Patrick Henry

Carlee George


"Give Me Liberty or Give Me Death." This is a famous quote by the amazing Patrick Henry. Without Henry, who would have motivated the colonist to start the American Revolution, or join the Sons of Liberty?

"If this be treason, make the most of it."

Fun facts

Between his two marriages, Henry had seventeen children. Six children with his first wife, and eleven with his second wife. He was also one of the most outspoken people in the Stamp Act. Patrick Henry was one of the Founding Fathers of America. Surprisingly, the school Henry attend was only a one room school. Growing up, Patrick had ten brothers and sisters.