Hannah Van Buren

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Hannah Van Buren
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Personal details
Born Hannah Hoes
(1783-03-08)March 8, 1783
Kinderhook, New York, U.S.
Died February 5, 1819(1819-02-05) (aged 35)
Albany, New York
Spouse(s) Martin Van Buren
Children Abraham Van Buren, John Van Buren, Martin Van Buren Jr., and Smith Thompson Van Buren

Hannah Hoes Van Buren (born Hoes; March 8, 1783 – February 5, 1819) was the wife of the eighth President of the United States, Martin Van Buren. She died in 1819, before Martin Van Buren became President. He never remarried and was one of the few Presidents to be unmarried while in office.

During his term, his daughter-in-law, Angelica, performed the role of hostess of the White House and First Lady of the United States.

Van Buren died of tuberculosis.

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