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== Arguably homeschooled ==
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Lists abound of famous achievers who were [[homeschool|taught at home]], some more accurate than others.<ref>http://www.eadshome.com/Famoushomeschooled.htm</ref><ref>http://www.education-reform.net/dropouts.htm</ref> Conservapedia believes that the people in the following list were arguably homeschooled, though their educational background has not yet been thoroughly researched by our editors.   
Lists abound of famous achievers who were taught at home, some more accurate than others.<ref>http://www.eadshome.com/Famoushomeschooled.htm</ref><ref>http://www.education-reform.net/dropouts.htm</ref>.  The following people have been found on such lists. Their educational background has not yet been researched by Conservapedia editors.  ['''Note: everyone is invited to find citations for these listed below and with the citations move them up to the category above.''']
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*'''Military'''
 
*'''Military'''
 
**[[Stonewall Jackson]]
 
**[[Stonewall Jackson]]
**[[Douglas MacArthur]]
 
 
 
* '''Inventors and Scientists'''
 
* '''Inventors and Scientists'''
**[[Alexander Graham Bell]] (1847-1922), inventor of the telephone.
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**[[Alexander Graham Bell]] (1847-1922), one of two independent inventors of the [[telephone]].
 
**[[Pierre Curie]]  
 
**[[Pierre Curie]]  
 
**[[Cyrus McCormick]]
 
**[[Cyrus McCormick]]
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**[[George Wyeth]]
 
**[[George Wyeth]]
 
**[[Patrick Henry]]
 
**[[Patrick Henry]]
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**[[William Paca]]
 
**[[William Penn]]
 
**[[William Penn]]
 
**[[Henry Clay]]
 
**[[Henry Clay]]
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**[[John Marshall]]
 
**[[John Marshall]]
 
**[[John Rutledge]]
 
**[[John Rutledge]]
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**[[Abraham Lincoln]]
  
 
*'''Religious Figures'''
 
*'''Religious Figures'''
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**[[Brigham Young]]
 
**[[Brigham Young]]
  
*'''Writers'''
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*'''Writers and thinkers'''
 
**[[Hans Christian Andersen]]
 
**[[Hans Christian Andersen]]
 
**[[Robert Browning]] (1812-1889), a brilliant English poet.  
 
**[[Robert Browning]] (1812-1889), a brilliant English poet.  
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**[[C. S. Lewis]]
 
**[[C. S. Lewis]]
 
**[[Sean O’Casey]]
 
**[[Sean O’Casey]]
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**[[Beatrix Potter]] - Victorian illustrator and writer of children's stories still loved today.<ref>[http://www.peterrabbit.com/potters-world-life.asp Beatrix Potter's life]</ref>
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**[[Herbert Spencer]]
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**[[Jonathan Krohn]]
  
 
*'''Artists and Social Figures'''
 
*'''Artists and Social Figures'''
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**[[Florence Nightingale]]
 
**[[Florence Nightingale]]
 
**[[Leo Tolstoy]]
 
**[[Leo Tolstoy]]
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==References==
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[[Category:Homeschooling]]
 
[[Category:Homeschooling]]
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[[Category:People who were Educated at Home]]

Latest revision as of 23:41, 27 June 2016

Lists abound of famous achievers who were taught at home, some more accurate than others.[1][2] Conservapedia believes that the people in the following list were arguably homeschooled, though their educational background has not yet been thoroughly researched by our editors.

References

  1. http://www.eadshome.com/Famoushomeschooled.htm
  2. http://www.education-reform.net/dropouts.htm
  3. Beatrix Potter's life