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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. More »

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On the night of April 18, 1775, Paul Revere said, "The British are coming!" He used the line to warn John Hancock and Samuel Adams of the impending British attack. More »

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The History Channel and Biography A&E Television Networks sites both offer extensive information and facts about Paul Revere, although it is also possible to find facts about the historical character from books in the li... More »

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Paul Revere is one of America's heroes mainly because of his efforts to warn colonial rebels of British troop movements before the Battles of Lexington and Concord, made famous in Henry Wadsworth Longfellow's poem "Paul ... More »

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Paul Revere, an American revolutionary, is commonly credited with saying the words "the British are coming." His warning was made famous in a poem by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, "The Midnight Ride of Paul Revere." More »

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Kid-friendly resources about Paul Revere are growing in number and availability, from historical fiction books such as "Rush Revere and the American Revolution" to animated videos such as "Liberty's Kids," to an interact... More »

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Paul Revere was a goldsmith, engraver, dentist and industrialist. His hardware factory produced bells for churches and cannons for the military, and he opened the first rolled-copper mill in North America. More »

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