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Lawrence Augustine Washington

Birthdate: (49)
Birthplace: Harewood, Jefferson, Virginia, United States
Death: February 15, 1824 (49)
Wheeling, Virginia, United States
Place of Burial: Wheeling, West Virginia, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Col. Samuel Washington and Anne Washington
Husband of Mary Dorcas Washington
Father of Robert Wood Washington; Emma Tell Washington; Lawrence Augustine Washington, MD and Mary Dorcas Washington
Brother of Ferdinand Washington; Frederick Augustus Washington; Lucinda Washington; George Steptoe Washington, and Harriot Parks
Half brother of Thornton Augustine Washington; Tristram Washington; Infant Washington and John Perrin Washington

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About Lawrence Augustine Washington

Lawrence Augustine Washington (April 11, 1774 - February 15, 1824) was a nephew of United States President George Washington and son of Samuel Washington and his fourth wife, Anne Steptoe.

Lawrence was born at Harewood in what is now Jefferson County, West Virginia in 1774. He married Mary Dorcas Wood on November 6, 1797 in Winchester, Virginia. Together, the couple had four children. It is through his son, Dr. Lawrence Augustine Washington, that a direct Washington family lineage exists today.


  1. George Washington
  2. Emma Tell Washington (1812-1838)
  3. Lawrence Augustine Washington (1813-1882)
  4. Mary Dorcas Washington (1817-1861)
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Lawrence Augustine Washington's Timeline

April 11, 1774
Harewood, Jefferson, Virginia, United States
Age 33
Winchester, Frederick, Virginia
September 22, 1812
Age 38
Red House Shoals, Mason, Virginia
December 3, 1814
Age 40
Red House Shoals, Mason, Virginia
April 10, 1817
Age 42
Mason, Virginia
February 15, 1824
Age 49
Wheeling, Virginia, United States
Wheeling, West Virginia, United States