Declaration of Independence

Project by: Sara H-S

Declaration of Independence

Thomas Jefferson, George Washington, and three others wrote this. It declared independence. It was written in Philadelphia. On the fourth of July it was published. It was important to society.

Martha Washington

She was the first wife of George Washington. She also married Daniel Parke Custis. The couple would have 4 children, though only 2, Jack and Patsy. Custis died in the summer of 1757. Martha became the inheritor of his 15,000- acre estate.