ALS : Charles Town, Va., to George Washington, 1799 Jan. 10.

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Lewis, Lawrence, 1767-1839. ALS : Charles Town, Va., to George Washington, 1799 Jan. 10.

ALS : Charles Town, Va., to George Washington, 1799 Jan. 10.

Reports on his recovered health, the prospects for winter crops, and family news including plans for his wedding to Martha Washington's niece Eleanor Parke (Nelly) Custis.

1 item (4 p.) ; 20 cm.

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Lewis, Nelly Custis, 1779-1852

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Born Eleanor Parke Custis, daughter of John Parke Custis, Martha Washington's son by her first marriage. Raised by George and Martha Washington; married George's nephew Lawrence Lewis. From the description of ALS, 12 Jan. 1800, Mount Vernon, to Mary Stead Pinckney. (Rosenbach Museum & Library). WorldCat record id: 122610706 Martha Washington's granddaughter who was also the adopted granddaughter of George Washington. From the description of Papers : of Eleano...

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Washington, George, 1732-1799

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George Washington (b. Feb. 22, 1732, Westmoreland County, Va.-d. Dec. 14, 1799, Mount Vernon, VA) was the first president of the United States, serving from 1789 to 1797. Washington came from a family of farmers and landowners. He had little education but showed an aptitude for mathematics. He used this talent to become a surveyor. At 15, Washington took a job as assistant surveyor on a team sent to map the Shenandoah Valley in western Virginia. In his early 20s, Washington joined the Virgin...

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Lewis, Lawrence, 1767-1839

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Son of George Washington's sister Betty Washington Lewis; one of George Washington's executors. From the description of ALsS : Woodlawn, N.J., to Robert Beverley, 1830-1839. (Rosenbach Museum & Library). WorldCat record id: 122316920 Son of George Washington's sister Betty Washington Lewis. From the description of ALS : Mount Vernon, to George Washington, Philadelphia, 1798 Nov. 21. (Rosenbach Museum & Library). WorldCat record id: 122489376 From...