William Henry Harrison

Early Life and Family

What did his father do for a living?

Benjamin Harrison V was a planter, farmer, and politician. He is best known as being a member of the First and Second Continental Congresses. As a member of the Second Continental Congress, he signed the Declaration of Independence. He also later served as governor of Virginia.


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