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PIERCE BUTLER


Picture of Pierce Butler

1744-1822

Delegate to the Constitutional Convention (South Carolina)

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



Education:

Occupation: soldier

Political Affiliation: Whig, Federalist, Republican


Religious Affiliation: Episcopalian

Summary of Religious Views:

Views on Religion & Politics:


Quotations:



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


Books

Lewright B. Sikes, The Public Life of Pierce Butler, South Carolina Statesman, Univ. Press of America, 1979
Terry W. Lipscomb, editor, The Letters of Pierce Butler, 1790-1794: Nation Building and Enterprise in the New American Republic, University of South Carolina Press, 2007

Articles

Francis Coglan, "Pierce Butler, 1744-1822, First Senator from South Carolina," South Carolina Historical Magazine, 78, April 1977, pp. 104-19
S. Sidney Ulmer, "The Role of Pierce Butler in the Constitutional Convention," Review of Politics, 22, July 1960, pp. 361-74

Links

BUTLER, Pierce, 1744-1822 (Biographical Directory of the US Congress)
Pierce Butler (National Archives -- The Founding Fathers)
Pierce Butler (Soldier-Statesmen of the Constitution -- Center of Military History, United States Army)
Pierce Butler (Colonial Hall)



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