Thomas Jefferson's Declaration Of Independence

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Thomas Jefferson is mainly known firstly, for being the third president of the United States and secondly, for helping to draft the Declaration of Independence. Born on April 13, 1743 Thomas Jefferson was one of the main authors of the Declaration of Independence, and is also remembered as a firm advocate of republicanism in America. During Thomas Jefferson’s childhood, education was at the foremost of nearly everything he did. Thomas Jefferson was born into a rather prominent family in Virginia where he was given the opportunity attend a school run by William Douglas, a Scottish minister. Here Thomas Jefferson studied Latin, Greek and eventually French all at the age of nine. In 1757, Thomas Jefferson’s father died leaving Thomas heir to
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