S: Thomas Jefferson
BC: "Thomas Jefferson" (1743-1826) Oct.4,2010 Web http://www.ushistory.org/declaration/signers/jefferson.htm | References
FC: A Founding Father | Thomas Jefferson
1: By: Joseph Schaefer Thompson 4A 10/4/2010
2: Jefferson served as a member in the Virginia House of Burgesses | Jefferson was the nation's first secretary of state
3: One Bill passed by Thomas Jefferson was The Virginia Statue of Religious Freedom
4: Thomas Jefferson may have written the Declaration of Independence, but surely did not take credit for all the ideas. | Help From: Thomas Pain John Locke John Adams Benjamin Franklin Etc...
5: Thomas Jefferson wanted America to be the equal place many had dreamed it to be. He was elected into the Virginia House of Delegates in 1776. In his term he published over 100 bills in about 2 years+
6: In 1776 Jefferson was chosen by the committee to write the draft of The Declaration of Independence.With some minor corrections from John Adams and a couple of Franklin's ideas, the document was offered to the Congress on the first day of July.
7: Thomas Jefferson has truly accomplished many things.