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FC: Thomas Jefferson. | By Stephanie Durbin
1: Jefferson's Family
2: Thomas Jefferson was born on April 13,1743 in Shadwell, Virgina. | He died on July 4, 1826 in his home, Monticello.
3: Thomas attended the College of William and Mary. | Then studied law with George Wythe
4: Thomas Jefferson served 2 terms as president. March 4, 1801-March 3, 1809 | His Vice-president for his first term was Aaron Burr | His Vice-president for his second term was George Clinton.
6: Jefferson was a widower while in office. | His wife, Martha Wayles Skelton, dies in 1782
8: Martha Jefferson Randolph (Patsy) 1772-1863 | Jefferson had 6 children. | Jane Randolph 1774-1775 | His unnamed son 1777
9: Mary Wayles (Polly) 1778-1804 | Lucy Elizabeth 1780-1781 | Elizabeth 1782-1785 | Only Martha and Mary lived through adulthood.
10: Jefferson was a democrat
11: He did apparently believe in god and the bible but did not believe that Jesus was son of god
12: Jefferson had many nicknames. | Sage of Monticello | Man of the people
13: Father of the Dec. Independence | Father of the University of Virgina.
14: Jefferson's one shinning moment | The Louisiana purchase
15: After a lot of long thinking Jefferson decided to buy the Louisiana territory | 15 million
16: Impact he had on America | Expanded America
17: Was very good at expressing his ideas which helped with the Louisiana purchase
18: Miscellaneous Information | Played the violin | Martha played keyboard instruments | Enrolled his 2 daughters with a harpsichord teacher, guitar teacher, and dancing master.
19: Carried a small dancing master's violin everywhere he went | He was also a writer, inventor, scientist, architect, and a devoted reader
21: Say Cheese!