Patrick Henry was born in Hanover County, Virginia.
Patrick Henry was a lawyer and an orator.
He knew that the laws of King George were unfair to the colonists.
Patrick Henry became a Patriot.
He told people that the they should go to war against the King.
The colonies won their independence from King George.
Patrick Henry helped create the new government.
Page created June 22, 2003. Anne Pemberton. Updated Sat, Feb 11, 2012. AP.