Quotes by William Whipple

About William Whipple:

William Whipple, Jr. was a signatory of the United States Declaration of Independence as a representative of New Hampshire. Whipple was a member of the Continental congress from 1776 through 1779. Before becoming a politician, Whipple worked as both a ship's captain and a merchant. He became a prominent and wealthy member of society until he became a member of the new Hampshire Provincial congress. Whipple died of heart complications in 1785, aged 55.

Author Bio

  • NameWilliam Whipple
  • DescriptionAmerican signatory of the Declaration of Independence
  • BornJanuary 14, 1730
  • DiedNovember 28, 1785
  • CountryUnited Kingdom; United States Of America
  • ProfessionPolitician