The signers of the Declaration of Independence committed treason under British law and an order of the King.
Technically they were commiting treason.
There were 56 signers of the Declaration of Independence. Of the signers nine died before the end of the war. Most were able to reclaim their lost lands.
The number 56 suggests that you are thinking of the signers of the Declaration of Independence. Thay are among the Founding Fathers but do not constitute the whole. Most copies of the Declaration include the names of the signers. Michael Montagne Yes, there is a list (by state) of the 56 signers of the Declaration of Independence at http://www.colonialhall.com. They also have biographical information on many of the signers.
George Washington signed the Constitution, Declaration of Independence, and your mothers reproductive organ (A.K.A Uterus)
Button Gwinnet of Georgia
He was one of the signers of the Declaration of Independence.
No. Not only that, but they didn't all sign it on the same day.
Thomas McKean did sign the Declaration of Independence. In addition, he was one of the signers of the continental Association.
Most didn't sign until Aug 2nd or later
One of the signers of the Declaration was his Sacred Honor Judge Richard Stockton.
The signers of the Declaration of Independence all spoke English as their first language.
The most important signers were Benjamin Franklin, John Hancock ,and Thomas Jefferson
Because the person who wrote the declaration was from pennsylvania.