Thomas Jefferson -- Founding Father of the United States of America. Author of the Declaration of Independence, Member of the U. Congress, Governor of Virginia, U. Secretary of State and third president of America.
President of the United States: George Washington * Federalist * Term: 1789 - 1797 * Born: February 1732 in Pope's Creek, VA * Vice President: John Adams * First Lady: Martha Dandridge Custis Washington * Step Children: John and Martha *
Treaty Of Paris End Of Revolutionary War In The Treaty of Paris ended the Revolutionary War between Great Britain and the United States, recognized American independence and established borders for the new nation.
The Battle of Yorktown was the final battle of the American Revolution. British troops were surrounded by American troops and eventually surrendered. This battle was victorious for American Troops and marked the beginning of our country's independence.