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BUTTON GWINNETT


Picture of Button Gwinnett
[Library of Congress]

1735-1777

Signer of the Declaration of Independence (Georgia)

Biographical Data
Religious Views
Quotations
References, Links, & Further Reading



Education:

Occupation: merchant, planter

Political Affiliation:


Religious Affiliation: Episcopalian

Summary of Religious Views:

Views on Religion & Politics:


Quotations:



References, Links, & Further Reading: Books, Articles, Links


Books

William Montgomery Clemens, Button Gwinnett, man of mystery: member of the Continental Congress : signer of the Declaration of Independence : President of the Provincial Council of Georgia, 1921; reprint, Nabu Press, 2010
Charles F. Jenkins, Button Gwinnett, Signer of the Declaration of Independence, , Doubleday, Page, 1926

Articles

Harvey H. Jackson; "Button Gwinnett and the Rise of the Western Members: A Reappraisal of Georgia's Whig to Excess," Atlanta Historical Journal, 24 (1980): 17-30

Links

GWINNETT, Button, 1735-1777 (Biographical Directory of the US Congress)
Button Gwinnett (ushistory.org: Signers of the Declaration of Independence)
Button Gwinnett (Colonial Hall)
Button Gwinnett (Signers of the Declaration of Independence -- National Park Service)
Button Gwinnett (1735-1777) (New Georgia Encyclopedia)
Button Gwinnett: a North Georgia Notable (About North Georgia)



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