United States Bill of Rights 1789

Roger Sherman

(19 April 1721–23 July 1793) A former cordwainer, land speculator and surveyor, Sherman took up the law in 1754. He was a member of the Connecticut House of Representatives, justice of the peace, member of the Governor's Council of the Connecticut General Assembly, and Justice of the Superior Court of Connecticut. After the Constitutional Convention he was elected to the US House of Representatives and the the Senate.

Member of Connecticut Delegation - United States Bill of Rights 1789 [this display], Connecticut Delegation - U.S. Constitutional Convention 1787 (2019 Edition) , Connecticut Delegation - United States Constitutional Convention 1787 (2016 Edition) .

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