1752 ∙Jefferson family returns to Shadwell; Jefferson takes up classical languages under care of Scottish Reverend William Douglas 1754∙Peter Jefferson accedes to the Virginia House of Burgesses as a representative of Albermarle County August 17, 1757∙Peter Jefferson dies at age forty-nine, leaving young Jefferson as family patriarch March 1760∙Enters College of William and Mary at Williamsburg, Virginia; befriends Patrick Henry March 1762∙Graduates from the College of William and Mary April 25, 1762∙Begins study of law in Williamsburg under George Wythe
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