Henrietta Maria <I>Chamberlain</I> King

Henrietta Maria Chamberlain King

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
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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.

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  • 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) .