The Resource Mary Randolph Custis Lee letter

Mary Randolph Custis Lee letter

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Mary Randolph Custis Lee letter, 1858 Feb. 17
Title
Mary Randolph Custis Lee letter
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1858 Feb. 17
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Language
eng
Summary
Letter, dated 17 February 1858, from Mary Randolph Custis Lee (1808-1873) at Arlington in Alexandria County (now Arlington County), Virginia, to W. G. Webster concerning agitation among and disposal of slaves left to her by her father George Washington Parke Custis (1781-1857)
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Biographical or historical data
Mary Randolph Custis Lee was born 1 October 1808 at Annedale, Clarke County, Virginia to George Washington Parke Custis (1781-1857), the grandson of Martha Washington, and Mary Lee Fitzhugh (1788-1853). She married Robert E. Lee (1807-1870) at Arlington House 30 June 1831. Mary Custis Lee died 5 November 1873 in Lexington, Virginia.
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Vi
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Mary Randolph Custis Lee letter
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  • The Library of Virginia
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2
Immediate source of acquisition
Freeman, Douglas Southall
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000499788
Type of unit
p.

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