Martha Washington Jefferson

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Martha Washington Jefferson - Martha Washington Jefferson, known as Patsy to her  family, was the eldest surviving daughter of Jefferson and Martha Wayles Skelton  Jefferson, born September 27, 1772. She was married to Thomas Mann Randolph at  Monticello upon returning from France, and bore twelve children. She served as hostess  at the President's House during Jefferson's administrations, and later helped the family  gather itself after Jefferson's death and their disinheritance.  Maria Jefferson - Maria Jefferson, known as Polly to her family, was the youngest  surviving daughter of Jefferson and Martha Wayles Skelton Jefferson, born August 1,  1778. As a child, she traveled to France to join her father and sister, and upon returning  to the United States, married John Eppes. She died from the complications of childbirth  at the age of twenty-four.  Jane Randolph Jefferson - Jane Randolph Jefferson was married to Peter Jefferson, 
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