How Many Kids Did Paul Revere Have?

How Many Kids Did Paul Revere Have?

How Many Kids Did Paul Revere Have?

Paul Revere had 16 children, 11 of whom survived to adulthood. He had eight children with his first wife, Sarah Orne. Following Sarah's death, Revere married Rachel Walker with whom he had another eight children.

According to the Paul Revere House website, Paul Revere Jr., the eldest son of Paul Revere, was a silversmith who manufactured bells in collaboration with his father and his brother Joseph Warren Revere. Their company, Paul Revere & Sons, produced over 100 bells.

Two of Revere's other sons, Joshua and Joseph Warren, were merchants, and one of his daughters, Harriet Revere, may have been a teacher. Revere's youngest son, John Revere, attended Harvard University and became a doctor.