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Thomas Jefferson

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Thomas Jefferson

3rd U.S. President and Signer of the Declaration of Independence


    Peter Jefferson

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    • Father of Thomas Jefferson — 2nd Generation
    • Ahnentafel No:
    • Birth Date:
    • 29 FEB 1707/1708 
    • Birth Location:
    • Henrico Co. (now Chesterfield Co.), Virginia 
    • Christening Date:
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    • Death Date:
    • 17 Aug 1757 
    • Death Location:
    • Shadwell Estate, Goochland (now Albemarle), Virginia 
    • Burial Date:
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    • Burial Location:
    • Shadwell Estate, Goochland (now Albemarle), Virginia 
    • Marriage Date:
    • ABT 3 Oct 1739 
    • Marriage Location:
    • Goochland County (now Albemarle), Virginia 

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  • Sources for Peter Jefferson

    • 2 Genealogies of Virginia Families: from the Virginia Magazine of History and Biography, Vol. 2 , Claiborne-Fitzhugh , Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Company (1981) , 27. 53, 61.
    • 3 American Society of Genealogists , The Genealogist , Rockport, Maine: Picton Press , Fall 1988, Vol. 9, Iss. 2, Page 196, [Birth].
    • 4 American Society of Genealogists , The Genealogist , Rockport, Maine: Picton Press , 1988, Vol. 9, Iss. 2, p. 196.
    • 5 Curtis, William Eleroy , Thomas Jefferson , Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: J. B. Lippincott Company (1901) , 19.
    • 7 Hampton, William Judson , Our Presidents and Their Mothers , New York: The Cornhill Publishing Company (1922) , 25-30, Google Books (Digital Library).
    • 8 Jefferson, Thomas and H.A. Washington, ed. , The Writings of Thomas Jefferson: Being His Autobiography, Correspondence, Reports . . ., Vol . 1 , Washington, DC: Taylor and Maury (1853) , 1.
    • 12 Woodson, Henry Morton, comp. , Historical Genealogy of the Woodsons and their Connections , Memphis, Tennessee: Henry Morton Woodson (1915) , 46-47.