3 Important Facts
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.
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.