Thomas Jefferson

Project By: Carissa G.

Thomas Jefferson

Thomas Jefferson was born on April 13th,1743, in Shadwell, VA. He died on July 4th, 1826.

Thomas Jefferson was the main writer of the Declaration of Independence. John Adams,Ben Franklin,Robert Livingston, and Roger Sherman helped write the Declaration of Independence. He got married to Martha Wales Skelton in 1772. He has 7 children,and 15 grandchildren. His nickname was "Long Tom". He was also the third US president.

Declaration of Independence

This is a real life picture of the Declaration of Independence.

The Declaration of Independence is a declaration document that declares freedom.

The Declaration of Independence was started on June 11th, 1776.

And was signed on July 4th, 1776. It was started and signed in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.