Martha Washington’s Enslaved People

What You Didn’t Know About the First, First Family

Martha Dandridge got married when she was 18-years-old; not to George, that came later. She had a lot going for her; she came from a wealthy family and was fairly well educated in a time when most women weren’t given the opportunity. She married a man 20 years her senior, Daniel Parke Custis, who had a 17,000-acre…



Stories in this publication will focus on Black History and a little White History that has been distorted. We’ll focus on people and policies and the impact they continue to have on America today.

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