Wife of George Washington.
Massachusetts woman and wife of John Adams who supported the Patriot cause.
Marquis de Lafayette
French soldier who fought alongside the Americans in the Revolutionary War.
Friedrich Wilhelm von Steubon
German soldier who helped train American troops during the Revolutionary War.
He was a teacher and an American Revolutionary hero who was hanged by the British for spying for the Patriots.
Continental Army officer who led Americans to a major victory against the British at Cowpens.
Mercy Otis Warren
Massachusetts colonist who wrote poems and plays supporting the Patriot cause.
African American who served as a spy for the Patriots during the Revolutionary War.
Continental Army officer who later became a traitor and worked for the British during the Revolutionary War.
John Paul Jones
American naval officer during the Revolutionary War.
Mary Ludwig Hays McCauley
Woman who earned the nickname "Molly Pitcher" because she carried water to American soldiers during the Battle of Monmouth. When her husband was wounded, she took his place in battle, loading the cannons.
British general who surrendered at the Battle of Yorktown.