina
Charles Cotesworth PinckneySouth Carolina
George ReadDelaware
John RutledgeSouth Carolina
Roger ShermanConnecticut
Richard Dobbs Spaight, Sr.North Carolina
George WashingtonVirginia
Hugh WilliamsonNorth Carolina
James WilsonPennsylvania

Previous Next
Last Updated: 29-Jul-2004