United States Constitutional Convention 1787

Grand Convention at Philadelphia, May to September, 1787, Quill Project 2016 Edition.

New Hampshire Delegation

This is one of the 12 delegations in the convention, accounting for 2 of 55 people who took part.

Members (2):

Name Visualize Details Delegations
Nicholas Gilman Visualize (3 August 1755 – 2 May 1814) Officer in the Continental Army and merchant. A Captain during the Revolutionary War, Gilman held many administrative duties and rose to the position of assistant adjutant general for the army. He was appointed as a delegate to the Confederation Congress and the Constitutional Convention. He would later be elected to both houses of the U.S. Congress. New Hampshire Delegation (This negotiation)
John Langdon Visualize (26 June 1741 – 18 September 1819) Merchant and legislator. The owner of several merchant vessels, he helped to build warships during the Revolutionary War and was a delegate to the Continental Congress. He was speaker of the New Hampshire House of Representatives and a member of the Confederation Congress. Having been a delegate to the Constitutional Convention, he afterwards joined the US Senate, where he became President pro tempore. He was elected three times to be Governor of New Hampshire. New Hampshire Delegation (This negotiation)