Martha Jefferson Randolph, Jefferson’s daughter

1772 - 1836

Martha Jefferson was born at Monticello on September 27, 1772. Her father was Thomas Jefferson. Her mother was Martha Wayles Jefferson. When she was ten years old, her mother died. Martha recalled that her father "kept to his room for three weeks. .." Martha shared her father’s sadness. Thomas Jefferson encouraged Martha’s studies. When she…

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