George Washington By tmarkle5 Feb 22, 1743 Birth Born in Virginia Period: Feb 22, 1743 to Dec 14, 1799 George Washington's life Feb 16, 1748 Started being a surveyor After he looked through his dad's old stuff. Feb 3, 1752 Lawrence died and became a commander of the Virginia army Seven Years war. Feb 3, 1754 Began fighting in the " French and Indian war" Seven years war Feb 3, 1759 Married Martha Custis Custis After that his wife and step sons moved in with him at Mount Vernon, Virginai Feb 3, 1774 Represented Virginia in the First Continental Congress Feb 3, 1775 The Revolutionary war started and was chosen to become general Dec 25, 1776 Battle at Trenton, New Jersy Dec 3, 1777 Valley Forge,Pennsylvanai The turning point of the war Feb 3, 1781 Huge win at Yorktown, Virginia Feb 3, 1783 Revoluionary war ended with a victory for the colonists. Feb 3, 1789 Became the first president The only president to get voted unanimousy. Four years later he was relected. Dec 14, 1799 Death of a farmer, general, and an old president, George Washington At Mont Vernon,Virginia his home.