Irish American Signers of The Declaration Of Independence!

American Flag and Declaration of Independence

The Irish were present at the signing of the Declaration of Independence.  Some of the signers were immigrants from Ireland others were first generation Americans.
They are:  Thomas McKean, George Taylor, Matthew Thornton,
Edward Rutledge (the youngest signer), Thomas Lynch, Jr.,
Charles Carroll, James Smith, George Read, and John Dunlap.
They represented the Irish well.  


Happy 4th of July!!

Source:  irishcentral and google images

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