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 Thomas Lynch II

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Thomas Lynch II Famous memorial

Birth
South Carolina, USA
Death
Dec 1776 (aged 48–49)
Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland, USA
Burial
Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland, USA
Memorial ID
7454903 View Source

U.S. Continental Congressman. As a planter, he was very successful in the management of extensive rice plantations, on the Santee River. Entering politics, he served as a member of the South Carolina House of Assembly, (1751-57, 61-63, 65, 68, 72). He also was a member of the First and Second Continental Congresses, (1774-76) and a member of the first South Carolina State General Assembly in 1776. He was unable to sign the Declaration of Independence because of illness and while en route to his home, died from a stroke. U.S. Congressman Thomas Lynce Jr. was his son.

U.S. Continental Congressman. As a planter, he was very successful in the management of extensive rice plantations, on the Santee River. Entering politics, he served as a member of the South Carolina House of Assembly, (1751-57, 61-63, 65, 68, 72). He also was a member of the First and Second Continental Congresses, (1774-76) and a member of the first South Carolina State General Assembly in 1776. He was unable to sign the Declaration of Independence because of illness and while en route to his home, died from a stroke. U.S. Congressman Thomas Lynce Jr. was his son.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Added: 17 May 2003
  • Find a Grave Memorial ID: 7454903
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/7454903/thomas-lynch: accessed ), memorial page for Thomas Lynch II (1727–Dec 1776), Find a Grave Memorial ID 7454903, citing Saint Anne's Churchyard, Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland, USA; Maintained by Find a Grave.