Martha Dandridge Custis Washington was the wife of George Washington, the first president of the United States. Although the title was not coined until after her death, Martha Washington is considered to be the first First Lady of the United States.
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The cover is a modern imagining of what Martha Washington looked like as a young woman of Virginia. This painting hangs in the Education Center at Mount Vernon. Biography - Martha Washington: An American Life by Patricia Brady
First Lady Letitia Christian Tyler, BIO, wife of President John Tyler. First Lady 1841 - 1842 Letitia's tenure as First Lady ended with her death. She was the first of three First Ladies to die during her incumbency and in the White House itself.
From Martha to Michelle: The changing faces (and fashions) of America's 43 First Ladies
America's First Ladies: Eliza Johnson: Andrew Johnson's wife was the youngest of all First Ladies getting married at just She appeared publicly as First Lady on only 2 occasions, including the president's birthday party in 1867