By: Yuri Madrigal
Thomas Jefferson and the American Revolution (3 Facts)
Thomas Jefferson (1743- 1826) was the third U.S. President.
- During the American Revolution, Thomas Jefferson served in the Virginia legislature and Continental Congress and was governor of Virginia
- He was elected as delegate in the second continental congress, and he wrote the Declaration of Independence.
- He considered the Virginia statue for religious freedom after being reelected to the Virginia House of Burgesses.