James Madison

James Madison


Madison's Home at Montpelier

A Brief History


This website is designed to give a brief overview of the fourth president of the United States of America, James Madison.


James Madison is often called the "Father of the Constitution", because of the great
efforts he took in the Constitutional Convention. . Often overlooked is Madison's presidency and his roll in Thomas Jefferson Cabinet.
Madison was a champion of religious freedom and strongly believed in independance
and freedom from tyranny. His wife, Dolley Madison was on the cutting edge of women's rights. James Madison is often
miss remembered as a sickly man with a failed presidency, but this could be farther from the truth.
He is one of the most influential men in the history of The United States of America.


His roll in the Constitutional Convention Madison's Presidency Madison's First Lady Madison's Legacy