The Lives of George Washington and Thomas Jefferson: With a Parallel (Classic Reprint)
Fb&c Limited, 09.09.2016 - 404 Seiten
Excerpt from The Lives of George Washington and Thomas Jefferson: With a Parallel
By the death of his father, he was left an orphan at the tender age of ten years; but his patrimonial estate being small, his education was necessarily limited to s a mere English course Of study, while his youth, from the same cause, was devoted to pursuits of useful industry; and it appears that his first profession was that of a Surveyor, which is said to have given him a knowledge of vacant lands, that materially contributed to the subsequent in crease of his fortune.
Being a favourite son, left at a tender age to the care of an affectionate mother, he naturally became an object of great solicitude to his surviving parent.
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