The Timeline of John Lansing Jr.

Timeline created by KGartner
  • Born in Albany, NY

    Born in Albany, NY
  • Completes Law Practice at age 21

    Completes Law Practice at age 21
  • Served as Military Secretary to General Phillip Schuyler

    Served as Military Secretary to General Phillip Schuyler
  • Served 6 Terms on the New York Assembly

    During his last two years, became the Speaker of the Assembly. Served the years of 1780-84, 1786, 1788.
  • Married to Cornelia Ray

    Married to Cornelia Ray
  • Served in the Confederation Congress

    Between the gaps of which he wasnt in the New York Assembly, Lansing served in the Confederation Congress ( 1785, 1787)
  • Walks Away From Signing the Constitution

    Walks Away From Signing the Constitution
    Because of the reluctance to creating one government in the United States, Lansing left the convention,
  • Lansing Dissapears

    Lansing Dissapears
    After leaving his Manhattan hotel, he was never seen again.