Betsy Ross

By:Dania Ross, Anlly Hernandez-Santiago

Bio and Early Life

Betsy Ross

Born: January 1,1752

Born in: Philadelphia,Pennsylvania

Died: January 30,1836

Betsy Ross was a Quaker went to a public Quaker school for 8 hours a day she was taught reading , writing, and received instructions in trade probably sewing.

She was the eighth of 17 children one of them died at birth born to Samuel and Rebecca Griscom . Both parents were Quakers. Betsy ross attended an Angelican church for several years but then joined the society of free the Quakers, also known as the fighting Quakers.

Betsy Ross House