Person:George Read (8)

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m. 11 January 1763
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Name George Read
Gender Male
Birth[1][2] 18 Sep 1733 Cecil, Maryland, United States
Marriage 11 January 1763 to Gertrude Ross
Death[1][2] 21 Sep 1798 New Castle, Delaware, United States


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George Read (September 18, 1733 – September 21, 1798) was an American lawyer and politician from New Castle in New Castle County, Delaware. He was a signer of the Declaration of Independence, a Continental Congressman from Delaware, a delegate to the U.S. 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.

References
  1. 1.0 1.1 George Read (U.S. statesman), in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia. (Online: Wikimedia Foundation, Inc.).
  2. 2.0 2.1 Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, [1].
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