Signer of the Declaration of Independence from Connecticut (1731-1796) and seventh president of the Continental Congress. DS, signed “Sam'l Huntington,” one page, 7.75 x 6.25, October 1784. State of Connecticut pay order issued to Samuel Huntington, which reads: "At a General Assembly of the State of Connecticut holden at Newhaven on the 2d Thursday of October Anno Dom: 1784, This Assembly grants to his Honor Lieut. Governor Huntington the Sum of fifty Pounds, for the last half year Salary, for the current year, and the Treasurer is directed to pay the same accordingly." Endorsed neatly on the reverse by Huntington as Lieutenant Governor of Connecticut. In fine condition.