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• April 8, 2010 • Leave a Comment

George Washington Courts and Proposes Marriage to Martha Dandridge Custis, the future Martha Washington. She was the daughter of the wealthy and influential John Dandridge. She was the widow of Daniel Parke Custis with whom she had four children. Only two of her children survived into her marriage with Washington.

• March 13, 2010 • 1 Comment