This section provides a short description of all the major characters in the book. This can be printed out as a study guide for students, used as a "key" for leading a class discussion, or you can jump to the quiz/homework section to find worksheets that incorporate these descriptions into a variety of question formats.
George Washington - This person was a successful military leader who became the first President of the United States.
Martha Dandridge Custis Washington - This person was a widow and inherited a large estate.
Mary Ball Washington - This person was an orphan who became independent by the age of 25.
Sally Fairfax - This person was a descendant of one of the richest and most cultivated families in Virginia.
Major General Edward Braddock - This person sailed with the British Armada and arrived in Alexandria, VA with two British regiments.
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