The Resource Item located in oversize box 55

Item located in oversize box 55

Label
1758-1773
Inclusive dates
1758-1773
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Estate ledger, 1758-1773, of the estate of Daniel Parke Custis (1711-1757) of New Kent County, Virginia, containing the accounts of his heirs, his widow Martha Dandridge Custis Washington (1731-1802) and his children John Parke Custis (1754-1781) and Martha Parke Custis (1756-1773). Much of the volume is illegible
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Biographical or historical data
Daniel Parke Custis was born 15 October 1710 in James City County to John Custis (b. 1678) and Frances Parke (1687-1715). He was a successful planter in New Kent County, Virginia, and served as a vestryman for St. Peter's Parish in New Kent County. He married Martha Dandridge (2 June 1731-22 May 1802) in 15 May 1750 and they had 4 children. Custis died 5 July 1757. After his death, Martha Dandridge Custis married George Washington (1732-1799) 6 January 1759.
Cataloging source
Vi
Form designation
Estate ledger
Label
Item located in oversize box 55
Note
Item located in oversize box 55
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
1
Immediate source of acquisition
Washington and Lee University
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001517329
Reproduction note
Photostats (negative).
Type of unit
v (22 leaves)

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