George and Martha Washington's Marriage to Colonel George Washington. She was already married once, a widow and mother to 4 children. 2 children died previously leaving John "Jacky" Custis & Martha "Patsy" Custis for George to love as his own.
Martha Dandridge Custis Washington – Although the title was not coined until after her death, Martha Washington is considered to be the first First Lady of the U. During her lifetime, she was known as "Lady Washington".