Thomas Jefferson

The dark side of Thomas Jefferson

BY:Luke Eichenlaub

You think you know about Thomas Jefferson do know about the dark side of him

Thomas Jefferson was one of a few wealthiest slave owners. He owned more than 200 slaves. He needed slaves to take care of Monacello to help run it. So that's the dark side of Tomas Jefferson.

He is one of a few slave owner

He needed slaves to take care of Monicello to help run it. He had more than 200 slaves. THe main crop at Monicello countinued to be wheat and other grains. That's how Thomas Jefferson was one of a few wealthiest slave owner.

Thomas Jefferson was the father of Democracy

HIs ideas of Democracy greatly influenced the constitution convention. He was one of the founding fathers of America. He became a delegate to the continental congress in 1775. This is why Thomas Jefferson became the father of Democracy.

Achievements of Thomas Jefferson

He was author of the Declaration of Independence. He passed the statute of Religious freedom in Virginia. He founded the university of Virginia. So that's some achievements of Thomas Jefferson.

Thomas Jefferson's story

This is the story of Thomas Jefferson. He was one of a few wealthiest slave owner. He had many major achievements. Last he was the father of Democracy. Now you know about Thomas Jefferson. Thank you for reading.