Born January 1, 1752Philadelphia, PennsylvaniaDied January 30, 1836Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Shop manager, upholsterer, seamstress
"I remember having heard my mother … sa...
Born January 1, 1752 (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)
Died January 30, 1836 (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)
Betsy Ross, the legendary maker of the first American flag kn...
Although the evidence is not solid, most historians point to upholsterer Betsy Ross (1752-1836) as the woman who sewed the first U.S. flag.On June 14, 1777, the Continental Congress, on a motion from ...