Betsy Ross

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3 Important Facts

1. Betsy Ross's great-grandfather, Andrew Griscom was a Quaker and already emigrated from England to New Jersey.

2. Representatives such as, George Washington, Robert Morris, and George Ross, asked Betsy Ross to sew the first flag.

3. Betsy Ross already knew George Ross as she had married his nephew.

Famous For:

Betsy Ross was famous because she made the first American flag.

Family Live

She had a husband John Ross. Betsy was the eighth child out of 17 children. Betsy and her sister attended Quaker schools and learned how to sew and other crafts when she and her sisters were in school. Betsy was born on January 1st 1752.

Live After The Revoiution

Betsy Ross's life was fine after the Revolution war. And Betsy died when she was 84 years old, and had three different husbands. Betsy died on January 30th, 1836