|Birth Day||March 9, 1759|
|Age||260 YEARS OLD|
|Died On||Dec 17, 1828 (age 69)|
Best known as being the secretary to the U.S. Constitutional Convention, which took place from May 25 to September 17, 1787, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He served with distinction in the Continental Army during the Revolutionary War.
He was raised in South Carolina and was a cadet in the 1st South Carolina Regiment.
He married Elizabeth Willing in 1795.
He was nominated to the post as secretary of the Constitutional Convention by Alexander Hamilton.