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Jefferson, Thomas

P. S. Onuf

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 | ISBN: 9780195071986
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:
Jefferson, Thomas

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Jefferson, Thomas (1743–1826), revolutionary politician and president of the United States of America, was born on 13 April 1743 at Shadwell, Albemarle county, Virginia, the first son and third child of the ten children of Peter Jefferson (1708–1757), planter, surveyor, and office-holder, and ...

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