“This is James Hemings. The slave & personal "Chef" to Thomas Jefferson. Considered by sum, to be America's first "Great Chef". Was the older brother of Sally Hemings who both were half - brother and sister to Thomas Jefferson's wife Martha.
Thomas Jefferson -- Founding Father of the United States of America. Author of the Declaration of Independence, Member of the U. Congress, Governor of Virginia, U. Secretary of State and third president of America.