Betsy Ross

By Sydney Kappus

Important Facts

Betsy was married three times to John Ross, John Claypool, and Joseph Ashburn.

Goarge Washington wanted six point stars but he changed his mind when Betsy said "why not five points it will look better.

Betsy's real name is Elizabeth Griscom.

Family Life

Betsy Ross had seven kids, all daughters: Harriet, Aucilla, Elizabeth, Clarissa, Jane, Susanna, and Rachel.

Famous For

Betsy Ross is famous for making the american flag.

Role in The Revolution

Betsy's role in the revolution was to sew the flag to represent america at war.

Life After The Revolution

After the war Betsy continued her sewing shop and her bisness was always full of people wanting their own flag.