George Wythe was perhaps the Founder to influence this nation the most. Many other men did great and courageous things, but it was Wythe who ignited the fire of liberty in so many of their hearts. While he is today largely unknown, George Wythe was the mentor to several Founders who went on to become Senators, Supreme Court Justices, and even Presidents – including Thomas Jefferson.
For the season one finale, learn about the man who earned so much respect and admiration from the men that we respect and admire today. Wythe devoted his life to training future generations in the tradition of liberty. It was that same devotion that in many ways likely lead to his suspicious and mysterious death.