People will remember me because...
Before the Declaration
Helped to burn a British ship carrying tea as an act of rebellion.
Believed violence was the best tact to win freedom from the British.
During and after the Declaration
Selected as a delegate of the Continental Congress.
Only Roman Catholic to sign the Declaration of Independence.
Signed as representative of Maryland.
Served on the board of war.
Chose to work as a state senator instead of as a federal senator.
One of the richest men in America at one point.
Was the last living signer of the Declaration of Independence.