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Charles Carroll

lawyer , Continental congressman

Charles Carroll, American Continental congressman, lawyer. member Maryland. Lower House of Assembly (filled vacancy caused by death of father), 1755; member Continental Congress from Maryland. (filled vacancy), November 10, 1776-February 15, 1777; member 1st Maryland. Senate, 1777, 1781-1783.

Background

Carroll, Charles was born on March 22, 1723 in Annapolis, Maryland, United States. Son of of Doctor Charles Carroll.

Education

Studied law Middle Temple, Garden Ct.

Membership

Member Maryland. Lower House of Assembly (filled vacancy caused by death of father), 1755. Member Continental Congress from Maryland. (filled vacancy), November 10, 1776-February 15, 1777.

Member 1st Maryland. Senate, 1777, 1781-1783.