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Edith Wilson

25th First Lady of the United States

(1915-1921)


Full Name: Edith Bolling Galt Wilson

Born: October 15, 1872

Birthplace: Wytheville, Virginia

Father: William H. Bolling (1837-1899)

Mother: Sarah S. Bolling (1843-1925)

First Husband: Norman Galt (1864-1908)

Married: 1896

Second Husband: Woodrow Wilson (1856-1924)

Married: December 18, 1915

Religious Preference: Unknown

Age at Inauguration: 43

Served: December 18, 1915 - March 4, 1921

Died: December 28, 1961

Age at Death: 89

Buried: Washington, D.C.

First Lady at Time of Death: Jacqueline Kennedy