Deborah Sampson

Laurynn Hietpas

Important Facts

Deborah was given a small pension for her service in the army.

Deborah grew up very poor.

Deborah made her man uniform.

Family Life

Deborah and the next four oldest siblings were sent to live with neighbors or relatives.

Deborah and her five younger siblings were sent to live with various friends and relatives.

Deborah was the oldest of seven children.

Famous For

Deborah was famous for dressing as a man to be in the army

Role in the Revolution

Deborah Sampson's Role in the Revolution pretend to be a man just to fight in the war.