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Posthumous Reunions: Signers of The US Declaration of Independence

64 records found

John Adams

30 Oct 1735 – 4 Jul 1826

2nd United States President, first United States Vice President,...

Quincy, Norfolk County, Massachusetts, USA

No grave photo

John Adams

30 Oct 1735 – 4 Jul 1826

2nd United States President, first United States Vice President,...

Quincy, Norfolk County, Massachusetts, USA

Samuel Adams

27 Sep 1722 – 2 Oct 1803

Declaration of Independence Signer, Massachusetts Governor. The...

Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, USA

Josiah Bartlett

21 Nov 1729 – 19 May 1795

Declaration of Independence Signer. He was also the first man to...

Kingston, Rockingham County, New Hampshire, USA

James Biddle

11 Dec 1832 – 9 Jun 1910

Civil War Union Brevet Brigadier General. He was appointed a...

Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, USA

Jeremy Michael Boorda

26 Nov 1939 – 16 May 1996

United States Navy Admiral. Born and raised in South Bend,...

Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, USA

Dr J. Thornton Boswell

26 Nov 1922 – 19 Jul 2010

JFK Assassination Figure. A Navy pathologist, he is remembered as...

Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, USA

No grave photo

Carter Braxton

10 Sep 1736 – 10 Oct 1797

Declaration of Independence Signer. Born in Newington, Virginia,...

King William, King William County, Virginia, USA

No grave photo

Charles Carroll

19 Sep 1737 – 14 Nov 1832

Declaration of Independence Signer, US Senator. The third Charles...

Ellicott City, Howard County, Maryland, USA

Samuel Chase

17 Apr 1741 – 19 Jun 1811

Signer of the Declaration of Independence from Maryland. Born in...

Baltimore, Baltimore City, Maryland, USA

Abraham Clark

15 Feb 1726 – 15 Sep 1794

Declaration of Independence Signer. Born in Elizabethtown, New...

Rahway, Union County, New Jersey, USA

George Clymer

16 Mar 1739 – 23 Jan 1813

Declaration of Independence Signer, United States Constitution...

Trenton, Mercer County, New Jersey, USA

William Orlando Darby

9 Feb 1911 – 30 Apr 1945

United States Army Brigadier General. Renown for commanding...

Fort Smith, Sebastian County, Arkansas, USA

William B. Ellery

22 Dec 1727 – 15 Feb 1820

Signer of the Declaration of Independence from Rhode Island. He...

Newport, Newport County, Rhode Island, USA

William Floyd

17 Dec 1734 – 4 Aug 1821

Declaration of Independence Signer. Born in Suffolk County, Long...

Westernville, Oneida County, New York, USA

Benjamin Franklin

17 Jan 1706 – 17 Apr 1790

Declaration of Independence Signer, Continental Congressman, US...

Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA

Elbridge Gerry

17 Jul 1744 – 23 Nov 1814

Signer of the Declaration of Independence from Massachusetts. He...

Washington, District of Columbia, District of Columbia, USA

Button Gwinnett Cenotaph

1735 – 19 May 1777

Signer of the Declaration of Independence from Georgia. Born in...

Savannah, Chatham County, Georgia, USA

Lyman Hall

12 Apr 1724 – 19 Oct 1790

Declaration of Independence Signer. Born in Wallingford,...

Augusta, Richmond County, Georgia, USA

Lyman Hall Cenotaph

12 Apr 1724 – 19 Oct 1790

Declaration of Independence Signer. Born in Wallingford,...

Wallingford, New Haven County, Connecticut, USA

John Hancock

23 Jan 1737 – 8 Oct 1793

Declaration of Independence Signer. His signature on the...

Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, USA

COL Benjamin Harrison V

13 Dec 1730 – 24 Apr 1791

Declaration of Independence Signer. Born in Charles City County,...

Charles City, Charles City County, Virginia, USA

John Hart

1714 – 11 May 1779

Signer of the Declaration of Independence. He moved to the area...

Hopewell, Mercer County, New Jersey, USA

Joseph Hewes

9 Jul 1730 – 10 Nov 1779

Declaration of Independence Signer. Born in Kingston, New...

Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA

Thomas Heyward Jr.

28 Jul 1746 – 17 Apr 1809

Signer of the Declaration of Independence from South Carolina. ...

Old House, Jasper County, South Carolina, USA

William Hooper

28 Jun 1742 – 14 Oct 1790

Declaration of Independence Signer. Born in Boston,...

Greensboro, Guilford County, North Carolina, USA

William Hooper

28 Jun 1742 – 14 Oct 1790

Declaration of Independence Signer. Born in Boston,...

Hillsborough, Orange County, North Carolina, USA

Stephen Hopkins

7 Mar 1707 – 13 Jul 1785

Declaration of Independence Signer. Born in Providence, Rhode...

Providence, Providence County, Rhode Island, USA

Francis Hopkinson

21 Sep 1737 – 9 May 1791

Declaration of Independence Signer. Born in Philadelphia,...

Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA

Samuel Huntington

16 Jul 1731 – 5 Jan 1796

Signer of the Declaration of Independence from Connecticut. Some...

Norwich, New London County, Connecticut, USA

Francis Lightfoot Lee

14 Oct 1734 – 11 Jan 1797

Declaration of Independence Signer. Along with his brother...

Warsaw, Richmond County, Virginia, USA

Richard Henry Lee

20 Jan 1732 – 19 Jun 1794

Signer of the Declaration of Independence from Virginia; and one...

Coles Point, Westmoreland County, Virginia, USA

Francis Lewis

21 Mar 1713 – 30 Dec 1803

Signer of the Declaration of Independence from New York. Born in...

Manhattan, New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA

Philip Livingston

15 Jan 1716 – 12 Jun 1778

Declaration of Independence Signer. He and his brother, William,...

York, York County, Pennsylvania, USA

No grave photo

Thomas Lynch Jr.

5 Aug 1749 – 1779

Signer of the Declaration of Independence from South Carolina. ...

Buried or Lost at Sea

Thomas McKean

19 Mar 1734 – 24 Jun 1817

Declaration of Independence Signer, Continental Congressman, 2nd...

Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA

Arthur Middleton

26 Jun 1742 – 1 Jan 1787

Declaration of Independence Signer. Born at Middleton Place, a...

Dorchester County, South Carolina, USA

Lewis Morris

8 Apr 1726 – 22 Jan 1798

Signer of the Declaration of Independence from New York. Born in...

Bronx, Bronx County, New York, USA

Robert Morris

20 Jan 1734 – 8 May 1806

Declaration of Independence Signer, Continental Congressman, US...

Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA

John Morton

10 Mar 1724 – 1 Apr 1777

Declaration of Independence Signer. Born in Delaware County,...

Chester, Delaware County, Pennsylvania, USA

Thomas Nelson

26 Dec 1738 – 4 Jan 1789

Declaration of Independence Signer. He was born to one of the...

Yorktown, York County, Virginia, USA

William Paca

31 Oct 1740 – 23 Oct 1799

Signer of the Declaration of Independence from Maryland. Born...

Queen Anne's County, Maryland, USA

Robert Treat Paine

11 Mar 1731 – 12 May 1814

Signer of the Declaration of Independence from Massachusetts. ...

Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, USA

John Penn

6 May 1740 – 14 Sep 1788

Declaration of Independence Signer. Born in Virginia, he studied...

Greensboro, Guilford County, North Carolina, USA

Cole Albert Porter

9 Jun 1891 – 15 Oct 1964

Composer, Lyricist. He wrote musicals and hit songs for four...

Peru, Miami County, Indiana, USA

George Read

18 Sep 1733 – 21 Sep 1798

Signer of the Declaration of Independence from Delaware, and...

New Castle, New Castle County, Delaware, USA

Caesar Rodney Cenotaph

7 Oct 1728 – 29 Jun 1784

Declaration of Independence Signer. Born on a farm near Dover,...

Dover, Kent County, Delaware, USA

George Ross

10 May 1730 – 14 Jul 1779

Declaration of Independence Signer. He was a representative from...

Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA

Dr Benjamin Rush

24 Dec 1745 – 19 Apr 1813

Declaration of Independence Signer. His father died when he was...

Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA

Edward Rutledge

23 Nov 1749 – 23 Jan 1800

Signer of the Declaration of Independence from South Carolina, he...

Charleston, Charleston County, South Carolina, USA

Roger Sherman

19 Apr 1721 – 23 Jul 1793

Declaration of Independence Signer, United States Constitution...

New Haven, New Haven County, Connecticut, USA

COL James Smith

17 Sep 1719 – 11 Jul 1806

Declaration of Independence Signer. In 1805, a fire destroyed his...

York, York County, Pennsylvania, USA

Richard Stockton

1 Oct 1730 – 28 Feb 1781

Declaration of Independence Signer. Born in Princeton, New...

Princeton, Mercer County, New Jersey, USA

Thomas Stone

1743 – 5 Oct 1787

Signer of the Declaration of Independence from Maryland. Born...

Port Tobacco, Charles County, Maryland, USA

Edward David Taussig

20 Nov 1847 – 29 Jan 1921

United States Navy Rear Admiral. He entered the United States...

Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland, USA

George Taylor

1716 – 23 Feb 1781

Declaration of Independence Signer. Born in Ireland, the son of...

Easton, Northampton County, Pennsylvania, USA

Matthew Thornton

1714 – 24 Jun 1803

Signer of the Declaration of Independence from New Hampshire. ...

Merrimack, Hillsborough County, New Hampshire, USA

George Walton

1741 – 2 Feb 1804

Declaration of Independence Signer. Born near Farmville,...

Augusta, Richmond County, Georgia, USA

William Whipple

14 Jan 1730 – 28 Nov 1785

Declaration of Independence Signer. Born in Kittery, Maine, he...

Portsmouth, Rockingham County, New Hampshire, USA

William Williams

23 Apr 1731 – 2 Aug 1811

Signer of the Declaration of Independence from Connecticut. ...

Lebanon, New London County, Connecticut, USA

James Wilson

14 Sep 1742 – 28 Aug 1798

Declaration of Independence Signer, United States Constitution...

Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA

Rev John Witherspoon

5 Feb 1723 – 15 Nov 1794

Declaration of Independence Signer. Born in Scotland to a...

Princeton, Mercer County, New Jersey, USA

Oliver Wolcott Sr.

20 Nov 1726 – 1 Dec 1797

Declaration of Independence Signer. Born in Windsor,...

Litchfield, Litchfield County, Connecticut, USA

George Wythe

3 Dec 1726 – 8 Jun 1806

Signer of the Declaration of Independence from Virginia. Born...

Richmond, Richmond City, Virginia, USA