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William Ellery

Born: 12/22/1727

Birthplace: Newport, Rhode Island

Signed On: 8/2/1776

Signed For: Rhode Island

Died: 2/15/1820

Fun Facts:

  • Ellery lived to be 92 years old, and had 16 children.

  • In 1778, British troops looted and burned his Newport home.

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