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Date created: Sat, Oct 30, 2021 2:53 PM
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Top best answers to the question «Who owned tobacco plantations during the revolutionary war»
- 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.