Carroll, Charles

Carroll, Charles
   Represented Maryland in the Congress at Philadelphia, 1776, and signed the Declaration of Independence. Afterwards elected to the Senate of Maryland and the federal Senate.
   Index: Dr Accompanies Franklin to Canada, 135. Bib.: Cyc. Am. Biog.

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  • Carroll, Charles — born Sept. 19, 1737, Annapolis, Md. died Nov. 14, 1832, Baltimore, Md., U.S. American patriot leader. He attended Jesuit colleges in Maryland and studied law in France and England. He served on Committees of Correspondence, signed the Declaration …   Universalium

  • Carroll,Charles — Car·roll (kărʹəl), Charles. Known as “Carroll of Carrollton.” 1737 1832. American Revolutionary leader and legislator who was a member of the Continental Congress (1776 1778), signed the Declaration of Independence (1776), and served as a U.S.… …   Universalium

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