Ohio Memory has published a new post, “Thomas Worthington: Dignus virtute avorum”
On June 12, 1787, the delegates of the Constitutional Convention agreed that “No person shall be a Senator who shall not have attained to the age of thirty years, and been nine years a citizen of the United States and who shall not, when elected, be an inhabitant of that state for which he shall be chosen.” As it turns out, one of our first U.S. Senators from Ohio was just thirty years old when he took office: Thomas Worthington. […]
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Thomas Worthington: Dignus virtute avorum
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