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Ellen Wilson First Spouse Gold Coin First Lady, 1913 — 1914

May 8, 2018 - First Lady, 1913 — 1914 Ellen Louise Axson Wilson was born May 15, 1860, in Savannah, Georgia, the daughter of a Presbyterian minister. Her future husband and president, Woodrow Wilson, whose father was also a Presbyterian minister, was about six...

Edith Wilson First Spouse Gold Coin First Lady, 1915 — 1921

May 8, 2018 - First Lady, 1915 — 1921 Edith Bolling Galt Wilson was born in Wytheville, Virginia, on October 15, 1872. At 15, she went to Martha Washington College to study music and later to a smaller school in Richmond. She married her...

Edith Roosevelt First Spouse Gold Coin First Lady, 1901 — 1909

May 8, 2018 - First Lady, 1901 — 1909 Edith Kermit Carow Roosevelt was born August 6, 1861, in Norwich, Connecticut. Growing up in New York City near Union Square, she was a frequent visitor to future President Theodore Roosevelt’s grandparents’ home and became...

Caroline Harrison First Spouse Gold Coin First Lady, 1889—1892

May 8, 2018 - First Lady, 1889—1892 Caroline Lavinia Scott Harrison was born October 1, 1832, in Oxford, Ohio. She enjoyed painting for recreation, including china painting, which became one of her passions when she taught ceramic painting at her church. Along with her...

Lucy Hayes First Spouse Gold Coin First Lady, 1877—1881

May 8, 2018 - First Lady, 1877—1881 Lucy Ware Webb Hayes was born on August 28, 1831, in Chillicothe, Ohio, and attended Wesleyan Female College in Cincinnati, where she met Rutherford B. “Rud” Hayes. They married in 1852 and lived in Cincinnati until the...

Lucretia Garfield First Spouse Gold Coin First Lady, 1881

May 8, 2018 - First Lady, 1881 Lucretia Rudolph Garfield was born on April 19, 1832, in Garrettsville, Ohio. She first met future President “Jim” Garfield when both attended a nearby school, and they renewed their friendship in 1851 as students at the Western...

Julia Grant First Spouse Gold Coin First Lady, 1869–1877

May 8, 2018 - First Lady, 1869–1877 Julia Dent Grant was born on January 26, 1826, near St. Louis. She met future Union General and President Ulysses Grant at her affluent family’s plantation, White Haven, where he was welcomed as a former West Point...