Thomas Jefferson's Talents

Jefferson's Talents

Farmer- Thomas Jefferson was from a modest family, and had made his some of his fortune as a farmer

Architect- Thomas Jefferson designed and started to build his house at the age of 26.

Inventor- Thomas Jefferson invented the iron and mould board plow that dug deeper than 3 inches. This plow helped farmers reduce erosion as they farmed on the Virginia hillside.

Gardener- Thomas Jefferson made notes on everything. He wrote about the rainfall and daily weather. He wrote about his trees, slaves and crops. He even kept a gardening diary. These records tell us valuable information about life at Monticello.

Surveyor-Thomas Jefferson had made some of his fortune as a surveyor.

Writer- Jefferson was the author of the Declaration of Independence and the Statute of Virginia for Religious Freedom.

Linguist- Thomas Jefferson first became familar with Anglo-Saxon

Politician- Jefferson promoted invisual liberty and he was also a slave owner.

Anthropologist- He was the father of the bill of rights Father of the American Agriculture

Attorney- Thomas Jefferson studied law in the colonial Virginia

Mathmatican- Thomas Jefferson had four main accomplishments i mathmatecis.

Sculptor- Jefferson had a sculptor of Jean Antonie Houson