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Thomas Heyward Jr.

Born: 7/28/1746

Birthplace: Saint Lukes Parish, South Carolina

Signed On: 8/2/1776

Signed For: South Carolina

Died: 3/6/1809

Fun Facts:

  • Heyward was among the three South Carolina signers who were held for a year as prisoners of war.

  • One story has it that Heyward wrote the song God Save the States while held as a prisoner of war.

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