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Where Did Martha Washington Sleep as a Widow?
12,731 views • December 14, 2018
After George Washington passed away on December 14, 1799, did Martha Washington ever sleep in their bedroom again? If not, where did she sleep? Senior curator of collections, Susan Schoelwer shares some interesting history about Martha Washington's life after George's death. Learn more about the death of George Washington: https://www.mountvernon.org/george-washington/martha-washington/the-deaths-of-george-martha/ #AskMountVernon