Who owned tobacco plantations during the revolutionary war?

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  • Many influential American revolutionaries, including Thomas Jefferson and George Washington, owned tobacco plantations, and were financially devastated by debt to British tobacco merchants shortly before the American Revolution . John Rolfe, a colonist from Jamestown, was the first colonist to grow tobacco in America.

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