Age at Ratifying Convention: 61
Vote at Ratifying Convention: Yea
Date of Birth: December 1, 1726
Date of Death: December 1, 1797
Schooling: Yale, 1747
Occupation: Soldier, Poet, Politician
Prior Political Experience: Continental Congress, 1775-1776, 1778-1784; Signer of the Declaration of Independence, 1776; Lieutenant Governor of Connecticut, 1786-1796.
Other Political Activities: Governor of Connecticut, 1796-1797.