Charles Washington

Charles Washington

Stafford County, Virginia, USA
Death 16 Sep 1799 (aged 60)
Burial Charles Town, Jefferson County, West Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 18687554 · View Source
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Charles Washington was the youngest son of Augustine Washington and his second wife, Mary (Ball) Washington, and was the youngest brother of President George Washington. He was married in 1757 to Mildred Thornton, the daughter of Colonel Francis Thornton and his wife, Frances (Gregory) Thornton. They settled in what is now Jefferson County, West Virginia, in 1780 and founded the city of Charles Town. They resided there on their estate, Happy Retreat.

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