Jonathan Dayton

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  • Jonathan Dayton was Born

    Jonathan Dayton was born
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    Life of the Forgotten Founding Father: Jonathan Dayton

  • Dayton started going to the New Jersey college

    Jonathan Dayton started going to the new jersey college where he studied law and politics.
  • Jonathan Dayton joined the Continental Army at the age of 15

  • Dayton became a caption of the Continental Army

  • Jonathan Dayton was elected to the state assembly

  • Jonathan Dayton was elected to the 1st Congress

  • Jonathan Dayton was elected to the U.S House of Reps.

  • serving as chairman of Committee of Elections

  • was elected speaker for the 4th and 5th Congresses

  • Dayton took a seat in the U.S. Senate

  • Dayton was charged with treason conspricy and exonerated by the grand jury

  • Dayton career in politics was over

  • Dayton died