Definition of James wilson
1. Noun. American Revolutionary leader who was one of the signers of the Declaration of Independence (1742-1798).
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Literary usage of James wilson
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1. The Pennsylvania Magazine of History and Biography by Historical Society of Pennsylvania (1921)
"james wilson AND JAMES IREDELL. A PARALLEL AND A CONTRAST. ... james wilson of Pennsylvania, a Signer of the Declaration of Independence, a Framer of the ..."
2. Great Debates in American History: From the Debates in the British by Marion Mills Miller, United States Congress, Great Britain Parliament (1913)
"PARLIAMENT Speech of james wilson: "In Vindication of the Colonies"—The ... A prominent member of this convention was james wilson, a man to whom the ..."
3. Political Ideas of the American Revolution: Britannic-American Contributions by Randolph Greenfield Adams (1922)
"james wilson emigrated from his birthplace in Scotland to America in the days when John Dickinson was ..."