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George Washington is called "the father of his country" for his crucial role in fighting for, creating and leading the United States of America in its earliest days. George Washington was a surveyor, farmer and soldier who rose to command the Colonial forces in the Revolutionary War. He held the ragtag Continental Army together -- most famously during a frigid encampment at Valley Forge, Pennsylvania during the winter of 1777-78 -- and eventually led them to victory over the British. His succe More>>

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French and Indian War • Battle of Jumonville Glen • Battle of Fort Necessity • Braddock .... His father died of a sudden illness in April 1743 when George was eleven years old, and his ..... Washington did not explicitly seek the office of commander and said that he was not equal to it, but there was no serious competition.

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An artist's depiction of George Washington's final moments. - Life of George ... As the morning progressed Washington did not feel any relief. Martha requested ...

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Dec 14, 2014 ...George Washington at Mount Vernon” by Alfred Jacob Miller. ... Washington simply did not want her leaving the fire-warmed bedroom for the damp, cold outside. ... He told Dr. Craik: “Doctor, I die hard; but I am not afraid to go; ...

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On December 12th, 1799, George Washington in his 68th year of life, rode out .... also does not fit the disease process from which General Washington died.

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On this day in History, George Washington dies on Dec 14, 1799. Learn more ... Millions of Americans did, however, make it through the film that... facebook ...

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Dec 14, 2016 ... On December 14, 1799, George Washington died at his home after a ... “The truth of the matter is that they did the best they could, against a ...

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On this day in History, First U.S. President George Washington dies on Dec 14, ... growing old and disillusioned with vicious partisan politics, he did not want to ...

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George Washington George Washington's last words were, "Let me go off quietly. ... But he did leave an astounding mark on American history and culture.