Thomas Jefferson Political Idiology. By: Mariah and Josh
During His Presidency.. • The Monticello was built, which is a mansion Jefferson built to live in.
Louisiana Purchase • The Louisiana purchase was a big part of Thomas Jefferson’s presidency.
Lewis and Clark Expedition • The Lewis and Clark expedition took place during his presidency this was to explore land.
Declaration of Independence • Thomas Jefferson helped write the declaration of independence.
Tensions • Thomas Jefferson started tensions that led to war with Britain after he left office.
Facts about him.. • Thomas Jefferson did not like slaves, however he owned 187 of his own. • Can you say ladies man? Thomas loved the woman. • He had 5 children die as infants. • He had an affair with his friends wife. • He married a slave, but never admitted to remarrying. • He died on July 4th, 1826
Facts • Served until 1779 in the house of delegates • Third president • Born in Virginia • Served as governor of Virginia • U.S minister to France • Lived 44 years after his wife • Attended college of William and Mary.