Gouverneur Morris

Gouverneur Morris (1752 - 1816)

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Gouverneur Morris
Born in City of New York, Province of New York, British Americamap
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Husband of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Died in New York City, New York, USAmap
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Categories: Saint Ann's Episcopal Church, The Bronx, New York | New York Notables | American Founding Fathers | Signers of the Articles of Confederation | Signers of the United States Constitution | US Ambassadors to France | Morris Name Study | US Senators from New York.

Gouverneur Morris is Notable.
Gouverneur Morris was a Founding Father in the American Revolution
Preceded by
James Watson
Gouverneur Morris
US Senator (Class 1)
from New York
Seal of the US Senate
Succeeded by
Theodorus Bailey



Online Biographies

Printed Biographies

  • Brookhiser, Richard (2003). Gentleman Revolutionary: Gouverneur Morris, the Rake Who Wrote the Constitution (New York: Free Press. ISBN 0-7432-2379-9).
  • Miller, Melanie Randolph, Envoy to the Terror: Gouverneur Morris and the French Revolution (Potomac Books, 2005)
  • The Diary and Letters of Gouverneur Morris, Minister of the United States to France; Member of the Constitutional Convention, ed. Anne Cary Morris (1888). 2 vols. online version
  • Swiggert, Howard (1952). The Extraordinary Mr. Morris. (New York: Doubleday & Co.).
  • Jared Sparks, Life of Gouverneur Morris, 1832.
  • Theodore Roosevelt, Gouverneur Morris, 1888.


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