How did George Washington become so successful in the Revolution
He became so successful in the Revolution by forcing British out of Boston.
George Washington's birth and death.
- He was born on February 22,1732 in Westmoreland country Virginia
- He died on December 14,1799 at the age 67,died at his Mount Vernon home
- He awoke with a throat infection, Washington died that night at 11
- On December 18,1799 he was buried in the family vault at Mount Vernon
Washington's childhood and his family
- He's father died when he was 11 years old, next few years he spent in different house holds in Virginia.
- He lived with his mother near Fredericksburg, with relatives in Wastmoreland,and his half brother.
- He had two young children that weren't his ,but his first wife's children
- The two kids were a boy and girl, Martha and John
George Washington's Education
- He's education was limited. he never went to a college
- When he was 16 he was hired by a prominent Virginia to survey their lands in Shenandoah valley
- George Washington was schooled at home by his mother.
- He didn't really had any formal education
Important life events that happened to Washington
- In 1752 the death of Washington's half brother created a vacancy in Virginia militia
- November 1753, Governor of Virginia, Robert Dinwiddie , sent George Washington on a mission
- The mission that the governor sent George Washington, he sent him into Virginia wilderness
- George wanted peace and no war during his presidential days
Accomplishments of George Washington
- Washington helped lay out the city now known as Alexandria, outside the nation's capital
- Commander in chief of the Continental Army during the Revolutionary War
- Washington Establish two-term precedent
Interesting facts about Washington
- The election of George Washington as the First President of Untied States, in February 1789
- Washington was in Mount Vernon, his Virginia Plantation when he received the news of the election
- Washington was the richest president in history, but he did have a debt problem during his time