|
|
|
Linn County Leader - Brookfield, MO
American history since 1492
Birth of a future First Lady
email print
About this blog
By Liz Davis

\x34Historically Yours\x34 by Liz Davis is a blog about American historical trivia--anything American since 1492.

Recent Posts
Oct. 18, 2014 12:01 a.m.
Oct. 11, 2014 12:01 a.m.
Oct. 4, 2014 12:01 a.m.
Sept. 27, 2014 12:01 a.m.
Sept. 20, 2014 12:01 a.m.
By Liz Davis
June 30, 2013 1:26 a.m.



June 30, 1768

Birth of a future First Lady

Elizabeth Kortright, a future First Lady, was born on June 30, 1768, in New York City, NY. Her father, Lawrence Kortright was a Loyalist officer in the American Revolution. After the Revolution, Elizabeth married James Monroe who would later become the fifth President of the United States.

http://www.firstladies.org/biographies/firstladies.aspx?biography=5

 

Recent Posts

    latest blogs

    • Community
    • National