Edmund Pendleton

Edmund PendletonState: Virginia

Age at Ratifying Convention: 66

Affiliation: Federalist

Vote at Ratifying Convention: Yea

Date of Birth: September 9, 1721

Date of Death: October 23, 1803


Occupation: Politician, Attorney, Judge

Prior Political Experience: Virginia House of Burgesses, 1752-1776; Delegate to the First Continental Congress, 1774; President of the Virginia Committee of Safety, 1775-1776; President of the Virginia Convention, 1776; Speaker of the Virginia House of Delegates; President of the Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals, 1778-1803

Ratifying Convention Contributions: President of the Virginia Ratifying Convention