George Washington

Jake Lucas

Important facts

One important fact about George Washington is that he was the Commander-In-Chief for the Colonial Military. Another fact is he was the first President of the United States. When he was just fourteen he wanted the join the "Royal Navy" but his mom wouldn't let him join.

Family Life

George Washington married Martha Washington on January 6, 1759. They didn't have any kids together but Martha brought two kids over from a previous marriage. He is also famous for telling his dad that he cut down his favorite Cherry Tree

Famous For

He is famous for being the Commander-In-Chief of the Colonial Military for nine years! He is also famous for being the first President of the United States. That's why some people call him the "Father of America".

Role in Revolution

George's role in the Revolution was he was the Commander-In-Chief for the Colonial Army for nine years. He also beat his old country (England) so America was a country and also s free country

Life After the Revolution

George was the first president of the United States. He died shortly after complaining of a sore throat. He was in office for only two years