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Ross, George,

1730–79, political leader in the American Revolution, signer of the Declaration of Independence, b. New Castle, Del. He was a lawyer in Lancaster, Pa., and a member of the colonial assembly (1768–74) before serving as delegate (1774–77) to the Continental Congress.
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The hurting will go on for a while," said university President George Ross.
George Ross will resign from the presidency at Central Michigan University in July.
Right now, we are in discussions with them through our attorneys Browne George Ross LLP to obtain our $1 billion payment.
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He admitted soliciting someone to kill Garda fraud squad Detective Garda Mary Skehan, Revenue official George Ross and accountant Patrick Sweeney.
Not surprisingly, finding a way to jumpsfart the stalled Ring of Fire project is top of mind for de Launey who slid into the chair in early January after his predecessor George Ross left last summer to take a similar posting with the Government of the Yukon.
Like most townspeople, Deputy Sheriff George Ross had been awakened by the blast.
As the keynote speaker at the meeting, Deputy Minister George Ross of the Ontario Ministry of Northern Development and Mines stated that the province is one of the world's premier exploration destinations, with over C$1 billion spent in 2011.
George Ross isn't the only lottery winner to return to work after scooping millions of pounds.
George Ross landed seven on Daddies and Andy Graham had three for 11lb 4oz.