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 Lillien Mayhew Gault Wolfe

Lillien Mayhew Gault Wolfe

Original Name Cox
Birth
Saint Peter, Minnesota, USA
Death 19 Sep 1963 (aged 98)
Saint Peter, Minnesota, USA
Burial Saint Peter, Nicollet County, Minnesota, USA
Memorial ID 8379 · View Source
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First woman mayor in Minnesota, she served as mayor of St. Peter from 1921 to 1922. When Mrs. Gault finished her term as mayor, she ran unsuccessfully for Congress on the Prohibition ticket, she was defeated by the Incumbent Republican. Her father E. St. Julien Cox, was the town's first mayor, from 1865 to 1867. Her mother, was a distant cousin of President Grover Cleveland. Her first husband, A. K. Gault, was a distant relative of Vice-President Aaron Burr.


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  • Added: 7 Feb 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 8379
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Lillien Mayhew Gault Wolfe (26 Oct 1864–19 Sep 1963), Find A Grave Memorial no. 8379, citing Greenhill Cemetery, Saint Peter, Nicollet County, Minnesota, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .