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Thomas McKean

Born: 3/19/1734

Birthplace: New London, Pennsylvania

Signed On: circa 1777-1781

Signed For: Delaware

Died: 6/24/1817

Fun Facts:

  • While it is certain that McKean was the last man to sign the Declaration, no one knows for sure when he did. Conflicting reports have the date anywhere between 1777 and 1781.

  • Unlike some others who signed the Declaration after August 2nd, 1776, McKean was in Congress for the vote on July 2nd, and voted in favor.

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