American Revolution/ Guns for General Washington (George Washington (his…
American Revolution/ Guns for General Washington
Commander in chief of the Continental Army
Feburary 22, 1732
Had no children
General George Washington
He was 6'2"
President of the Constitutonal covention
He became the First president of the United States
Washington did not have real teeth
His religion was Anglican
his favorite food was cream of penut soup
He had no children
when he was young, he worked as a surveyor
His wife was Martha Washington
He was the son of a planter
He got married in 1759
He fought in the French and Indian War
He was once with the British but he changed to a Patriot
Colonists had no say in the Britiah government
Great Britain (Parliament) imposed taxes and acts upon the colonists. For example, the stamp act and the tea act.They had no say in any of it.
Battle of Concord
It was a battle between the British and Patriots. The British were trying to get the Patriots weapon stash. The citizens had been warned by Paul Revere. The British were forced to retreat because the colonists had gathered a big group of men to fight them.
The colonists were defending their land. The British didn't have to worry about it because they were not in their hometown with THEIR land.
Treaty of Paris
Britian agrees to remove all of teir troopsfrom the colonies
America is recognized as a free and independent nation
It set new boundries for the u.s
America agrees to pay all existing war debts
America will not punish Loyalists in the colonies