Roger Sherman
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/successor2 = Amasa Learned

/ office3 = Continental Congress/Delegate to the Continental Congress from Connecticut

/ term_start3 = 1774

/ term_end3 = 1781

/ term_start4 = 1784

/ term_end4 = 1784

/birth_date =

/birth_place = Newton, Massachusetts

/death_date =

/death_place = New Haven, Connecticut

/nationality = United States/American

/state = Connecticut

/spouse = Elizabeth Hartwell

Rebecca Minot Prescott

/religion = Congregational church/Congregationalist

/profession = Politician, Lawyer

/signature = Roger Sherman signature.png


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It's a trivia-type thing, but the RCW is wrong, and it should be changed.

Well, darn her anyway. I wonder why she left Baby Island off?

I've been telling people there are seven islands in Island County. And people were telling me, 'No, there's six.

We were driven off like rats in five minutes.

Let us live no more to ourselves, but to Him who loved us, and gave Himself to die for us.

Real estate growth and real estate boom seem to be happening all over the country and [property-tax revolt] is an inevitable consequence.

All civil rights and the right to hold office were to be extended to persons of any Christian denomination.

We seemed to be in a little worse shape last week than some of the other areas around the state, but that seems to have taken care of itself now.