-Signers of the Declaration
-Signers of the A. O. C.
-Signers of the U. S. Constitution
-Wives of the Signers
The Life of Gouverneur Morris
Family in America.--Birth and education of Gouverneur Morris.--His College
Orations.--Studies law with William Smith, the Historian of New York.--Writes
on the Finance of the Colony.--Practises law--Meditates a visit to
Europe.--First movements in
was the original stock of a family, which, for more than a century, through the
popular and commanding talents of some of its members, exercised a controlling
influence in the political events of
From The Life of Gouverneur Morris: With Selections from His Correspondence and Miscellaneous Papers; Detailing Events in the American Revolution, The French Revolution, and in the Political History of the United States, by Jared Sparks, Volume 1, Boston: Gray & Bowen, 1832, p 1. Some minor edits may have been made, but an attempt has been made to preserve the original spelling. Although some effort has been made to correct the limitations of OCR technology, if you find an error please report it to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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