Important People of the American Revolution

Adams, John - Second President of the United States
Adams, Samuel - American Revolutionary
Adams, John Quincy - Sixth President of the United States
Adams, Abigail Smith - Wife of John Adams, second president of the United States
Allen, William - Loyalist - former mayor of Philadelphia
Allen, Ethan - American Revolutionary War patriot, hero, and politician.
Arnold, Benedict - American General who defected from the American to the British side
Askin, John - Loyalist fur trader, merchant and official in Upper Canada.
Bowles, William Augustus - Loyalist and Maryland-born English adventurer
Brant, Joseph - Mohawk leader and Loyalist during the American Revolution
Brown, Thomas Burnfoot - British Loyalist during the American Revolution
Cooper, Myles - Loyalist and President of King's College (Columbia University
Dickinson, John - American Statesman and member of the Pennsylvania Assembly
Draper, Mary - Woman who helped soldiers during The American Revolution
Franklin, Benjamin - American Statesman
Franklin, William - Loyalist, Govenor of New Jersey, Son of Ben Franklin
Frederick, George William - King of Great Britain and King of Ireland during the American Revolution
Galloway, Joseph - Loyalist and politician
Girty, Simon - Loyalist and Liaison between Native Americans and Britain  
Greene, Nathanael - American General during the American Revolutionary War
Hancock, John - American Politician, Entrepreneur, and Soldier
Henry, Patrick - Founding father of American Revolutionary War and governor of Virginia
Howe, John - Loyalist printer during the American Revolution
Hutchinson, Thomas - Last British royal governor of colonial Massachusetts
Jay, John - The First Chief Justice of the United States
Jefferson, Thomas - Third US President and Co-Author of the Declaration of Independence
Jones, John Paul - Captain of the American Navy - "I have not yet begun to fight"
Knox, Henry - First United States Secretary of War
Lee, Richard Henry - American Statesman
Lee, Francis Lightfoot - Active in Virginia politics and signer of the Declaration of Independence
Madison, James - Fourth President of the United States
Monroe, James - Fifth President of the United States
Moore, Margaret Catharine - Helped the colonists during the Battle of Cowpens.
Paine, Thomas - Author of "Common Sense" and Revolutionary
Prescott, William - American colonel in the Revolutionary War
Revere, Paul - American Activist and Artisan
Rush, Benjamin - Signatory of the Declaration of Independence
Warren, Joseph - Doctor, Soldier and Statesman of the American Revolution
Washington, George - First President of the United States
Wheatley, Phillis - First published African author in America
Wilson, James - Signer of the Declaration of Independence