General George Washington/Revolutionary war (Family tree (Mildred…
General George Washington/Revolutionary war
He was commander in chief of the Continental Army during the Revolutionary War (www.history.com/topics/us-presidents/george-washington)
He was the first U.S. president of America
George Washington and Martha Washington
John Augustine Washington
father Augustine Washington mother Mary Ball
Jane Butler / Augustine Washington
treaty of Paris
It set new territory boundaries for the U.S.
America agrees to all existing war debts
America is finally recognized as an independent nation
america will not punish Loyalist in the colonies
Britain agrees to remove all of its troops from the colonies
important events of the revolutionary
shot heard round the world
Paul Revere's horse ride
Born: February 22, 1732 in Westmoreland County, Virginia, VA.
Died: December 14, 1799, Mount Vernon, VA.
advantages of the patriots
they were defending for their own beliefs
They were defending for their own principles
They were defending their land
They were able to secure help from France and other countries which meant money, supplies, and military aid
they had strong leadership from John Adams, Thomas Jefferson, Patrick Henry, Benjamin Franklin, and George Washington.
causes of the Revolution
battle of Lexington
first Continental Congress
battle of concord
Boston tea party
Second Continetal Congress