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George Washington By Anthony
The Early Years… • George Washington was born February 11, 1732 Westmoreland Country, Virginia • George spent most of his time at Ferry Farms near Fredericksburg. • George Washington learned how to shoot a musket when he was 11 years old. • George Washington became a soldier at the age of 20.
George Washington is famous because… • George Washington is famous for leading America in the revolutionary war. • He is also famous for being the first president of the united states. • George Washington was also a Commander and chief.
The Later Years… • After the American revolution he devoted all his time to fixing his house. • George died December 14, 1799 at age 67.
George Washington’s Impact on other’s Lives… • George was elected 3 times to be president but he said no and he made the rule only 2 years for presidency. • Since his wife was so wealthy he used his money to expand the planation so the slaves could get paid more.
My Opinion • My opinion on George Washington is he is kind hardworking focused thoughtful and a good man.
Interesting facts • When George Washington was 20 his family was gone. • George Washington’s ancestors where from Sulgrave England. • Gilbert Stuart drew a picture of George Washington witch is later used as the one dollar bill picture • George Washington was born on February 11 but they changed it to February 22.
Work Cited George Washington a picture book biography by James cross Giblin. • www. Wikipedia. com • www. Worldbook online. com • www. Pebble go. com • www. Ap images. com