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3 things you didn’t know about the Signers of the Declaration of Independence

Independence Day

Who signed it?

56 delegates from the 13 colonies signed the Declaration of Independence. Many, but not all, of these men were lawyers. There were several doctors, plantation owners, business men, preachers, even farmers!

Several religious denominations were represented by this group of men as well, yet God remained at the forefront of these delegates minds when creating the Declaration of Independence, as one can clearly see from its text (emphasis Continue reading