Thomas Paine

Liliana Calderon

Introduction

One of Thomas Paine's quotes: "If there must be trouble, let it be in my day that my child may have peace." "Thomas Paine was not the only child he had a sister and her name is
Elizabeth Paine." Thomas Paine did not have any kids. " Thomas Paine was influence by Benjamin Franklin, John Locke, Jean- Jacques Rousseau, Volitair,Montesquieu, Benjamin Rush.

Thomas Paine's early years was difficult.

"Thomas was born January 29, 1737 in Thetford, United Kingdom." "Thomas had a father named Joseph and he worked as a tailor." He also had a mother and her name was Frances and she came from a wealthy family. "At age 13 Tom worked with his father as a stay maker which is the thick rope used on sailing ships." "Thomas later worked as an officer of the exercise , hunting, smugglers, and collecting liquor and tobacco taxes." "Thomas Paine was a writer who emigrated to America in 1774 at age 37."Thomas married Mary Lambert (1759-1760) and later he married Elizabeth Ollive (1771-1774)."

Thomas Paine wrote many books that influenced the Revolutionary War

"Thomas inspired the American Troops to continue their battle for Independence from England." Thomas wrote Common Sense to make an argument.""The argument was that the colonist should break away from England and and declare Independence." "Tom wrote the most important works of the Revolutionary Era, Common Sense, and the American Crisis." Thomas wrote a lot about the Revolutionary War. "Common Sense caused a revolution in the way many people thought, Thomas Paine pamphlet was so many people were thinking but were not able to put it in words."

Thomas Paine’s Book Common Sense

"Thomas wrote a book called common sense and it was published in 1776." "The book was about challenging the authority of the British government and the royal monarchy."

"The plain language that Paine used spoke to the common people of America and was the first work to openly ask for independence from Great Britain." It made an argument that the colonist should break away from England and declare Independence.

Facts About Thomas Paine

Thomas Paine Wrote Common Sense just to make a statement. "Thomas Paine was a great man until he got arrested for treason in France December 28, 1793 (treason is betraying ones country especially attempting to kill the sovereign overthrow the government." Thomas Paine was an English-American political activist, philosopher, political theorist and revolutionary.

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