Paul Revere-Midnight Ride

By Kaedon S.

Paul Revere-Midnight Ride

Person Facts:


Revere was born in Boston,Massachusetts. Like his dad, he was a silversmith, making tableware and other items out of silver and gold. During the French and Indian War, he served as a soldier, fighting with the British against the French and the Indians. Soon after, Revere married Sarah Orne.


Facts:


Paul Rever joined the secret anti-British organization called the Sons of Liberty. On December 16, 1773, Revere and others participated in the Boston Tea Party. The Tea Party was a protest against high British taxes imposed by the Stamp Act of 1765 the colonists dumped tea, a very valuable item at the time, into Boston Harbor




BY Kaedon Stockley