United States Constitutional Convention 1787 (2016 Edition)

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

Luther Martin

Quill platform ID: p163.

(20 February 1748 – 8 July 1826) Lawyer, slave owner and Attorney General of Maryland. Elected to the Confederation Congress but didn’t attend due to other commitments. A prominent member of the Constitutional Convention, he returned to the law afterwards. In later years he became famous for his defence of Samuel Chase and Aaron Burr. Ran a small plantation.

Member of Maryland Delegation—United States Constitutional Convention 1787 (2016 Edition), Maryland Delegation—U.S. Constitutional Convention 1787 (2019 Edition).