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Lucy Hayes

16th First Lady of the United States

(1877-1881)


Full Name: Lucy Ware Webb Hayes

Born: August 28, 1831

Birthplace: Chillicothe, Ohio

Father: James Webb (1795-1833)

Mother: Maria Cook-Webb (1801-1866)

Husband: Rutherford B. Hayes (1822-1893)

Married: December 30, 1852

Religious Preference: Methodist

Age at Inauguration: 45

Served: March 4, 1877 - March 4, 1881

Died: June 25, 1889

Age at Death: 57

Buried: Fremont, Ohio

First Lady at Time of Death: Caroline Harrison