Information from "Windows Into Our Past A Genealogy of the Cowne, Gough & Associated Families, Volume 2", compiled by Judy Parsons Smith © 1998.
Lawrence & Mildred (
Captain Augustine Washington , son of Lawrence & Mildred (Warner) Washington , b. 1693/94, Wakefield, Westmoreland Co., Virginia; d. 12 Apr 1743, Ferry Farm, King George Co., Virginia; m 1st to Jane Butler ; m 2nd 6 MAR 1730/31 to Mary Ball , b. 1708/09.
Mrs. Mary Washington (O) is found in the records of Spotsylvania County as providing bacon for the use of the Continental Armies between the years of 1774-1786.[i]
8. John Augustine , b. 1735/36 ; John Washington (O) is found in the records of Spotsylvania County as providing bacon for the use of the Continental Armies between the years of 1774-1786.[ii]
5. George Washington Esq., son of Capt. Augustine & Mary (Ball) Washington , b. 11 Feb 1732, Pope's Creek, Westmoreland Co., Virginia; d. 14 Dec 1799, Mount Vernon, Fairfax Co., Virginia; bur. Mount Vernon, Fairfax Co., Virginia; m. 6 Jan 1759, New Kent Co., Virginia to Martha Dandridge , b. 21 Jun 1731, New Kent Co., VA; d. 22 May 1802, Mount Vernon, Fairfax Co., VA. There were no children by this marriage.
George Washington , Esq. was commissioned on 13 Dec 1752 to be Major and Adjutant of the Militia, Horse and Foot, in the counties of Princess Anne , Norfolk, Nansemond, Isle of Wight, Southampton, Surrey, Brunswick, Prince George, Dinwiddie, Chesterfield, Amelia, and Cumberland and took the oath on 10 Feb 1735.[iv]
George Washington was elected without opponent by 69 electoral votes. He was in office from 1789 to 1797 (two terms). His vice-president was his successor John Adams . He refused to run for a third term and - thereby - unofficially instituted the2-term rule for American presidents, the only exception being Franklin Delano Roosevelt
Martha Dandridge , had m 1st to Daniel Parke Custis . Daniel Parke & Martha (Dandridge) Custis had:
Daniel Parke Custis
, b. 1750/51
5.2. Frances Parke Custis , b. 1753
5.3. John Custis , b. 1754
5.4. Martha Patsy Custis , b. 1755