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Ida Bishop Lewelling
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Birth: Apr. 4, 1862
Death: Sep. 3, 1907

From KANSAS FIRST FAMILIES AT HOME, 1993

Ida Bishop Lewelling, the wife of Kansas' first Populist governor, was an ardent reformer and worked diligently with her husband, Lorenzo, in his campaigns. She remained at the family home in Wichita during her husband's term, but the governor's daughter, Jessie, moved to Topeka with her father and served as his official hostess. They lived at the Chesterfield Hotel on Kansas Avenue.
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 Spouse:
  Lorenzo Dow Lewelling (1846 - 1900)
 
 Children:
  Ruth Lewelling (1889 - 1909)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Maple Grove Cemetery
Wichita
Sedgwick County
Kansas, USA
Plot: Section A, Lot 108, Grave 11
 
Created by: Bill Pennington
Record added: Jan 25, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 33263045
Ida <i>Bishop</i> Lewelling
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Ida <i>Bishop</i> Lewelling
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Ida <i>Bishop</i> Lewelling
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