The Reason an English King wanted to “Kill all the Lawyers.”
Abraham Clark–New Jersey
William Ellery–Rhode Island
Thomas Heyward Jr.–South Carolina
William Hooper–North Carolina
Francis Hopkinson–New Jersey
Thomas Lynch Jr.–South Carolina
Robert Treat Paine–Massachusetts
John Penn–North Carolina
Edward Rutledge–South Carolina
Richard Stockton–New Jersey
25 out of 56 Signers of the Declaration of Independence were lawyers.
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