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Honorifics of the Founders

DelegatesMany of the delegates to the Constitutional Convention were professionally accomplished and succesful. The follolwing highlights some of those accomplaihments.

Delegates with Military Rank

General George Washington (VA)
General Charles Coatsworth Pinckney (SC)
General Thomas Mifflin (PA)
Colonel William Davie (NC)
Colonel George Mason (VA)
Captain Jonathan Dayton (NJ)
Captain William L. Pierce (GA)
Major Pierce Butler (SC)

Doctors

Benjamin Franklin (PA)
Hugh WIlliamson (NC)
William Samuel Johnson (CT)
James McClurg (VA)

Judges

John Blair (VA)
David Brearly (NJ)
Oliver Ellsworth (CT)
John Rutledge (SC)
Robert Yates (NY)
George Read (DE)

Governors

John Dickinson (DE)
Benjamin Franklin (PA)
John Langdon (NH)
William Livingston (NJ)
Alexander Martin (NC)
Edmund Randolph (VA)
John Rutledge (SC)

Attorneys General

Gunning Bedford, Jr. (DE)
Luther Martin (MD)
William Paterson (NJ)
Edmund Randolph (VA)

Professors

George Wythe (VA)