only colonial governor to offer full support to the colonists. Governer of Connecticut.
Became leader of continental congress.Signed Declaration of independence in 1776. Responded to someone saying "the colonies aren't ready for independence"
Financer of the revolution. Served delegate to the continental congress and signer of Declaration of Independence.
Physician, educator, signer of the declaration, known as father of american medicine
Studied in Germany and America, became a protestant minister. Born in Pennsylvania.
Reasons why colonists were demanding independence from Britain. Listed grievances of american colonists against British king. Mostly written by Thomas Jefferson.
Largest signature on Declaration of Independence. Wealthy Boston colonist. Used wealth to support colonial cause.
Established Americas national government a fundamental laws, guaranteed basic rights for it's citizens.
Imposes restrictions on the government from prosecution of persons accused of crimes. Prohibits self-incrimination and double jeapardy.
Protections of individual freedoms. 2nd amendment gives us the right to bare arms.4th says no unreasonable searcher by government.
Negotiates peace treaty with England. (Treaty of Paris 1795).Ended american revolution. Supported the constitution by writhing the Federalist Papers
Frenchman came to US to study the prison system. Wrote democracy in america. Wrote 5 things that makes america whole. 1. Liberty 2.Agalatarism 3. Individualism 4. Free enterprises 5.Popularism
Appertains to every government. It is an attribute of sovereignty
Refers to the US was formed as a cohesive single nation as the result of 13 colonies joining together.