Frances Washington (Bassett) (1767 - 1796) MP

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Nicknames: "Washington;Lear;Fannie;"Franny "", "Lear"
Birthplace: Eltham, New Kent, Virginia
Death: Died in Georgetown, VA
Cause of death: tuberculosis
Managed by: Seth Wheatley, III
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About Frances Washington (Bassett)

Notes

  • The orphaned children of Charles Washington's oldest son, George Augustine Washington, and of Martha Washington's niece Frances Bassett Washington Lear, were named George Fayette, Charles Augustine, and Anna Maria. The children lived with their stepfather at Walnut Tree Farm, a part of the Mount Vernon Clifton's Neck land which Washington left to the two little boys.

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She was the daughter of Burwell Bassett and Anna Maria Dandridge Bassett, Anna was the sister of Martha Dandridge Custis Washington, and her first husband was George Augustine Washington, which she married Tobias Lear after George's death.



      
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Frances Washington's Timeline

1767
December 19, 1767
Eltham, New Kent, Virginia
1785
October 15, 1785
Age 17
Mount Vernon, Fairfax, Virginia
1788
April 3, 1788
Age 20
1790
January 17, 1790
Age 22
Mount Vernon, Fairfax, Virginia
1791
November 3, 1791
Age 23
Mount Vernon, Fairfax, Virginia
1795
1795
Age 27
1796
March 24, 1796
Age 28
Georgetown, VA