Estate System 1st Estate - In the first estate this is where the clergy is placed. They are highly placed and the most respected. 1% of the people in France and they own 10% of the land.2nd Estate - In the second estate this is where the kings and nobles are placed. This is 2% of the people in France and they own 25% of the land.3rd Estate - In the 3rd estate this is where the commoners are placed. Commoners are the middle class, peasants, and city workers. This is 97% of the people and they only own 65% of the land.
Causes or French Revolution *American Revolution *Enlightenment*Economic Problems*Deficit Spending*Ineffective and Inefficient govt*Conflict between the Three estates
March on Versailles Lot of women marched down road from Paris to Versailles and they wanted to see the king. Louis and Marie Antoinette locked themselves down in their champers and apartments because they didn't want to be seen by these angry woman. They refused to leave without the return of the King and Queen to Paris. This was a very important part in the French Revolution.