"The tradition in my father's family was that their ancestor came to this country from Wales ... "
Martha Jefferson Randolph and her family were a constant presence in Jefferson's world, living with him in Washington, D.C. and Monticello, where she ran his household as the plantation's mistress.
“god bless you my ever dear daughter and preserve you safe to be the blessing of us all"
Read Billy L. Wayson's account of Martha Jefferson Randolph’s life in the tumultuous years of the early Republic.
Historian and legal scholar Annette Gordon-Reed brings to life not only Sally Hemings and Thomas Jefferson but also their children and Hemings's siblings, who shared a father with Jefferson's wife, Martha.
John B. Boles plumbs every facet of Thomas Jefferson's life, including Jefferson the politician and political thinker, architect; scientist; and patriarch..
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