Irish Signers of the Declaration of Independence

Highlighted Irish Signatures on the Declaration of Independence

Who They Were Where They’re From 

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Irish Flag
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James Smith Signer of the Declaration of Independence from Ireland
James Smith Signer of the Declaration of Independence from Ireland

Ulster, LimerickAntrim

 

Thomas Lynch Jr, Edward Rutledge, Thomas McKean

Galway, Tyrone, Antrim

 

 

Honourable Thomas McKean Signer 1776 of the Declaration of Independence from Ireland
Honorable Thomas McKean  Irish Signer in 1776 of the Declaration of Independence

 

 

 

 

George Read, Charles Carroll

Dublin, Offaly

 

Charles Carroll of Carrollton Signer Maryland Senator 1776 of the Declaration of Independence from Ireland
Charles Carroll of Carrollton

 

Charles Thompson & John Dunlap

Derry, Tyrone.

John Dunlap Printer of the Declaration of Independence from Ireland
John Dunlap

former colonies. § That document, known as the Dunlap Broadsidewas printed and sent to many newspapers in order to spread the word and truly declare our independence.  John Dunlap went on to fight alongside George Washington in the battles of Trenton and Princeton with the First Troop Philadelphia City Cavalry. §

**Interested in wearing the tartans designed for each Irish County? Check out the links on each county name! We have them available in scarves, caps, sashes, and ties.**

 

 

 

Try these ways to add some Celtic Red, White, and Blue to your wardrobe:

US Coast Guard Tartan Wool Tie
US Coast Guard Tartan Wool Tie
Navy Striped FL18 Comfort Cotton Grandfather Shirt
Navy Striped FL18 Comfort Cotton Grandfather Shirt
Claddagh Birthstone Ring January
Claddagh Birthstone Ring January
American Grown Irish Roots Highlighted Irish Signatures on the Declaration of Independence
American Grown Irish Roots Highlighted Irish Signatures on the Declaration of Independence

 

 

 

 

 

 

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