An American Mystery: What Happened to Theodosia Burr?

Most people know of Theodosia Burr from the beautiful Hamilton song “Dear Theodosia,” in which Aaron Burr sings to his infant daughter at the end of the first act of the musical. Few, however, know about Theodosia’s life, as well as her mysterious death. Theodosia was Burr’s only surviving child. By all accounts, she was … Continue reading An American Mystery: What Happened to Theodosia Burr?