Graduates from Williams and Mary and begins reading law with George Wythe
Concludes his studies with George Wythe, is admitted to the Virginia Bar, and moves back to Shadwell.
At age of 25, Jefferson is elected to the Virginia House Of Burgesses. AT the same time he works on his home in Monticello.
Marries Martha Wayles Skelton
Drafted the Declaration of Independence
Bill of Rights were ratified