Death of First Lady Hannah Hoes Van Buren

February 5, 1819

Death of First Lady Hannah Hoes Van Buren

Future President Martin Van Buren married Hannah Hoes in 1807. Hannah died on February 5, 1819, probably from tuberculosis, before Van buren became President in 1837.

www.whitehouse.gov/about/first-ladies

www.presidentsuse.net/vanburen.html