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Nelson, Thomas Jr.

Born: 1738 AD
Died: 1789 AD, at 50 years of age.

Nationality: Unknown
Categories: Politician


1738 - Born on the 26th of December in Yorktown, Virginia.

1781 - He represented Virginia in the continental Congress.

1760 - He attended Eton before entering Trinity College at Cambridge University.

1761 - He was first elected to the Virginia house of Burgesses.

1762 - He married Sally Cary.

1774 - He was a member of the rebel convention.

1775 - He resigned the post when elected to the Continental Congress.

1776 - He returned to Congress in time to sign the Declaration of Independence.


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