Henrietta Maria <I>Chamberlain</I> King

Henrietta Maria Chamberlain King

Birth
St. Charles County, Missouri, USA
Death 31 Mar 1925 (aged 92)
Kleberg County, Texas, USA
Burial Kingsville, Kleberg County, Texas, USA
Plot Section B, Lot 1
Memorial ID 581 · View Source
Suggest Edits

Businesswoman. She assumed ownership of her husbands estate in 1885, consisting chiefly of 500,000 acres of ranch land and $500,000 in debts. Under her skillful and personal supervision, the King Ranch was freed of debt and increased in size reaching a size of 825,000 acres spreading over 4 counties.


Family Members

Parents
Spouse

Sponsored by Ancestry

Advertisement

Plan a visit to Chamberlain Cemetery?

Advertisement

Advertisement

  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 31 Dec 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 581
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Henrietta Maria Chamberlain King (21 Jul 1832–31 Mar 1925), Find A Grave Memorial no. 581, citing Chamberlain Cemetery, Kingsville, Kleberg County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave (contributor 8) .