Elbridge Thomas Gerry was born on 17th July, 1744 in Marblehead in Massachusetts. Elbridge Thomas Gerry died in the year 1814, on 23rd November 1814, while he was still serving the tenure of the Vice President of America.
Elbridge Thomas Gerry was elected to the Massachusetts Legislature in 1773. In the year 1774, Gerry also attended the Provincial Congress. He was also engaged in committee work related to commercial and naval affairs, while serving the Continental Congress.
In 1798, Gerry attended the Constitutional Convention, but refused to sign the new Federal Constitution. Gerry served his tenure as the Governor of Massachusetts in 1810 and 1811. In 1813, Gerry was appointed the Vice President of the United States of America.
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