John Hancock

John HancockState: Massachusetts

Age at Ratifying Convention: 50

Affiliation: Unknown

Vote at Ratifying Convention: Yea

Date of Birth: January 12, 1737

Date of Death: October 8, 1793

Schooling: Harvard College, 1754

Occupation: Politician, Merchant

Prior Political Experience: Representative to Massachusetts General Court; President of the Provisional Congress of Massachusetts; President of the Second Continental Congress; Signer of the Declaration of Independence

Other Political Activities: Governor of Massachusetts, 1780-1785, 1787-1793