The script font “Jefferson” is based on real handwriting of Thomas Jefferson.
Luckily there is a draft of original text of the Declaration of Independence written by Jefferson available . It was used as a primary source for this font. The Jefferson font was developed by Gennady Fridman for ParaType in 2005.
It is in OpenType format with a contextual substitution of letterforms and specific ligatures.
Jefferson Font families
The Jefferson includes the following font families:
Here is a preview of how Jefferson will look. For more previews using your own text as an example, click here.
Is Jefferson A free font? Is Jefferson Free to Download?
No,Jefferson is not free to download. You will need to pay for it I'm afraid.
Almost every font that we list on HighFonts.com is a paid-for, premium font. We do have a Free Fonts section where we list free fonts that you can download.
There is no point trying to find a free download of Jefferson so please don't waste your time looking.
It is highly unlikely that you'll be able to find Jefferson for free. There's a lot of websites that will say "Free Download" but these are just attempts to get you to click on a link which will either take you to an ad landing page or you risk getting viruses on your computer. In the rare occasion that you do find a free download for Jefferson remember that it's illegal to use a font if you didn't pay for it!
If you really want Jefferson and you want to truly own it the legal and safe way, then click here to visit the download and purchase page on MyFonts.com. Here you will be able to obtain the proper license. The designer and publisher deserves to be paid for their work, as they have put in the hours and the creativity to produce such an amazing font. Good luck with your purchase and future use of this font. :)