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Martha Washington

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Martha Washington was the wife of George Washington, the first president of the United States. ... She and Washington did not have children together but they did rear her two children by Daniel Park...

Martha Washington Biography :: National First Ladies' Library

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National First Ladies' Library's biography for Martha Washington. ... Eldest child; three brothers and five sisters, John Dandridge (1733-1749), William Dandridge ... No documentation suggesting to the contrary, it has been assumed that Martha .... One account does quote her as making a disparaging remark about ...

Early Life: Birth & Family of Origin · George Washington's Mount ...

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Martha Dandridge was the daughter of John Dandridge and Frances Jones, she grew up in a two-story house called Chestnut Grove, about thirty-five miles from ...

Martha Washington - U.S. First Lady - Biography.com

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Martha Washington was the wife of President George Washington and thus ... The couple would have four children, though only two, Jack and Patsy, lived past childhood. ... to Washington's Mount Vernon, Virginia plantation, where the family became ... She also held slaves in her household and did not favor manumission,  ...

Martha Washington - USHistory.org

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Martha Washington. martha. Picture: American Memory. Martha Washington ... reading and writing...something girls primarily did not receive at the time. ... had an epileptic seizure and as her condition worsened, she could no longer study. ... At Mt. Vernon, Martha gathered her family to get the smallpox inoculation...an iffy  ...

Martha Washington Biography - Childhood, Life Achievements ...

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Martha Washington, wife of George Washington the first president of the United ... She had seven siblings and was also rumored to have two illegitimate half- siblings. .... The couple did not have any children of their own but they raised her  ...

Martha Dandridge Custis Washington : The Colonial Williamsburg ...

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Martha Dandridge Custis Washington was born at Chestnut Grove in New Kent County ... Martha was the eldest of three brothers and five sisters, the youngest of  ...

Martha Washington - The American Revolutionary War

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In a letter from a relative on Martha Washington's side of the family, it is stated that ... in the army, Martha did not get to see her husband for another five months.

George Washington: Family Life—Miller Center

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Martha Washington had two young children from her first marriage, Martha and ... She had no children with George Washington. ... Jacky did poorly in school, grew up soft and lazy, and did little during the ... American President has changed!

George Washington, 1732–1799 | The Washington Papers

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A: No. He was born February 11, 1732, near Bridges Creek, on an estate later called Wakefield ... Q: Did George Washington have any brothers or sisters?

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Martha Washington | Martha Washington: A Life

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Early Life. Birth and Family of Origin. Chestnut Grove. Along with land, slaves became the basis of prosperity for Virginia planters and a sign of wealth and status.

Ten Facts About Martha Washington · George Washington's Mount ...

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Martha was born on June 2, 1731, making her 8 months older than George Washington ... more freedom to choose her own destiny than at any other point in her life. ... Rumors circulated about a suspicious fire at Mount Vernon that may have been ... dismay of her extended family, Martha Washington died on May 22, 1802.

Martha Washington (Dandridge) (1731 - 1802) - Genealogy - Geni

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Jun 9, 2016 ... Genealogy for Martha Washington (Dandridge) (1731 - 1802) family tree on Geni, with over ... She may have had an illegitimate half-sister (date of birth ... Martha and George Washington had no children together, but they raised ... period give us some idea of what Lady Washington did when she got there.