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Thomas Jefferson

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Thomas Jefferson was the 3rd President of the United States from 1817 to 1825, and is well known for being one of the Founding Fathers.
The Sons of Liberty was a secret organization that was guilty ofacts of treason against the British Crown. For that reason, therewere no records of the membership, but it is widely believed thatThomas Jefferson, along with Patrick Henry, Samuel Adams, and PaulRevere were members of the Sons of...
Because American's had little idea of what the lands west of the Mississippi river were like. The only small bits of information came from French trappers and traders and some Spanish and British explorers. Jefferson also funded the exposition to establish trade with the Native Americans and to find...
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The name of his bird was Dick and is the only one mentioned by him in his diary in 1806. [I too, remember Dick being written about. Dick was famous for saying, "wanna towel, wanna bath, and more 'oap?" Dick was a Mockingbird; a constant companion, even when ambassador to France, Dick traveled with T...
He was in Philidelphia, Pennsylvania
He had always been involved in politics. He has served as aDelegate of Virginia, Secretary of State, Vice President, Governorof Virginia, and much more. He declared several times that he wouldnever be involved in politics again, but low and behold, he wasdrawn right back to Washington.
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Not necessary. He should draft a will and make his wishes knownthat he wants the house be given to you. Probate Court could ruledifferently. Like split the house between you and his parents orsiblings. Get him to an estate planning lawyer and draft a will.
I could find no information that tied Thomas Jefferson's father,Peter Jefferson to the Anglican Church nor any other denomination.
No he was the one that sent them to explore because he had justacquired the Louisiana purchase and wanted information on the land.
The war on the Barbary Pirates (1805), Louisiana Purchase (1805),and the Midnight Judges ordeal.
Thomas Jefferson's home was at Monticello in Charlottesville, Virginia.
The main objective of the Corps of Discovery was to explore the Missouri River and look for an easy water route across the continent. However, President Thomas Jefferson also wanted the Corps of Discovery to explore the Louisiana Purchase to study the area's plants, animal life, and geography and...
Napoleon. He needed the money to fund his war shenanigans so hesold all his uncolonized land in North America to Thomas Jefferson.
Yes. He was very fond of the French culture and political system.
Thomas Jefferson is known as the "Father of the Declaration." Hewas very well educated, having private tutors as a child and goingto the college of William and Mary as a young adult. Heparticularly looked to the ideas and beliefs of John Locke, whobelieved that a proper government should protect the...
John Locke was the Father of the Enlightenment. He had a majorinfluence on Jefferson's works and overall mindset. The Declarationof Independence has aspects that are obviously inspired by Locke."Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Happiness" is not as original asone may believe. Locke's original...
Monticello is on the back of the nickel because it's one of the symbols most associated with Jefferson. He designed the house himself and it contained a number of innovations that were ahead of their time.
No. he lived for 17 more years after he left the presidency.
unanlienable rights are those right that cannot be repeated orrestrained by human law
Both forms (Thomas' and Thomas's) are correct singular possessivenouns. There are two accepted forms for possessive singular nouns endingin s: Add an apostrophe (') after the existing s at the end of the word:Thomas' Add an apostrophe s ('s) after the existing s at the end of theword: Thomas's ...
These are still very common. You should be able to buy one for 25 cents or less from a stamp dealer.
He completed the Louisiana purchase (1803) which included what is today the central part of the US.
I don't know of them making a product... They did make a journey all the way to the Pacific Ocean to explore the new land (Lousisana Territory) purchased by America from France in the Lousiana Purchase.
Yes, he believed that people had the power of reason and that they should be involved. It was Hobbes who believed that people would do no good being involved in government.
True. Some would say that it created the American Revolution. Certainly I would. He is without a doub the most unsung and underappreciated founder of the United States there is.
He got along well. Like normal people do
Washington and Jefferson both wrote on this thought and they meant that without a population of educated citizens that the democracy couldn't survive as a democracy. People need to understand how the government works, to know the difference between lies and truth in government, and critically think...
Liberal constructionist a broad construction of the powers given to congress. as to strict constructionist they wanted states to keep as much power as possible.
1743-born on April 13 1757-father dies 1772-marries Martha Wayles Skelton 1774-daughter Jane is born 1775-daughter Jane dies 1776-signs the Declaration of Independence 1778-daughter Mary is born 1780-daughter Lucy is born 1781-daughter Lucy dies 1782-daughter Lucy is born 1782-wife Martha dies 1785...
Sage means:.Having or exhibiting wisdom and calm judgment. .Proceeding from or marked by wisdom and calm judgment: .Monticello was his home.
Thomas Edison decided to invent the electric because it was useful to people.It was useful for pwople to get warm because people can get warm. In the past, people couldn't afford it, only the wealthy people.
Absolutely not! How many times does one need to be kicked in the chin?(figuratively speaking) I mean it is admirable that he/she is sorry, but that does not excuse what he has done. If he/she is ready to move on, then let them go. This person needs counseling, ie; professional help, and can not...
Yes,There is but I have a report due and i dont even know it
(The actual group to which Jefferson belonged was theanti-Federalists. The party he helped found was the"Democratic-Republicans", one faction of which became theDemocratic Party, and the other the Whigs. ) Thomas Jefferson was neither Republican nor Democrat because thepolitical platforms of these...
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Yes, Thomas Jefferson was known to be an excellent horseman.Jefferson was also reportedly skilled in outdoor sports and anexcellent singer and dancer.
It had a major effect because it was nessesary to do. This got hismessege more clear than before.
i dont think so because he made the light bulb with alot of money
one event that happened is that thomas jefferson ate ice-cream.
On The Constitution -- Hamilton thought that the Constitution could be taken loosely andimplied powers could be used. Jefferson thought the Constitutionwas to be taken literally, and if the Constitution didn't expresslystate the power, the government didn't have it. On The Government's Power -- ...
he lived in new york and died there in 1848
To buy the Louisiana Territory from France
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Yes, he and John Adams both died on July 4, 1826, fifty years after the Declaration of Independence was issued.
the constitution stated that the runner-up should become vice-president
Thomas Jefferson had six children with his wife Martha. They werePatsy, Jane, Polly, two girls named Lucy, and one unnamed son.Patsy and Polly, whose official names were Martha and Mary,respectively, were the only ones who survived to adulthood.
The first president of the United States, George Washington, was sworn in by Robert Livingston (New York Chancellor).
Thomas Young was born on June 13, 1773 and died on May 10, 1829. Thomas Young would have been 55 years old at the time of death or 242 years old today.
H e hunted lions and almost died . He also crossed one of the largest rivers in the world and almost died. He died in 07/4/1826. Touching. Really, The struggles Thomas Jefferson faced were many. First of all, he had to make sure that the reasons for independence were practical and not like "We...
It is not known if Jefferson had pets, and none are listed as occupying the White House during his time as President.
Thomas Addison died of the desease that he discovered and called it Addison desease. .He died on the 29th of June 1860. Then he was buried in the Lanercost Abbey in Cumberland. I hope that information helped you..Bye .Dania Kazkaz.
Jefferson become vice- president in 1796 candidate: Jefferson Adams electoral votes: 68 71 eleted posion: vice president
Thomas Jefferson did not have children when he got married to hiswife Martha. They had six children, only two of whom survived intoadulthood.
Lincoln said this to his wife Mary Todd Lincoln, in response to her question "What will Miss Harris think about me holding onto you so?
He served as minister to France in 1785. A+ answer
Yes, he used some from across the south with the consent of them and their master. He believed that no black man had to fight if he didnt want to. The idea of arming hundreds of thousands of slaves wasn't enacted until late in the war, he said that their would be no place for slavery after he got...
The famous explorers, Lewis and Clark, did not in fact buy theLouisiana Territory. Rather, it was the American government, led byPresident Thomas Jefferson, that purchased Louisiana from theEuropean nation of France in 1803.
Actually there was only two MAIN people who were sent to explore the Louisiana territory. Their names were Meriwether Lewis and William Clark. As they traveled through the territory they also met Sacajawea, who helped them on their journey. (P.S. Sacajawea carried her baby on her back which...
The president after Thomas Jefferson and before James Monroe is James Madison.
Dr. James Cornelius is without a doubt the leading expert on everything and anything Lincoln.
These are in common circulation and carry no premium value at thistime. (1801-1809 are the years that he was President. )
because if he died he can have another president to take his part
Physically, they used a quill pen. If you mean what was theirinspiration, then it was philosophers John Locke, Jean-JacquesRousseau and Montesquieu.
Hamilton and Jefferson agreed to move the national capital from Philadelphia to a state that would become Washington , D.C.
Jefferson needed the New Orleans port for the people of the frontier to transfer their products down the Mississippi River. Originally he offered to buy just New Orleans, but Napoleon offered all of the Louisiana Territory (in part to frustrate the designs of the British, who had taken Canada from...
The LP took place in 1803 or thereabouts, if I remember. France also tossed in a gift card to Staples and 1-year sub to National Geographic.
Thomas Jefferson is probably more famous for the Declaration of Independence. This document is often confused with our constitution. When it comes to the writing of the constitution numerous delegates sent to Pennsylvania to revise the articles of confederation had their hands in that incident. The...
Jefferson was a life-centered philosopher. Even as the thirdpresident of the United States, Jefferson pushed for more interiorexpansion and set the stage for America to become a world power. Hewas voracious in his search for information about life and naturallife. In the Declaration of Independence...
He had a plantation, wrote books, inherited money.
Harriet deciding if she should take her freedom or stay at Monticello.