Mary Anna Custis Lee

Mary Anna Randolph Custis Lee (October 1, 1807 – November 5, 1873) was the great-granddaughter of Martha Custis Washington, step-great-granddaughter of George Washington, and daughter of George Washington Custis, the step-grandson and adopted son of George Washington. She was also wife of Robert E. Lee, the prominent career military officer who commanded the Confederate Army of Northern Virginia during the American Civil War.[1] They married at her parents' home, Arlington House, in Virginia in 1831, and had seven children together; he predeceased her by three years.

Mary Anna Custis Lee
Born
Mary Anna Randolph Custis

(1807-10-01)October 1, 1807
DiedNovember 5, 1873(1873-11-05) (aged 66)
Resting placeUniversity Chapel
Washington and Lee University
Lexington, Virginia, U.S.
Notable work
Recollections and Private Memoirs of Washington, by his Adopted Son George Washington Parke Custis, with a Memoir of this Author by his Daughter (1859)
Spouse(s)
(m. 1831; died 1870)
Children
Parent(s)
RelativesMartha Washington (great-grandmother)
Mary Anna Custis Lee

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