What Became of the 56 Signers of Declaration Of Independence?

Contra Fighter


As the 4th of July approaches, and the current climate of politics in these United States, I think it is important to remind all American citizens of the price that was paid by these men for putting their beliefs and actions into practice.  The price that they paid was very expensive.

I am of the opinion that politicians today cannot hold a candle to these men, much less even deserve to stand close to these patriots shadow’s.  These men were true statesmen, then and still today.

So to you men who put it all out there, this is for you.

This is what became of them:

Have you ever wondered what happened to the 56 men who
signed the Declaration of Independence.

Five signers were captured by
the British as traitors, and tortured before they died.

Twelve had their homes ransacked and burned. Two lost their sons
serving in the…

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