Term- April 30, 1789 to March 4, 1797
Birth: Pope's Creek (Wakefield) Westmoreland County, Virginia, February 22, 1732.
Marriage: Kent County, Virginia, January 6, 1759 to Martha Dandridge Custis, who was born in New Kent County, Virginia, June 21, 1731. Martha died at Mount Vernon, Virginia, May 22, 1802, and is buried at Mount Vernon, Virginia.
Children: None (adopted two children from his wife's first marriage)
Home: Mount Vernon, Virginia
Education: Private Tutoring by family.
Occupation before Presidency: Surveyor, soldier, planter.
Military Service: Virginia Militia (1752-1758); Commander in Chief of Continental Army 1775-1783).
Pre-Presidential Offices: Member of Virginia House of Burgesses Justice of Fairfax County, Delegate to First and Second Continental Congresses, President of Constitutional Convention.
Age at Inauguration: 57
First Administration: Vice-President:
John Adams, Inauguration April 30, 1789, Federal Hall, New York, NY
Second Administration: Vice-President: John Adams, Inauguration March 4, 1793,
Senate Chamber of Congress Hall, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Occupation after Presidency: Planter and General of the Army
Death: Mount Vernon, Virginia, December 14, 1799
Cause of Death: Pneumonia at age 67
Place of Burial: Mount Vernon, Virginia