Edward Rutledge
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Mr. Rutledge
Political party: Federalist
Religion: Anglican

Episcopal Church

Resting place Saint Philip's Episcopal Church Cemetery, Charleston
Born November 23, 1749
Died January 23, 1800 (aged 50)

Edward Rutledge (November 23, 1749 – January 23, 1800) was an American politician, and youngest signer of the United States Declaration of Independence. He later served as the 39th Governor of South Carolina. [1]

Rutledge was part of the Staten island peace conference that took place on September 11 1776[2] (225 years to the day of 9/11).


  1. Wikipedia on Edward Rutledge
  2. 09/11/1776 - Peace Negotiations - Staten Island Peace Conference Held on Staten Island, New York

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