Rev. Peter Fossett was a former slave of President Thomas Jefferson. He was born in 1815 at Jefferson's plantation, “Monticello,” in Virginia. Fossett's parents, Joseph and Edith Fossett, worked at Jefferson's plantation as well. JosephRev. Peter Fossett was a former slave of President Thomas Jefferson. He was born in 1815 at Jefferson’s plantation, “Monticello,” in Virginia. Fossett’s parents, Joseph and Edith Fossett, worked at Jefferson’s plantation as well. Joseph Fossett worked as a…

Rev. Peter Fossett was a former slave of President Thomas Jefferson. He was born in 1815 at Jefferson's plantation, “Monticello,” in Virginia. Fossett's parents, Joseph and Edith Fossett, worked at Jefferson's plantation as well. JosephRev. Peter Fossett was a former slave of President Thomas Jefferson. He was born in 1815 at Jefferson’s plantation, “Monticello,” in Virginia. Fossett’s parents, Joseph and Edith Fossett, worked at Jefferson’s plantation as well. Joseph Fossett worked as a…

Martha Jefferson Pictures | ... Martha Jefferson Randolph by Thomas Sully. (Thomas Jefferson

Martha Jefferson Pictures | ... Martha Jefferson Randolph by Thomas Sully. (Thomas Jefferson

Thomas Jefferson    Thomas Jefferson (April 13, 1743 - July 4, 1826) was the third (1801 - 1809) President of the United States.         Order: 	3rd President   Term of Office: 	March 4, 1801 - March 4, 1809   Followed: 	John Adams   Succeeded by: 	James Madison   Date of Birth 	April 13, 1743   Place of Birth: 	Shadwell, Virginia   Date of Death: 	July 4, 1826   Place of Death: 	Monticello, Virginia   Wife: 	Martha Wayles Jefferson   First Lady : 	Martha Jefferson Randolph (daughter) …

Thomas Jefferson Thomas Jefferson (April 13, 1743 - July 4, 1826) was the third (1801 - 1809) President of the United States. Order: 3rd President Term of Office: March 4, 1801 - March 4, 1809 Followed: John Adams Succeeded by: James Madison Date of Birth April 13, 1743 Place of Birth: Shadwell, Virginia Date of Death: July 4, 1826 Place of Death: Monticello, Virginia Wife: Martha Wayles Jefferson First Lady : Martha Jefferson Randolph (daughter) …

Thomas Jefferson 1743-1826  * When the people fear the government, there is tyranny. When the government fears the people, there is liberty.  * I believe that banking institutions are more dangerous to our liberties than standing armies.   * It is neither wealth nor splendour; but tranquility and occupation which give you happiness.   * It does me no injury for my neighbor to say there are twenty gods or no God.

Thomas Jefferson 1743-1826 * When the people fear the government, there is tyranny. When the government fears the people, there is liberty. * I believe that banking institutions are more dangerous to our liberties than standing armies. * It is neither wealth nor splendour; but tranquility and occupation which give you happiness. * It does me no injury for my neighbor to say there are twenty gods or no God.

As the oldest and favorite daughter of Thomas Jefferson, Martha Patsy Jefferson Randolph (1772-1836) was extremely well educated, traveled in the circles of presidents and aristocrats, and was known o

Martha Jefferson Randolph, Daughter of Monticello: Her Life and Times (Paperback)

As the oldest and favorite daughter of Thomas Jefferson, Martha Patsy Jefferson Randolph (1772-1836) was extremely well educated, traveled in the circles of presidents and aristocrats, and was known o

Thomas Jeffersons Watch Key with a lock of his wife's hair and is inscribed "Martha W. Jefferson"

Thomas Jeffersons Watch Key with a lock of his wife's hair and is inscribed "Martha W. Jefferson"

Thomas Jefferson (1743–1826) Third president of the United States: Jefferson was a lifelong violinist who may well have owned some very nice equipment. He had three fiddles -- one which may have been a Niccolo Amati, and he also may have had a Tourte bow. He said that he practiced violin three hours a day as a youngster, and he learned to read music, collecting a library of music by Vivaldi, Corelli, Handel, Campioni and Haydn. He also romanced his future wife, Martha Skelton, by playing for…

Thomas Jefferson (1743–1826) Third president of the United States: Jefferson was a lifelong violinist who may well have owned some very nice equipment. He had three fiddles -- one which may have been a Niccolo Amati, and he also may have had a Tourte bow. He said that he practiced violin three hours a day as a youngster, and he learned to read music, collecting a library of music by Vivaldi, Corelli, Handel, Campioni and Haydn. He also romanced his future wife, Martha Skelton, by playing for…

Eliza Arminda Malloy Thayer, first wife of Thomas Jefferson Thayer and mother of...

Eliza Arminda Malloy Thayer, first wife of Thomas Jefferson Thayer and mother of...

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