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 John Parke “Jacky” Custis

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John Parke “Jacky” Custis

Birth
New Kent, New Kent County, Virginia, USA
Death 5 Nov 1781 (aged 26)
Eltham, New Kent County, Virginia, USA
Burial Mount Vernon, Fairfax County, Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 119511159 View Source

John was Born in 1754 to Martha Dandrigman and Daniel Parke Custis 3rd Child of Daniel the other 2 died as a ifant later in 1755 her Sister Martha "Patsy" Parke Cusits was born later after his sisters birth His father Daniel dies later his mother married Geroge Washigton he adopted him and Martha he nicknamed John "Jacky" and Martha "Patsy" later his sister Martha dies aged 17 after her death John Parke Custis married Eleanor Calvert and had 4 children Elizabeth , Martha , Eleanor "Nelly" , George "Wash" ..Eleanor married Lawrence Lewis his mother was Betty Washigton Lewis (sister of Geroge Washington)
John later got "Camp Fever" and later died during the American Revaluationery War John's children Eleanor , George they were too young so they were apoted by Geroge & Martha Washington and rasied at mount Vernon Jackys body was taken to Mt.Vernon for burial to crushed Geroge Washington
George Washigton later became President (1789-1797)

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HIS SISTER MARTHA (PATSY) PARKE CUSTIS
BORN IN 1755 TO DANIEL AND MARTHA (NEE: DANDIRGMAN) CUSTIS
AFTER HER FATHERS DEATH HER MOTHER MARTHA MARRIED GEROGE WASHINGTON AND APOTED HER AND HER BROTHER JOHN (JACKY) THEY WERE BOTH RAISED IN MT. VERNON GEROGE ORDERED TOYS FOR JACKY AND PATSY WHEN THEY WERE YOUNG. GEROGE WASHINGTON ONCE ORDERED A DOLL FOR YOUNG PATSY BUT THE DOLL CAME LATE . Martha "Patsy" Parke Custis died at Mt. Vernon aged 17 she was the LAST daughter of Martha Washington


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JOHN CUSTIS
1754-1781

Gravesite Details

Join The American Revelatory War but died of "Camp Fever" not a Gun Wound


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  • Created by: B. Loor
  • Added: 29 Oct 2013
  • Find a Grave Memorial 119511159
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/119511159/john-parke-custis : accessed ), memorial page for John Parke “Jacky” Custis (27 Nov 1754–5 Nov 1781), Find a Grave Memorial ID 119511159, citing Mount Vernon Estate, Mount Vernon, Fairfax County, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by B. Loor (contributor 48233099) .