Hannah Van Buren

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Birthday
8, 1783
Birthplace
New York
Death Date
Feb 5, 1819 (35)
Birth Sign
Pisces
Birthday
8, 1783
Birthplace
New York
Death Date
Feb 5, 1819 (35)

About

The wife of the eighth U.S. President, Martin Van Buren. She is still considered a First Lady of the United States despite the fact that she died before her husband became President.

Before Fame

She and Martin grew up as childhood sweethearts, in a tight-knit Dutch community in New York.

Trivia

Her oldest son married a relative of Dolley Madison's (James Madison's wife).

Family Life

She had four children with Martin Van Buren.

Associated With

One of her sons married a relative of Sleepy Hollow author Washington Irving.