Patriot- someone who was loyal to the colonies and oppossed the king.
Thomas Jefferson- wrote a majority of the constitution.
George Washington- commander of the Continental Army and the first president of the United States.
Thomas Paine- wrote "Common Sense" which helped spark the revolution.
Paul Revere- "The British are coming!" Warned of the approach of British Troops.
Continental Congress- Delegates of the 13 colonies who came together to ratify a document against King George; they wanted their voices heard.
The French- French aremies and navy aided the colonies against the British.
John Adams- Lawyer who defeanded British soldiers who were involved with the Boston Massacre.
John Locke- Influenced many of the ideas that were included in the Constitustion.
Red Coats- what the Patriots called the British during the war.