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Edith Roosevelt

22nd First Lady of the United States

(1901-1909)


Full Name: Edith Kermit Carow Roosevelt

Born: August 6, 1861

Birthplace: Norwich, Connecticut

Father: Charles Carow (1825-1883)

Mother: Gertrude E. Carow (1836-1895)

Husband: Theodore Roosevelt (1858-1919)

Married: December 2, 1886

Religious Preference: Episcopalian

Previous Experience: First Lady of New York, Second Lady of the United States

Age at Inauguration: 40

Served: September 14, 1901 - March 4, 1909

Died: September 30, 1948

Age at Death: 87

Buried: Oyster Bay, New York

First Lady at Time of Death: Bess Truman