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Ida McKinley

21st First Lady of the United States

(1897-1901)


Full Name: Ida Saxton McKinley

Born: June 8, 1847

Birthplace: Canton, Ohio

Father: James A. Saxton (1816-1887)

Mother: Katherine Saxton (1827-1873)

Husband: William McKinley (1843-1901)

Married: January 25, 1871

Religious Preference: Presbyterian

Previous Experience: First Lady of Ohio

Age at Inauguration: 49

Served: March 4, 1897 - September 14, 1901

Died: May 26, 1907

Age at Death: 59

Buried: Canton, Ohio

First Lady at Time of Death: Edith Roosevelt