|Oliver Wolcott, Jr.|
In 1799 as Secretary of the Treasury, he designed the United States Civil Flag. From 1803 to 1815 he operated in private business in New York City, afterwards retiring to Litchfield. He was elected governor in 1817 as a "Toleration Republican", following in the footsteps of his father and grandfather, and serving ten years in the post. His tenure was noted for the economic growth and moderate policies that attended it. Additionally, he presided over a convention that created a new state constitution in 1818. Wolcott died in New York City and is interred at East Cemetery in Litchfield. Prior to his death, Wolcott had been the last survivng member of the Washington Cabinet.
Samuel Wyllys (1739 – 1823)
- Connecticut Secretary of State 1796-1810
- Son of George Wyllys (sec of state)
- 2nd Great grandson of John Haynes
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