"Thomas Jefferson, who served with Washington in the House of Burgesses, wrote: "On the whole, his character was, in its mass, perfect" (George Washington, 2013). He was well respected and held highly by peers near and far. "Father died when he was a boy Strongly influenced by older brother his Military career began in Virginia militia he Married a widow with two children and was Man of character all his life. The First president of the United States of America Died 1799 at Mount Vernon"(George Washington, 2013). Washington’s childhood is not known to many,
Richard Henry Lee was born on January 20th, 1732 AD. He grew up in Westmoreland Virginia and was raised by a line of military men, legislators, and diplomats. His father was the governor of Virginia until 1750. Richard learned a lot of skills from his father like how to work and be tough and also how politics worked. Richard Henry Lee had a great career.
“In 1790, John Quincy became a practicing attorney in Boston. As tensions mounted between Britain and France, he supported President George Washington 's neutrality policy of 1793. President Washington appreciated young Adams 's support so much that he appointed him U.S. minister to Holland. When John Adams was elected president in 1797, he appointed his son U.S. minister to Prussia.” On the way to his position, John Quincy visited England to marry the Louisa Catherine Johnson, the loved daughter of Joshua Johnson. Joshua Johnson was the first U.S consul to Great Britain and he was one of the most important people in the political world.
John Hancock was born January 12, 1737, in Braintree Massachusetts. Hancock had a good education and graduated from Harvard College. After graduation, he worked for his uncle to take over the family business. As his uncle 's health gradually got worse, Hancock slowly took over the business. In 1764, his dad, Thomas Hancock, died leaving him the House of Hancock.
Samuel Adams became governor of Massachusetts on the 8th of October after the death of John Hancock. John Hancock, who was elected governor of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in 1780, passed away at age 56 on the 8th of October. He also signed the Declaration of Independence and was president of the Second Continental Congress from 1775 to 1777. Throughout his last years Hancock suffered from gout and poor health. These health conditions had caused Hancock resign as governor once before, but was reelected in 1787.
later retired again George Washington started his military fighting for the British and commanding his own army. He later retired a well respected man and moved to Virginia to live the rest of his days. He then married Martha Washington and lived happily with his new family Washington ran a successful farm with his family and few workers. Washington felt that this is how he would spend the rest of his days like this. More and more colonist became angry because of there rights.
John Quincy stayed in Washington for a few months until returning back home to Quincy.After being president he served nine terms in Congress from 1830 till passing away in 1848.Being the most outspoken congressman to stand against the Anti-Slavery Congressional Career he earned the nickname Old Man Eloquent.On February 21,1848 , life-threatening stroke hit John Quincy minutes after he cast a vote about Army Officers serving in the Mexican War. Two days later, John Quincy slipped into a coma and shortly passed away after. At the age of eighty John Quincy passed away a former president and congressman and husband. The funeral was open casket to let the friends and family be able to view the body .He left all of his books and papers to his son Charles Francis , His home was divided between his wife , daughter in law ,his second son and granddaughter. Some facts about John Quincy Adams are one of the first facts about him is that he was very educated and that he studied in Paris ,Amsterdam and many other places as well.
I am going to be telling you about an amazing person who was our first president of the United States of America. Who is strong, caring, and is loyal to our country. And how he came to be a president and a great person that he came to be, George Washington. How his hard work paid off, and also why people wanted him to be president. In this paper I am going to be telling you about how George Washington became president, how he became christian, and also a modern day example of him.
Have you ever heard about Paul Revere? He, (in my opinion) was the best patriot ever to live. He was the guy who went around telling people that the British were coming. One of his amazingly famous quotes was “one if by land, two if by sea”, this quote means when he was warning people in Boston about the British, he sent Joseph Warrens to light two lanterns if the British came by sea and one lantern if the British came by land. If you want to learn more about Revere, r Paul Revere was born on December 1734, in Boston 's north end.
That other candidate became the vice president. Thomas Jefferson was re-elected in 1804 for a second term. In 1807 Jefferson passed the Embargo Act in 1807 which stopped all trade with Europe, but later the act caused the War of 1812. In his later life he started to help organize the University of Virginia which opened in 1825. Thomas Jefferson ended up dying in 1826.
George Washington was born on February 22, 1732 in the gentry of colinal Virginia and owned his own slaves as a teenager. was the first president of the United states from 1789 to 1799. He was the commander in the reviloutionary war and was one of the founding fathers of the United States. He was widely admired for his strong leadership qualities. He was elected in the first two national president elections.