July 4, 1828

July 4, 1828 saw an interesting juxtaposition of two revolutionary movements in American history.  Charles Carroll of Carrollton was the last survivor of the signers of the Declaration of Independence, perhaps the most successful group of revolutionaries in the history of Man.  He was a vigorous ninety years old on July 4, 1828. (more…)

The Signers

 A musical tribute to the Signers of the Declaration of Independence. Here is a list of the Signers by State with short bios.  The last survivor of the Signers was Charles Carroll of Carrollton from Maryland who died at 95 on November 14, 1832.  Carroll also had the distinction of being the sole Catholic Signer of the Declaration.

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