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AP US History People
George Grenville
John Dickinson
Charles Townshend
Lord North
Elected as British prime minister. Created the Sugar Acts. Hi…
Conservative leader who wrote "Letters from a Farmer in Penns…
the Chancellor of the Exchequer had a large hand in creating…
Became Prime Minister in 1770, persuaded Parliament to repeal…
George Grenville
Elected as British prime minister. Created the Sugar Acts. Hi…
John Dickinson
Conservative leader who wrote "Letters from a Farmer in Penns…
11 terms
AP US History Chapter 21 People
Theodore Roosevelt
Alfred Mahan
Queen Liliuokalani
Emilio Aguinaldo
1858-1919. 26th President. Increased size of Navy, "Great Whi…
American Naval officer and historian. He is most famous for h…
Hawaiian Ruler, who called for new constitution to increase t…
Leader of the Filipino independence movement against Spain (1…
Theodore Roosevelt
1858-1919. 26th President. Increased size of Navy, "Great Whi…
Alfred Mahan
American Naval officer and historian. He is most famous for h…
13 terms
AP US History Chapter 22 People
A. Mitchell Palmer
Nicola Sacco and Bartolomeo Vanzetti
Leo Frank
Zora Neale Hurston
Attorney General who rounded up many suspects who were though…
Italian anarchists convicted and executed for murder despite…
He was a Jewish superintendent of a company that was charged…
African American writer and folklore scholar who played a key…
A. Mitchell Palmer
Attorney General who rounded up many suspects who were though…
Nicola Sacco and Bartolomeo Vanzetti
Italian anarchists convicted and executed for murder despite…
10 terms
AP US History Chapter 20 People
Mary E. Lease
William Jennings Bryan
Theodore Roosevelt
Robert La Follette
An advocate of the suffrage movement as well as temperance bu…
Democratic presidential nominee in 1896, gave "Cross of Gold"…
26th president, known for: conservationism, trust-busting,, s…
The Progressive governor of Wisconsin who introduced his stat…
Mary E. Lease
An advocate of the suffrage movement as well as temperance bu…
William Jennings Bryan
Democratic presidential nominee in 1896, gave "Cross of Gold"…
10 terms
AP US History Chapter 2 Key people
Philip II
Francis Drake
Opechancanough
Lord Baltimore
(1527-1598) King of Spain from 1556 to 1598. Absolute monarch…
famous English "Sea Dog"; first to circumnavigate the globe;
Powhatan's brother who became the head of the native confeder…
Founded the colony of Maryland and offered religious freedom…
Philip II
(1527-1598) King of Spain from 1556 to 1598. Absolute monarch…
Francis Drake
famous English "Sea Dog"; first to circumnavigate the globe;
11 terms
AP US History Chapter 16 Key People
William Seward
Emmeline Wells
John Wesley Powell
Chief Joseph
Secretary of state from 1861 to 1869 under Lincoln and Johnso…
Women's right advocate. Served as president of Mormon church.
Explorer and geologist who warned that traditional agricultur…
Leader of the Nez Perce nation who tried to help them escape…
William Seward
Secretary of state from 1861 to 1869 under Lincoln and Johnso…
Emmeline Wells
Women's right advocate. Served as president of Mormon church.
AP US History - People
Anne Hutchinson
Benjamin Franklin
Congregationalists
George Whitefield
American colonist (born in England) who was banished from Bos…
printer whose success as an author led him to take up politics
The more extreme Puritans who believed every congregation oug…
Credited with starting the Great Awakening, also a leader of…
Anne Hutchinson
American colonist (born in England) who was banished from Bos…
Benjamin Franklin
printer whose success as an author led him to take up politics
26 terms
AP US History Vocabulary/People Period 9
Ronald Reagan
Mikhail Gorbachev
Sandra Day O'Connor
Jesse Jackson
first elected president in 1980 and elected again in 1984. He…
Soviet statesman whose foreign policy brought an end to the C…
first woman supreme court justice. appointed by Reagan
an African-American candidate for the Democratic ticket, camp…
Ronald Reagan
first elected president in 1980 and elected again in 1984. He…
Mikhail Gorbachev
Soviet statesman whose foreign policy brought an end to the C…
10 terms
AP US History Chapter 17 Key People
Andrew Carnegie
Gustavus Swift
John D. Rockefeller
Henry George
A Scottish-born American industrialist and philanthropist who…
In the 1800s he enlarged fresh meat markets through branch sl…
Was an American industrialist and philanthropist. Revolutioni…
He wrote Progress and Poverty in 1879, which made him famous…
Andrew Carnegie
A Scottish-born American industrialist and philanthropist who…
Gustavus Swift
In the 1800s he enlarged fresh meat markets through branch sl…
AP US History - People
Anne Hutchinson
Benjamin Franklin
Congregationalists
George Whitefield
American colonist (born in England) who was banished from Bos…
printer whose success as an author led him to take up politics
The more extreme Puritans who believed every congregation oug…
Credited with starting the Great Awakening, also a leader of…
Anne Hutchinson
American colonist (born in England) who was banished from Bos…
Benjamin Franklin
printer whose success as an author led him to take up politics
190 terms
AP US History - People
Anne Hutchinson
Benjamin Franklin
Congregationalists
George Whitefield
American colonist (born in England) who was banished from Bos…
printer whose success as an author led him to take up politics
The more extreme Puritans who believed every congregation oug…
Credited with starting the Great Awakening, also a leader of…
Anne Hutchinson
American colonist (born in England) who was banished from Bos…
Benjamin Franklin
printer whose success as an author led him to take up politics
AP US History - People
Benjamin Franklin
Congregationalists
George Whitefield
Hugenots
printer whose success as an author led him to take up politics
The more extreme Puritans who believed every congregation oug…
Credited with starting the Great Awakening, also a leader of…
originally a pejorative term for French Calvinists, later the…
Benjamin Franklin
printer whose success as an author led him to take up politics
Congregationalists
The more extreme Puritans who believed every congregation oug…
AP US History Chapter 2 Vocabulary and People
Protestant Reformation
Roanoke Island
Spanish Armada
Primogeniture
Movement to reform the Catholic church launched in Germany by…
Sir Walter Raleigh's failed colonial settlement off the coast…
Spanish fleet defeated in the English Channel in 1588. The de…
Legal principle that the oldest son inherits all family prope…
Protestant Reformation
Movement to reform the Catholic church launched in Germany by…
Roanoke Island
Sir Walter Raleigh's failed colonial settlement off the coast…
AP US History Key People Chapter 10
Martin Van Buren
John Quincy Adams
Francis Preston Blair
Amos Kendall
Chief architect of the emerging system of party government
He was the sixth president of the United States; Andrew Jacks…
Jackson's Kitchen cabinet; editor of the Washington Globe
Part of Andrew Jackson's kitchen cabinet; Jackson's speech wr…
Martin Van Buren
Chief architect of the emerging system of party government
John Quincy Adams
He was the sixth president of the United States; Andrew Jacks…
10 terms
AP US history PEOPLE
Chester Arthur
James Garfield
Charles Guiteau
Ulysses S. Grant
VP in Stalwart who became Pres. in 1881-Foppish Dandy
President assassinated, assassin wanted job as an ambassador.
assassinated Garfield
Pres 1869-1877, poor president, Union General
Chester Arthur
VP in Stalwart who became Pres. in 1881-Foppish Dandy
James Garfield
President assassinated, assassin wanted job as an ambassador.
15 terms
Amsco AP US History Chapter 5 People
Patrick Henry
Samuel Adams
John Adams
George Washington
Radical from Virginia; delegate at Continental Congress. "Giv…
Radical from Massachusetts; delegate at Continental Congress;…
Radical from Massachusetts; delegate at Continental Congress;…
Moderate from Virginia; delegate at Continental Congress; pos…
Patrick Henry
Radical from Virginia; delegate at Continental Congress. "Giv…
Samuel Adams
Radical from Massachusetts; delegate at Continental Congress;…
AP US History Chapter 16 Key People
William Seward
Emmeline Wells
John Wesley Powell
Chief Joseph
Secretary of state from 1861 to 1869 under Lincoln and Johnso…
Women's right advocate. Served as president of Mormon church.
Explorer and geologist who warned that traditional agricultur…
Leader of the Nez Perce nation who tried to help them escape…
William Seward
Secretary of state from 1861 to 1869 under Lincoln and Johnso…
Emmeline Wells
Women's right advocate. Served as president of Mormon church.
AP US History Chapter 2 Vocabulary and People
Protestant Reformation
Spanish Armada
Joint-stock company
Virginia Company
Movement to reform the Catholic church launched in Germany by…
Spanish fleet defeated in the English Channel in 1588. The de…
Short-term partnership between multiple investors to fund a c…
English joint-stock company that received a charter from King…
Protestant Reformation
Movement to reform the Catholic church launched in Germany by…
Spanish Armada
Spanish fleet defeated in the English Channel in 1588. The de…
96 terms
People Ap Us History
Prince Henry
Da Gama
Christopher Columbus
Montezuma
Navigator of Portugal
First person to succeed in opening a direct link between Euro…
Landed on the Bahamas, reach New World, launch new Epoch in h…
Aztec King
Prince Henry
Navigator of Portugal
Da Gama
First person to succeed in opening a direct link between Euro…
187 terms
AP US History - People
Anne Hutchinson
Benjamin Franklin
Congregationalists
George Whitefield
American colonist (born in England) who was banished from Bos…
printer whose success as an author led him to take up politics
The more extreme Puritans who believed every congregation oug…
Credited with starting the Great Awakening, also a leader of…
Anne Hutchinson
American colonist (born in England) who was banished from Bos…
Benjamin Franklin
printer whose success as an author led him to take up politics
8 terms
AP US History- people
Philip 11
Francis drake
Opechancanough
Lord baltimore
Ardent catholic- the most powerful ruler of Spain. He was dye…
Elizabethan "sea dog"- a rough hewn devoutly Protestant farme…
Powhatans brother and successor- 1606 he attacked some of the…
Catholic aristocrat ceilius Calvert- Baltimore granted lands…
Philip 11
Ardent catholic- the most powerful ruler of Spain. He was dye…
Francis drake
Elizabethan "sea dog"- a rough hewn devoutly Protestant farme…
187 terms
AP US History - People
Anne Hutchinson
Benjamin Franklin
Congregationalists
George Whitefield
American colonist (born in England) who was banished from Bos…
printer whose success as an author led him to take up politics
The more extreme Puritans who believed every congregation oug…
Credited with starting the Great Awakening, also a leader of…
Anne Hutchinson
American colonist (born in England) who was banished from Bos…
Benjamin Franklin
printer whose success as an author led him to take up politics
8 terms
AP US History- people
Pedro Alvares Cabral
Moctezuma
Hernan Cortes
Christopher Columbus
1500 Portuguese commander- surprised to see land lo up in the…
Tenochtilan ruler 1519- received Cortes with great ceremony s…
1519- led and army of 600 men to the yucatan peninsula gather…
Mariner from genoa 1492- believed that the Atlantic Ocean was…
Pedro Alvares Cabral
1500 Portuguese commander- surprised to see land lo up in the…
Moctezuma
Tenochtilan ruler 1519- received Cortes with great ceremony s…
AP US History - People
John Brown
William Jennings Bryan
James Buchanan
John C. Calhoun
abolitionist who was hanged after leading an unsuccessful rai…
United States lawyer and politician who advocated free silver…
The 15th President of the United States (1857-1861). He tried…
South Carolina Senator - advocate for state's rights, limited…
John Brown
abolitionist who was hanged after leading an unsuccessful rai…
William Jennings Bryan
United States lawyer and politician who advocated free silver…
55 terms
AP US History People
Alexander Graham Bell
Andrew Johnson
Ben Franklin
Booker Washington
invented telephone 1876
Abraham Lincolns VP in 1864, one of two presidents to be impe…
lightning rod, spectacles, writer, foreign diplomat
Freed slave known for "Atlanta compromise" speech, believed e…
Alexander Graham Bell
invented telephone 1876
Andrew Johnson
Abraham Lincolns VP in 1864, one of two presidents to be impe…
20 terms
Ap US History people
Negotiated a Treaty of Alliance during…
Chairman of the Constitutional Convent…
Father of the Constitution.
Author of the Virginia Declaration of…
Benjamin Franklin
George Washington
James Madison
Thomas Jefferson
Negotiated a Treaty of Alliance during…
Benjamin Franklin
Chairman of the Constitutional Convent…
George Washington
23 terms
People for AP US History
Rachel Carson
Cesar Chavez
Father Charles Coughlin
Eugene Debs
Writer, scientist, and environmentalist who wrote Silent Spri…
Latino leader of California farm workers from 1962 until his…
Roman Catholic priest who attacked FDR and his New Deal progr…
Union organizer and Socialist presidential candidate in every…
Rachel Carson
Writer, scientist, and environmentalist who wrote Silent Spri…
Cesar Chavez
Latino leader of California farm workers from 1962 until his…
Key People AP US History
George Washington
Thomas Jefferson
Andrew Jackson
Abraham Lincoln
1789-1797
1801-1809
1829-1837
1861-1865
George Washington
1789-1797
Thomas Jefferson
1801-1809
78 terms
AP US History - Influential People
Christopher Columbus
Henry VIII
Sir Walter Raleigh
John Smith
An Italian explorer who sailed for Spain and was the first Eu…
An English king whose desire to annul his marriage led to a c…
An English adventurer and writer who obtained a charter from…
An English explorer who helped found a colony at Jamestown, V…
Christopher Columbus
An Italian explorer who sailed for Spain and was the first Eu…
Henry VIII
An English king whose desire to annul his marriage led to a c…
AP US History Chapter 16 Key People
William Seward
Emmeline Wells
John Wesley Powell
Chief Joseph
Secretary of state from 1861 to 1869 under Lincoln and Johnso…
Women's right advocate. Served as president of Mormon church.
Explorer and geologist who warned that traditional agricultur…
Leader of the Nez Perce nation who tried to help them escape…
William Seward
Secretary of state from 1861 to 1869 under Lincoln and Johnso…
Emmeline Wells
Women's right advocate. Served as president of Mormon church.
15 terms
Ap US history chapter 37 people
Dwight D. Eisenhower
Joseph R. McCarthy
Earl Warren
Martin Luther King, Jr.
Red-hunter turned world-traveling diplomat who narrowly misse…
Reckless and power-hungry demagogue who intimidated even Pres…
Controversial jurist who led the Supreme Court into previousl…
Black minister whose 1955 Montgomery bus boycott made him the…
Dwight D. Eisenhower
Red-hunter turned world-traveling diplomat who narrowly misse…
Joseph R. McCarthy
Reckless and power-hungry demagogue who intimidated even Pres…
AP US HISTORY IMPORTANT PEOPLE
John Smith
Pocahontas
John Winthrop
James 1, Charles 1
introduced work ethic to Jamestown colony, sanitation, diplom…
key to English-Native American relationship, dies in England…
Calvinist, devised concept of "city on a hill" ("A Model of C…
reluctant to give colonists their own government, preferred t…
John Smith
introduced work ethic to Jamestown colony, sanitation, diplom…
Pocahontas
key to English-Native American relationship, dies in England…
19 terms
AP US HISTORY PEOPLE
John Charles Fremont
Abraham Lincoln
Robert F. Stockton
Daniel Webster
"path finder"
Congressman who said polk had maneuvered Mexicans into attack…
captured San Diego and L.A.
secretary of state ( resolving boundary between canada and th…
John Charles Fremont
"path finder"
Abraham Lincoln
Congressman who said polk had maneuvered Mexicans into attack…
187 terms
AP US History - People
Anne Hutchinson
Benjamin Franklin
Congregationalists
George Whitefield
American colonist (born in England) who was banished from Bos…
printer whose success as an author led him to take up politics
The more extreme Puritans who believed every congregation oug…
Credited with starting the Great Awakening, also a leader of…
Anne Hutchinson
American colonist (born in England) who was banished from Bos…
Benjamin Franklin
printer whose success as an author led him to take up politics
10 terms
AP US History Ch. 19 People
Scott Joplin
Tom Johnson
Jacob Riis
Jane Addams
American pianist and composer of Ragtime, which is the musica…
A successful civic reformer, Mayor of Cleveland from 1901 to…
A Danish immigrant, he became a reporter who pointed out the…
Prominent social reformer who was responsible for creating th…
Scott Joplin
American pianist and composer of Ragtime, which is the musica…
Tom Johnson
A successful civic reformer, Mayor of Cleveland from 1901 to…
11 terms
AP US History Chapter 16 Key People
William Seward
Emmeline Wells
John Wesley Powell
Chief Joseph
Secretary of state from 1861 to 1869 under Lincoln and Johnso…
Women's right advocate. Served as president of Mormon church.
Explorer and geologist who warned that traditional agricultur…
Leader of the Nez Perce nation who tried to help them escape…
William Seward
Secretary of state from 1861 to 1869 under Lincoln and Johnso…
Emmeline Wells
Women's right advocate. Served as president of Mormon church.
8 terms
AP US History Chapter 4 Important People
Isaac Newton
John Locke
Benjamin Franklin
Jonathan Edwards
-Used mathematics and science to explain the movement of plan…
-English political philosopher... -Rejected divine-right monarch…
-Founded the Pennsylvania Gazette (Became one of the colonies…
-Minister in North Hampton... -Encouraged revival in Massachuset…
Isaac Newton
-Used mathematics and science to explain the movement of plan…
John Locke
-English political philosopher... -Rejected divine-right monarch…
AP US History People to Know Chapter 35
Albert Einstein (1879-1955)
Dwight D. ("Ike") Eisenhower (1890-1969)
Douglas MacArthur (1880-1964)
Chester Nimitz (1885-1966)
German-born scientist who immigrated to the United States in…
Supreme Commander of U.S. Forces in Europe during World War I…
The flamboyant, vain, and brilliant American commander in the…
U.S. Navy admiral who was Commander-in-chief of the Pacific N…
Albert Einstein (1879-1955)
German-born scientist who immigrated to the United States in…
Dwight D. ("Ike") Eisenhower (1890-1969)
Supreme Commander of U.S. Forces in Europe during World War I…
AP US History People to Know Chapter 32
Calvin Coolidge (1872-1933)
John W. Davis (1873-1955)
Albert B. Fall (1861-1944)
Warren G. Harding (1856-1923)
He became thirtieth President of the United States when Warre…
The unsuccessful Democratic candidate for President in 1924.…
A scheming conservationist who served as Secretary of the Int…
Twenty-ninth President of the United States, from 1921 to his…
Calvin Coolidge (1872-1933)
He became thirtieth President of the United States when Warre…
John W. Davis (1873-1955)
The unsuccessful Democratic candidate for President in 1924.…
AP US History People to Know Chapter 34
Francisco Franco (1892-1975)
Adolf Hitler (1889-1945)
Cordell Hull (1871-1955)
Benito Mussolini (1883-1945)
Spanish general who became head of state after his fascistic…
Nazi dictator of Germany from 1933 to 1945, He was the master…
Secretary of State under President Roosevelt and chief archit…
Fascist leader of Italy from 1922 to 1943. He launched Italy…
Francisco Franco (1892-1975)
Spanish general who became head of state after his fascistic…
Adolf Hitler (1889-1945)
Nazi dictator of Germany from 1933 to 1945, He was the master…
11 terms
AP US History People to Know Chapter 7
Samuel Adams (1722-1803)
Crispus Attucks (1723-1770)
Lord Dunmore (c. 1730-1809)
George III (1738-1820)
Boston revolutionary who organized Massachusetts' committees…
Runaway slave and leader of the Boston protests that resulted…
Royal governor of Virginia who, in 1775, promised freedom to…
British monarch during the run-up to the American Revolution,…
Samuel Adams (1722-1803)
Boston revolutionary who organized Massachusetts' committees…
Crispus Attucks (1723-1770)
Runaway slave and leader of the Boston protests that resulted…
208 terms
AP US HISTORY -208 key terms & people
Albany Plan
Alexander Hamilton
Alfred (Thayer) Mahan
Alien and Sedition Acts
Benjamin Franklin submitted the Albany Plan during the Fr. an…
Hamilton emerged as a major political figure during the debat…
Navy officer whose ideas on naval warfare and the importance…
A series of laws that sought to restrict the activities of pe…
Albany Plan
Benjamin Franklin submitted the Albany Plan during the Fr. an…
Alexander Hamilton
Hamilton emerged as a major political figure during the debat…
15 terms
AP US History People to Know Chapter 8
Abigail Adams (1744-1818)
Admiral de Grasse (1722-1788)
Ethan Allen (1738-1789)
Benedict Arnold (1741-1801)
The wife of President John Adams. She had her own opinions ab…
French admiral whose fleet blocked British reinforcements, al…
Revolutionary war officer who, along with Benedict Arnold, fo…
Revolutionary war general turned traitor, who valiantly held…
Abigail Adams (1744-1818)
The wife of President John Adams. She had her own opinions ab…
Admiral de Grasse (1722-1788)
French admiral whose fleet blocked British reinforcements, al…
AP US History Chapter 5 Vocabulary and Important People
Paxton Boys
Regulator movement
Triangular trade
Molasses Act
Armed march on Philadelphia by Scotts-Irish frontiersmen in p…
Eventually violent uprising of backcountry settlers in North…
Exchange of rum, slaves, and molasses between the North Ameri…
Tax on imported molasses passed by Parliament in an effort to…
Paxton Boys
Armed march on Philadelphia by Scotts-Irish frontiersmen in p…
Regulator movement
Eventually violent uprising of backcountry settlers in North…
AP US History Chapter 4 Vocabulary and Important People
Indentured servants
Headright system
Bacon's Rebellion
Royal African Company
Migrants who, in exchange for transatlantic passage, bound th…
Employed in the tobacco colonies to encourage the importation…
Uprising of Virginia backcountry farmers and indentured serva…
English joint-stock company that enjoyed a state-granted mono…
Indentured servants
Migrants who, in exchange for transatlantic passage, bound th…
Headright system
Employed in the tobacco colonies to encourage the importation…
10 terms
AP US History Chapter 2 Key people
Philip II
Francis Drake
Opechancanough
Lord Baltimore
(1527-1598) King of Spain from 1556 to 1598. Absolute monarch…
famous English "Sea Dog"; first to circumnavigate the globe;
Powhatan's brother who became the head of the native confeder…
Founded the colony of Maryland and offered religious freedom…
Philip II
(1527-1598) King of Spain from 1556 to 1598. Absolute monarch…
Francis Drake
famous English "Sea Dog"; first to circumnavigate the globe;
29 terms
AP US History Chapter 10 Vocab and People
George Washington
Alexander Hamilton
Louis XVI
Edmond Genet
Virginian, patriot, general, and president. Lived at Mount Ve…
Great political leader; youngest and brightest of Federalists…
Bourbon monarch of France who was executed during the radical…
French ambassodor to the United States during the french revo…
George Washington
Virginian, patriot, general, and president. Lived at Mount Ve…
Alexander Hamilton
Great political leader; youngest and brightest of Federalists…
AP US History People to Know Chapter 33
Mary McLeod Bethune (1875-1955)
Father Charles Coughlin (1891-1979)
Harry L. Hopkins (1890-1946)
Huey P. ("Kingfish") Long (1893-1935)
The highest-ranking African-American in the Roosevelt adminis…
A Catholic priest from Michigan who goaded 40 million radio l…
A former New York social worker, He came to be one of the maj…
Louisiana Governor, later Senator, whose anti-New Deal "Share…
Mary McLeod Bethune (1875-1955)
The highest-ranking African-American in the Roosevelt adminis…
Father Charles Coughlin (1891-1979)
A Catholic priest from Michigan who goaded 40 million radio l…
AP U S HIstory Chapt 18 People
Thomas Edison
John Muir
Booker T. Washington
Frances Willard
American inventor best known for inventing the electric light…
The pioneer of the preservation ethic and originator of moder…
A Southern black born into slavery, he promoted economic inde…
Founded the Women's Christian Temperance Union.
Thomas Edison
American inventor best known for inventing the electric light…
John Muir
The pioneer of the preservation ethic and originator of moder…
AP US History People to Know Chapter 5
Jacob Arminius (1560-1609)
John Singleton Copley (1738-1815)
Michel-Guillaume Jean de Crèvecoeur (1…
Jonathan Edwards (1703-1758)
Dutch theologian who rejected predestination, preaching that…
Massachusetts-born artist best known for his portraits of pro…
French settler whose essays depicted life in the North Americ…
New England minister whose fiery sermons helped touch off the…
Jacob Arminius (1560-1609)
Dutch theologian who rejected predestination, preaching that…
John Singleton Copley (1738-1815)
Massachusetts-born artist best known for his portraits of pro…
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