United States Constitutional Convention 1787

William Churchill Houston

(1746 – 12 August 1788) Scientist, lawyer and soldier. Professor of Mathematics and Natural Philosophy at the College of New Jersey (Princeton University), during the Revolutionary War he was briefly a captain within the militia. He was later a practising lawyer, member of the New Jersey legislature and a delegate to both the Continental and Confederation Congress. He was sent as a delegate to the Constitutional Convention but withdrew early due to ill health.

Member of New Jersey Delegation, New Jersey Delegation, New Jersey Delegation, New Jersey Delegation.

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