\x34Historically Yours\x34 by Liz Davis is a blog about American historical trivia--anything American since 1492.
June 30, 1768
Birth of a future First Lady
Elizabeth Kortright, a future First Lady, was born on June 30, 1768, in New York City, NY. Her father, Lawrence Kortright was a Loyalist officer in the American Revolution. After the Revolution, Elizabeth married James Monroe who would later become the fifth President of the United States.