Pierce Butler

By: John Glessner

What state did Pierce Butler represent and what did he do for the continental congress?

Pierce Butler represented South Carolina. He was on the committee of postponed matters.

What were his views on slavery?

He defended slavery. He tried to make a law that made it so that fugitives were slaves instead of blacks though.

What is one interesting fact about Pierce Butler?

He was the most aristocratic delegates at the convention.