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The first congressional congress leaders: Washington, Henry & Pendleton

Washington, Henry & Pendleton going to the First Congress, c1850-1856, New York Public Library.

First Continental Congress Delegates

Complete List of Delegates

New Hampshire

  • John Sullivan
  • Nathaniel Folsom


  • Caesar Rodney
  • Thomas McKean
  • George Read

Massachusetts Bay

  • John Adams
  • Samuel Adams
  • Thomas Cushing
  • Robert Treat Paine


  • Matthew Tilghman
  • Thomas Johnson
  • William Paca
  • Samuel Chase
  • Robert Goldsborough

Rhode Island

  • Stephen Hopkins
  • Samuel Ward


  • Peyton Randolph
  • Richard Henry Lee
  • George Washington
  • Patrick Henry
  • Richard Bland
  • Benjamin Harrison
  • Edmund Pendleton


  • Eliphalet Dyer
  • Roger Sherman
  • Silas Deane

North Carolina

  • William Hooper
  • Joseph Hewes
  • Richard Caswell

New York

  • Isaac Low
  • John Alsop
  • John Jay
  • Philip Livingston
  • James Duane
  • William Floyd
  • Henry Wisner
  • Simon Boerum

South Carolina

  • Henry Middleton
  • Thomas Lynch, Jr.
  • Christopher Gadsden
  • John Rutledge
  • Edward Rutledge

New Jersey

  • James Kinsey
  • William Livingston
  • Stephen Crane
  • Richard Smith
  • John De Hart


  • Joseph Galloway
  • John Dickinson
  • Charles Humphreys
  • Thomas Miffin
  • Edward Biddle
  • John Morton
  • George Ross
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Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum

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