- Name: William Whipple
- Born: 01/14/1730
- Died: 11/28/1785 (55 years old)
William Whipple Jr. (January 25, 1731 NS [January 14, 1730 OS] ? November 28, 1785) was a signatory of the United States Declaration of Independence as a representative of New Hampshire and a member of the Continental Congress from 1776 through 1779. He worked as both a ship’s captain and a merchant, and he studied in college to become a judge. He died of heart complications in 1785, aged 55.
Birth Place: Kittery, Maine, British America
Death Place: New Hampshire, U.S.
William Whipple quotes :
I fear a permanent Confederation will never be settled; tho the most material articles are I think got thro', so as to give great offence to some, but to my Satisfaction.William Whipple