Abigail Greene <I>Aldrich</I> Rockefeller

Abigail Greene Aldrich Rockefeller

Birth
Providence, Providence County, Rhode Island, USA
Death 5 Apr 1948 (aged 73)
New York, New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA
Burial Sleepy Hollow, Westchester County, New York, USA
Memorial ID 6653100 · View Source
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Philanthropist. She was the daughter of Senator Nelson W. Aldrich. Married to John D. Rockefeller, Jr., she was the mother of Abby, John D. III, Nelson, Laurance, Winthrop, and David Rockefeller. She encouraged the establishment of the Museum of Modern Art in New York City, to which she donated over 2000 items, and the restoration of Colonial Williamsburg in Virginia, where the Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Folk Art Collection was dedicated.



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  • Added: 1 Aug 2002
  • Find A Grave Memorial 6653100
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Abigail Greene Aldrich Rockefeller (26 Oct 1874–5 Apr 1948), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6653100, citing Rockefeller Family Cemetery, Sleepy Hollow, Westchester County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .