(17 December 1734 – 04 August 1821) Signer of the Declaration of Independence, Congressman, and estate owner.
He held several positions within the militia and was elected to the first Continental Congress. Floyd was also a financier, lending money at interest. His family estate was worked by free labour and by eleven slaves.
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New York Delegation - United States Bill of Rights 1789 (2021 Edition)
New York Delegation - United States Bill of Rights 1789