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Lucretia Garfield

17th First Lady of the United States


Full Name: Lucretia Rudolph Garfield

Born: April 19, 1832

Birthplace: Hiram, Ohio

Father: Zebulon Rudolph (1803-1897)

Mother: Arabella Mason Rudolph (1810-1879)

Husband: James A. Garfield (1831-1881)

Married: November 11, 1858

Religious Preference: Church of Christ

Age at Inauguration: 48

Served: March 4, 1881 - September 19, 1881

Died: March 14, 1918

Age at Death: 85

Buried: Cleveland, Ohio

First Lady at Time of Death: Edith Wilson