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This is a sample illustration from In Times Past: An Encyclopedia for Integrating US History with Literature in Grades 3-8 by Carol Otis Hurst and Rebecca Otis (Order from SRA/McGraw-Hill, 1993. ISBN 0-7829-0155-7)

Role Playing Card

Name Residence
Family Background Personal Information
Native Country and Time Birthdate
Ethnic Background Birthplace
Father's Name Education
Father's Birthdate Occupation
Father's Birthplace Religion
Father's Social Class Spouse's Name
Father's Religion Spouse's Birthdate
Mother's Name Spouse's Birthplace
Mother's Birthdate Spouse's Education
Mother's Birthplace Date of Marriage
Mother's Social Class Children (names, date and place of birth)
Mother's Religion  
Sisters Death (year and cause)

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