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George Ross

Born: 5/10/1730

Birthplace: New Castle, Delaware

Signed On: 8/2/1776

Signed For: Pennsylvania

Died: 7/14/1779

Fun Facts:

  • Ross was elected to the second Continental Congress in late July 1776, after the vote on the Declaration, but before the signing on August 2nd, thus he signed.

  • He's also related to the famous Betsy Ross, who American folklore says sewed the first American flag.

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