Washington, George


Born: 11 FEB 1732, Pope's Creek, Westmoreland Co., Virginia
Died: 14 DEC 1799, Mount Vernon, Fairfax Co., Virginia
Interred: Mount Vernon, Fairfax Co., Virginia
Notes:
Was elected without opponent by 69 electoral votes. Was in office from
1789 to 1797 (two terms). His vice-president was his successor John Adams.
Refused to run for a third term and - thereby - unofficially instituted the
2-term rule for american presidents, the only exception being Franklin Delano
Roosevelt.

Father: Washington, Augustine, b. 1693/94

Mother: Ball, Mary, b. 1708/09

Married 6 JAN 1759, New Kent Co., Virginia to Dandridge, Martha


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