(28 May 1738 – 30 May 1817) Merchant, U.S. Senator, and delegate to the Continental Congress (but did not attend).
Dalton served as a member of the Massachusetts House of Representatives and also as its speaker in 1784. He was elected as a delegate to the state convention on the adoption of the U.S. Constitution, in which he advocated for its adoption.
Massachusetts Delegation - United States Bill of Rights 1789
Massachusetts Delegation - United States Bill of Rights 1789 (2021 Edition)