Roger Sherman, United States Senator from Connecticut:  signer of the United States Declaration of Independence.

Roger Sherman was a signer of the Declaration of Independence who served as a delegate from Connecticut.

September afternoon view of Greenwich Harbor from Roger Sherman Baldwin Park, Greenwich, CT. #ilovegreenwichct #realestate #realtor #livingthegoodlife #livingthedream

September afternoon view of Greenwich Harbor from Roger Sherman Baldwin Park, Greenwich, CT. #ilovegreenwichct #realestate #realtor #livingthegoodlife #livingthedream

Roger Sherman (April 19, 1721 – July 23, 1793) was an early American lawyer and statesman, as well as a Founding Father of the United States.

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Roger Sherman (April 19, 1721 – July 23, 1793) was an early American lawyer and statesman, as well as a Founding Father of the United States.

Roger Sherman Offers a Connecticut Compromise - http://www.newenglandhistoricalsociety.com/roger-sherman-offers-connecticut-compromise/

Roger Sherman was a self-made American politician, a Connecticut delegate to the second Continental Congress, and the only man to sign all four of the great American documents.

Roger Sherman Born April 19, 1721  Signed all four of the early documents of the Union. Fascinating life of one of our Founding Fathers.

Roger Sherman Born April 1721 Signed all four of the early documents of the Union. Fascinating life of one of our Founding Fathers.

Roger Sherman, Signer of the Articles of Association, Declaration of Independence, the Articles of Confederation, and the U. S. Constitution

Roger Sherman, Signer of the Articles of Association, Declaration of Independence, the Articles of Confederation, and the U. S. Constitution

Roger Sherman, Signer of the Articles of Association, Declaration of Independence, the Articles of Confederation, and the U.

JULY 16, 1787:  The Connnecticut Compromise, drafted by CT delegates Roger Sherman and Oliver Ellsworth, was presented to the Constitutional Convention. The Compromise, which provided for equal representation of states in the Senate and proportional representation in the House, passed the convention by one vote. image:  Constitutional Convention of 1787

Dose of Connecticut Legal History- story concerning Roger Sherman’s role in creating the Connecticut Compromise.

Roger Sherman  Elected to Continental Congress, 1774-81, 1783-84; Distinguished member of the Constitutional Convention, 1787; Elected US Senator for Connecticut, 1791-93. Congregationalist

Roger Sherman Elected to Continental Congress, Distinguished member of the Constitutional Convention, Elected US Senator for Connecticut, Congregationalist

Gravestone for famous ancestor Roger Sherman - signer of the Dec of Independence and Constitution

Tombstone of famous ancestor Roger Sherman, signed of the Declaration of Independence and the Constitution and the architect of the “Connecticut Compromise” that proved necessary for the original 13 colonies to form a unified country

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