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Robert Morris

Born: 1/20/1734

Birthplace: Lancashire, England

Signed On: 8/2/1776

Signed For: Pennsylvania

Died: 5/9/1806

Fun Facts:

  • Morris voted against the Declaration in the unofficial vote of July 1st, then notably stayed away from Congress on July 2nd, allowing Pennsylvania's delegation to vote in favor.

  • Despite not voting for the Declaration, Morris was a dedicated patriot. It is said the without his financial expertise and his own money, America could not have financed the war.

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