Nelson, Thomas Jr.
Born: Dec 26, 1738 AD
Died: 1789 AD, at 50 years of age.
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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