Judy was the mother of Mary, Becca, and James. Judy appears to have died ca. 1844, leaving her children orphaned when they were between 3 and 7 years old.
Take a peek at some of our recent preventative measures in the house!
Ever wonder how our garden statuary is cared for? Read here to find out more!
An overview of the first week-long Building Documentation Expedition
Dive into the ins & outs of storing Montpelier’s decorative arts collection.
How does your vocabulary match up to James Madison’s? Take our Madisonian Vocabulary Quiz and find out!
Welcome to Museum Accessioning 101.
A surprising discovery led to the recreation of one of the most eye catching elements in the house
James Madison received John as a gift from his father, along with John’s mother Sinar and his five siblings. John accompanied Madison to Philadelphia in 1787 and New York in 1788.