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People in History American Revolution
Paul Revere
Samuel Adams
William Dawes
George Washington
was a folk hero of the American Revolution that rode to New H…
Started the Committee of Correspondence
American patriot who rode with Paul Revere to warn that the B…
1st President of the United States; commander-in-chief of the…
Paul Revere
was a folk hero of the American Revolution that rode to New H…
Samuel Adams
Started the Committee of Correspondence
13 terms
American History - Chapter 18 People
Abraham Lincoln
Abraham Lincoln
Ulysses S. Grant
Ulysses S. Grant
He was the first President to be assassinated.
He was the American President who came up with the 10% plan f…
He was the 18th President of the United States.
He was the President who realized that the only way he won th…
Abraham Lincoln
He was the first President to be assassinated.
Abraham Lincoln
He was the American President who came up with the 10% plan f…
68 terms
American History Exam-People
Henry VII
Martin Luther
Johann Gutenberg
John Calvin
King of England Who transformed his country into a Protestant…
A German monk who became one of the most famous critics of th…
Invented the printing press
Started as a Protestant, initiated the movement of Calvinism…
Henry VII
King of England Who transformed his country into a Protestant…
Martin Luther
A German monk who became one of the most famous critics of th…
53 terms
American History Exam People
Irvin Mcdowell
Ulysses Grant
David Farragut
Robert E. Lee
Union General in the first Battle of Bull Run
Became the leader of the Union army towards the end... Elected P…
Led the Union navy to victory in the Battle of New Orleans
Leader of the Confederate army. Had several impressive victor…
Irvin Mcdowell
Union General in the first Battle of Bull Run
Ulysses Grant
Became the leader of the Union army towards the end... Elected P…
13 terms
American History Chapter 16 People
Abraham Lincoln
John Pope
Robert E. Lee
David G. Farragut
He was the President of the United States during the Civil War.
He was the Union general who was defeated at Second Bull Run.
He was the Confederate general who had been offered the comma…
He was the Union naval commander and future admiral who captu…
Abraham Lincoln
He was the President of the United States during the Civil War.
John Pope
He was the Union general who was defeated at Second Bull Run.
27 terms
American History Final people
Queen Lilivokalani
William Randolph Hearst
Theodore Roosevelt
Emilio Aguinaldo
Hawaiian queen who was forced out of power by a revolution st…
United States newspaper publisher whose introduction of large…
A leader of the Rough Riders in Cuba. Took Office when McKinl…
Filipino rebel leader that tried to lead them to independence.
Queen Lilivokalani
Hawaiian queen who was forced out of power by a revolution st…
William Randolph Hearst
United States newspaper publisher whose introduction of large…
21 terms
American History - Chapter 17 People
Clara Barton
Belle Boyd
George B. McClellan
Andrew Johnson
The name of the Union nurse who later organized the American…
The name of the woman who was a spy for the Confederacy.
He was a Union general who later ran against Abraham Lincoln…
He became President on the assassination of Lincoln.
Clara Barton
The name of the Union nurse who later organized the American…
Belle Boyd
The name of the woman who was a spy for the Confederacy.
100 terms
100 People To Know From American History
Puritans
Roger Williams
Quakers
John Locke
A religious group who wanted to purify the Church of England.…
A dissenter who clashed with the Massachusetts Puritans over…
English dissenters who broke from Church of England, preached…
17th century English philosopher who opposed the divine right…
Puritans
A religious group who wanted to purify the Church of England.…
Roger Williams
A dissenter who clashed with the Massachusetts Puritans over…
Famous people in American history
Fredrick Douglass
Dorthea Dix
William Loyd Garrison
Horace Mann
Made a speech on anti-slavery
She reformed prison with education and medicine
Made a newspaper on anti-slavery
Reformed education in schools
Fredrick Douglass
Made a speech on anti-slavery
Dorthea Dix
She reformed prison with education and medicine
7 terms
American History Test 1 People
John Smith
The Calverts
William Bradford
John Winthrop
English explorer who helped found the colony at Jamestown, Vi…
Founded the Maryland colony.... indentured servants. ... Establishe…
A Pilgrim, the second governor of the Plymouth colony, 1621-1…
As governor of Massachusetts Bay Colony, Winthrop (1588-1649)…
John Smith
English explorer who helped found the colony at Jamestown, Vi…
The Calverts
Founded the Maryland colony.... indentured servants. ... Establishe…
People of the 20s -American history
Charles A. Lindbergh
George Gershwin
Georgia O'keeffe
Sinclair Lewis
Man who made the first nonstop solo flight across the atlanti…
Jewish composer who gained fame when he merged popular concer…
Painter who produced intensely colored canvases that captured…
The first American to win the nobel prize in literature
Charles A. Lindbergh
Man who made the first nonstop solo flight across the atlanti…
George Gershwin
Jewish composer who gained fame when he merged popular concer…
24 terms
American History - Chapter 13 People
Junipero Serra
James Fanin
Jedidiah Smith
James Marshall
He was the missionary priest who started settlements in Calif…
He was the Texas colonel who got his men executed when he sur…
He was the mountain man who discovered the South Pass which o…
He was the carpenter who discovered gold in California.
Junipero Serra
He was the missionary priest who started settlements in Calif…
James Fanin
He was the Texas colonel who got his men executed when he sur…
19 terms
American History Chapter 10 People
Robert Livingston
Andrew Jackson
Alexander Hamilton
John Marshall
He was the American ambassador to France at the time of the L…
He was the American general who won the Battle of New Orleans.
He was the leader of the Federalist Party who tried to fix th…
He was the Chief Justice of the United States at this time in…
Robert Livingston
He was the American ambassador to France at the time of the L…
Andrew Jackson
He was the American general who won the Battle of New Orleans.
10 terms
American History Spring Final- People
Herbert Hoover
Franklin Delano Roosevelt
Joseph Stalin
Dwight D. Eisenhower
(1929-1933) The New York Stock Market Crashes October 29, 192…
Democratic candidate who won the 1932 election by a landslide…
Bolshevik revolutionary, head of the Soviet Communists after…
leader of the Allied forces in Europe during WW2--leader of t…
Herbert Hoover
(1929-1933) The New York Stock Market Crashes October 29, 192…
Franklin Delano Roosevelt
Democratic candidate who won the 1932 election by a landslide…
12 terms
American History II Reconstruction People Review
Lincoln
John Wilkes Booth
Rutherford B. Hayes
Dred Scott
President who advocated for "malice toward none charity for a…
Assassinated Lincoln
President who ended Reconstruction
Black man who was told by the Supreme Court that he was not a…
Lincoln
President who advocated for "malice toward none charity for a…
John Wilkes Booth
Assassinated Lincoln
american history key people
syngman rhee
mao zedong
Thomas E Dewey
Alger hiss
South Koreans first president
Chinese communist leader started peoples Republic of China
tried to and organize crime ( canidads for president lost to…
Government official conveyed of being a Soviet spy
syngman rhee
South Koreans first president
mao zedong
Chinese communist leader started peoples Republic of China
American History People
Many Cultures Meet (1400s)
paleoindians
Ferdinand and Isabella
Christopher Columbus
...
nomadic people who came to America 15,000 years by land bridg…
king and queen of Spain who drove the Muslims out of Spain in…
Italian explorer who was inspired by Marco Polo and was sent…
Many Cultures Meet (1400s)
...
paleoindians
nomadic people who came to America 15,000 years by land bridg…
13 terms
African American History (People)
Charlotte Forten
Henry Highland Garnet
Harriet Tubman
Henry "Box" Brown
Born 1837 in Philadelphia. Free African-American anti-slavery…
Born 1815 in Maryland. African-American abolitionist, ministe…
Born 1822 in Maryland. Abolitionist and spy. Underground Rail…
Born 1819 in Virginia. Mailed himself in a wooden crate to Pe…
Charlotte Forten
Born 1837 in Philadelphia. Free African-American anti-slavery…
Henry Highland Garnet
Born 1815 in Maryland. African-American abolitionist, ministe…
6 terms
AMERICAN HISTORY PEOPLE
Samuel Adams
George Washington
John Adams
Benjamin Franklin
Sons of Liberty - Boston Tea Party,... Member of Continental Con…
He was the first President of the United States. George was t…
was an American lawyer, author, statesman, and diplomat. He s…
was a printer, writer, scientist, inventor, statesman, civic…
Samuel Adams
Sons of Liberty - Boston Tea Party,... Member of Continental Con…
George Washington
He was the first President of the United States. George was t…
12 terms
American History - Important people
Richard Grenville
Sir Walter Raleigh
John Smith
John Winthrop
Came to the U.S with 5 ships, soon after arrival falsely accu…
Crushing on Queen Elizabeth, married one of her maids in secr…
Original Governor of Jamestown
1624 - puritan, governor of Massachusetts bay colony, he want…
Richard Grenville
Came to the U.S with 5 ships, soon after arrival falsely accu…
Sir Walter Raleigh
Crushing on Queen Elizabeth, married one of her maids in secr…
25 terms
American History People & Inventions
Edwin L. Drake
Henry Bessemer
Michael Faraday
Samuel FB Morse
oil derrick - contraption that could extract oil from the gro…
steel
"Electric Dynamo" - 1st electric generator
telegraph - Morse code
Edwin L. Drake
oil derrick - contraption that could extract oil from the gro…
Henry Bessemer
steel
14 terms
american history people
John Smith
Roger Williams
King Phillip
Francis Drake
important leader at Jamestown, he said no work no eat
he founded Rhode Island, witch became the most free of the co…
King of Spain who sent to the Armanda to Engaland, failed
English pirate who helped defeat the Spanish Armada and knigh…
John Smith
important leader at Jamestown, he said no work no eat
Roger Williams
he founded Rhode Island, witch became the most free of the co…
American History people
Andrew Jackson
James Monroe
Abe Lincoln
Thomas Jefferson
closed national bank
era of "good feelings"
president during civil war
doubled size of u.s.
Andrew Jackson
closed national bank
James Monroe
era of "good feelings"
11 terms
American history people
Irvin Mcdowell
Ulysses S. Grant
David Farragut
Robert E. Lee
Wanted time to turn his soldiers into a effective fighting fo…
Won many battles for the union surrounding the Mississippi Ri…
Entered the Mississippi River from the Gulf of Mexico. On Apr…
...
Irvin Mcdowell
Wanted time to turn his soldiers into a effective fighting fo…
Ulysses S. Grant
Won many battles for the union surrounding the Mississippi Ri…
53 terms
People of American history
John Locke
Thomas Jefferson
George Washington
James Madison
National rights ... Independence... Enlightment
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...
...
John Locke
National rights ... Independence... Enlightment
Thomas Jefferson
...
13 terms
People in American History
George Washington
Benjamin Franklin
Thomas Jefferson
James Monroe
Was the commander-in-cheif of the American forces in the war…
Invented the bifocals, harmonica, and many more. He discovere…
Wrote the Declaration of Independence. Was the third presiden…
He made the Monroe Doctrine which stated that no European cou…
George Washington
Was the commander-in-cheif of the American forces in the war…
Benjamin Franklin
Invented the bifocals, harmonica, and many more. He discovere…
History Famous American People
F.C. Lowell
Fulton
Cooper
Morse
textile mill
Steamboat
built Tom Thumb locomotive
invented the morse code
F.C. Lowell
textile mill
Fulton
Steamboat
people in american history
john winthrop
anne hutchinson
john smith
john rolfe
puritans " city on a hill"
heretic
made a deal withe the powhatan tribe. helped jamestown
made tobacco this made jamestown wealthy
john winthrop
puritans " city on a hill"
anne hutchinson
heretic
American history people
William McKinley
Spear of influence
John hay
Protectorate
Favored annexation of Hawaii
Geographic area where an outside nation exert economic or pol…
Secretary of State who proposed open door policy
Country under control and protection of another country
William McKinley
Favored annexation of Hawaii
Spear of influence
Geographic area where an outside nation exert economic or pol…
30 terms
American history People
George washington
King George III
Sam adams
John calhoun
1st President of the United States; commander-in-chief of the…
(4.1) King of England during the American Revolution, highly…
Member of the first and second Continental Congress, signed t…
(1830s-40s) Leader of the Fugitive Slave Law, which forced th…
George washington
1st President of the United States; commander-in-chief of the…
King George III
(4.1) King of England during the American Revolution, highly…
19 terms
American History People
William Jennings Bryan
Thomas Edison
Samuel Gompers
Henry Bessemer
candidate for populist party in 1896
holder of over a thousand patents
leader of the American Federation of Labor
Bessemer process for steel making
William Jennings Bryan
candidate for populist party in 1896
Thomas Edison
holder of over a thousand patents
18 terms
Key People in American History
Neil Armstrong (1930-)
Andrew Carnegie(1835-1919)
Cesar Chavez(1927-1993)
Clarence Darrow (1857-1938)
American astronaut first person to land ion the moon, 1969
Carnegie Steel , robber baron, philanthropist
Formed United Farm Workers Organization Committee, 1962
defended John Scopes for teaching evolution
Neil Armstrong (1930-)
American astronaut first person to land ion the moon, 1969
Andrew Carnegie(1835-1919)
Carnegie Steel , robber baron, philanthropist
American History Substantial People
Eugene Debs
Andrew Carnegie
Rutherford B. Hayes
J.D. Rockefeller
Socialist who ran for president five times and once received…
This charitable giver made his fortune in steel.
President of the U.S. from 1876 to 1880. His goal was to refo…
The man who first made a fortune in kerosene, thus providing…
Eugene Debs
Socialist who ran for president five times and once received…
Andrew Carnegie
This charitable giver made his fortune in steel.
American History People
Sir Francis Drake
Sir Walter Raleigh
Captain John Smith
Pocahontas
English adventurer who attacked Spanish ships and ports
English explorer given land in North America by Queen Elizabeth
An experienced explorer credited with the Jamestown colony su…
Daughter of chief Powhatan
Sir Francis Drake
English adventurer who attacked Spanish ships and ports
Sir Walter Raleigh
English explorer given land in North America by Queen Elizabeth
People - Latin American History
Leif Ericson
Prince Henry the Navigator
Bartholomeu Dias
Vasco de Gama
- Led norse expeditions west for a new home and found canada…
- Started school of geography and navigation... - Sent his stude…
First to sail southern tip of Africa
First to sail around Africa and reach India
Leif Ericson
- Led norse expeditions west for a new home and found canada…
Prince Henry the Navigator
- Started school of geography and navigation... - Sent his stude…
Key People in American History
Abigail Adams (1744-1818)
Samuel Adams (1822-1803)
Jane Addams (1860-1935)
Susan B. Anthony (1820-1906)
Wife of President John Adams; "Remember the Ladies"
Revolutionary leader - Sons of Liberty; antifederalist
Cofounder of Hull House; 1931 Nobel Peace Prize
Women's rights leader - National Woman Suffrage Association
Abigail Adams (1744-1818)
Wife of President John Adams; "Remember the Ladies"
Samuel Adams (1822-1803)
Revolutionary leader - Sons of Liberty; antifederalist
15 terms
American History - People
Christopher Columbus
Ferdinand Magellan
Vasco de Gama
Pocahontas
Italian explorer who discovered San Salvador, the Bahamas, an…
Circumnavigated the entire world- named the pacific ocean
Huge semi-circular sweep through the Atlantic Ocean going to…
Daughter of Chief Powhatan, married to John Rolfe, helped Ame…
Christopher Columbus
Italian explorer who discovered San Salvador, the Bahamas, an…
Ferdinand Magellan
Circumnavigated the entire world- named the pacific ocean
40 terms
American History People
Christopher Columbus
Conquistadores
Nathaniel Bacon
Stono Rebellion
Looking for Asia and new trade routes in 1492
Spanish Empire or Portuguese Empire soldiers or explorers.
Famous instigator of Bacons Rebellion. Helped yeoman revolt a…
First slave revolt in SC. Stopped by local militia. Result is…
Christopher Columbus
Looking for Asia and new trade routes in 1492
Conquistadores
Spanish Empire or Portuguese Empire soldiers or explorers.
47 terms
American history people
John Marshall
Aaron Burr
William Clark
Merriweather Lewis
Supreme Court Justice
Governor of New York; killed Hamilton in a deul
Cartographer; explored Louisiana Territory
Led expedition of the Louisiana Purchase
John Marshall
Supreme Court Justice
Aaron Burr
Governor of New York; killed Hamilton in a deul
American History (people)
Leif eriksson
Henry the navigator
Christopher Columbus
Ferdinand Magellan
The son of Erik the red
was responsible for advances that would make exploration more…
a sailor from Geno , Italy
a Portuguese navigator , set out with a Spanish fleet to sail…
Leif eriksson
The son of Erik the red
Henry the navigator
was responsible for advances that would make exploration more…
American history (people)
Preston Brooks
John bell
Stephen Douglas
John C. Fremont
Southern representative who beat northern senator in the Sena…
Constitutional union candidate in the crucial election of 1860
Illinois senator who is one of the major proponents of popula…
War hero and the first Republican candidate for president
Preston Brooks
Southern representative who beat northern senator in the Sena…
John bell
Constitutional union candidate in the crucial election of 1860
American History (American revolution people)
John Trumbell
Dr. Joseph Warren
Benedict Arnold
Henry Knox
eyewitness artist of the revolutionary period who painted The…
patriot leader who was killed at the Battle of Bunker Hill an…
patriot military leader who was a hero at the Battle of Sarat…
Boston bookseller who brought artillery 300 miles from Lake C…
John Trumbell
eyewitness artist of the revolutionary period who painted The…
Dr. Joseph Warren
patriot leader who was killed at the Battle of Bunker Hill an…
american history- people
Valeriano Weyler
William Hearst
Joseph Pulitzer
President Grover Cleveland
- became military leader... - had one job- end the rebellion
- Yellow Journalism... - Publisher of the NY Journal
- Yellow Journalism... - Publisher of the NY World
- knew what was going on in Cuba wasn't true... - congress wante…
Valeriano Weyler
- became military leader... - had one job- end the rebellion
William Hearst
- Yellow Journalism... - Publisher of the NY Journal
American History People
W.E.B. Du Bois
Booker T. Washington
Ida B. Wells
Mary Church Terrell
Believed the right to vote was essential to manhood
Believed that African Americans should gain respect and econo…
Moved from Tennessee to Chicago, spent her life fighting lync…
One of the Founders of the NAACP, worked with Jane Addams and…
W.E.B. Du Bois
Believed the right to vote was essential to manhood
Booker T. Washington
Believed that African Americans should gain respect and econo…
10 terms
american history 12 people
Andrew Carnegie
Karl Marx
Greenville Dodge
John D. Rockefeller
founder of a steel company in Pittsburgh
saw capitalism as a struggle between workers and owners
engineer who directed the westward growth of the Union Pacifi…
made his fortune with the monopoly in oil refining
Andrew Carnegie
founder of a steel company in Pittsburgh
Karl Marx
saw capitalism as a struggle between workers and owners
History American Revolution People
Thomas Paine
Richard Henry Lee
Nathan Hale
Marquis De Lafayette
An Englishman who came to America and wrote a pamplet that ur…
Introduced a resolution to the declaration of independence th…
A Connecticut officer who spied for the Americans against the…
Brought his own French troops over in 1777. Served in the Con…
Thomas Paine
An Englishman who came to America and wrote a pamplet that ur…
Richard Henry Lee
Introduced a resolution to the declaration of independence th…
37 terms
American history people
Henry clay
Nathaniel Bacon
Tecumseh
Andrew Jackson (soldier)
kentucky congressman; missouri compromise
led a rebellion of farmers
native american leader of the shawnee
old hickory
Henry clay
kentucky congressman; missouri compromise
Nathaniel Bacon
led a rebellion of farmers
American History People
Ida Tarbell
Lincoln Steffens
Warren G. Harding
Sacco and Vanzetti
Also with the Mclaire's. described the oil trust's unfair pra…
Most effective Muckraker working for the Mclaries magazine ex…
Which president had a policy of Normalcy when it came to view…
Who were the men who were involved in the case that suggested…
Ida Tarbell
Also with the Mclaire's. described the oil trust's unfair pra…
Lincoln Steffens
Most effective Muckraker working for the Mclaries magazine ex…
People in Early American History
John Winthrop
John Smith
Pocahontas
George Washington
founder of Massachusetts Bay Colony, first governor, strict P…
responsible for England's first new colony in the New World,…
married to John Rolfe, converted to Christianity and was deem…
only president to fight in person, unanimously voted in as pr…
John Winthrop
founder of Massachusetts Bay Colony, first governor, strict P…
John Smith
responsible for England's first new colony in the New World,…
40 terms
American History Notable People
Henry Ford
Carry Nation
Booker T. Washington
Billy Mitchell
His goal was to build automobile that everyone could afford t…
Smashed up saloons in Kansas.
Founded the Tuskegee Institute.
Promoted the use of aircraft in combat.
Henry Ford
His goal was to build automobile that everyone could afford t…
Carry Nation
Smashed up saloons in Kansas.
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