Natural Born Citizen Explained! To understand what the term natural born citizen means, one must understand that before July 4, 1776, everyone born in the new world was born a subject of the King of England, not a citizen. In fact, our first presidents were all born as subjects of the King of England: George Washington John Adams Thomas Jefferson James Madison James Monroe John Quincy Adams Andrew Jackson William Henry Harrison[...]
Dolley Madison. born May 20, 1768, was the wife of 4th United States President James Madison. She was a great asset to Madison's career. During the burning of the White House in 1814, she saved many state papers and a portrait of George Washington from the advancing British.