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Richard Stockton

Born: 10/1/1730

Birthplace: near Princton, New Jersey

Signed On: 8/2/1776

Signed For: New Jersey

Died: 2/28/1781

Fun Facts:

  • Stockton was held as a prisoner of war for about a month. He was among 4800 prisoners released after signing a document swearing alligence to the King. (He later swore allegiance to the United States.)

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