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Ellen Wilson

24th First Lady of the United States


Full Name: Ellen Louise Axson Wilson

Born: May 15, 1860

Birthplace: Savannah, Georgia

Father: Samuel E. Axson (1836-1884)

Mother: Margaret J. Axson (1838-1881)

Husband: Woodrow Wilson (1856-1924)

Married: June 24, 1885

Religious Preference: Unknown

Previous Experience: First Lady of New Jersey

Age at Inauguration: 52

Served: March 3, 1913 - August 6, 1914

Died: August 6, 1914

Age at Death: 54

Buried: Rome, Georgia

First Lady at Time of Death: Died in Service