Frances <I>Cox</I> Henderson

Frances Cox Henderson

Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 25 Jan 1897 (aged 76)
East Orange, Essex County, New Jersey, USA
Burial Orange, Essex County, New Jersey, USA
Memorial ID 9104765 · View Source
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First Lady of Texas; She married J. Pinckney Henderson in London, England, in 1839, and became the first First Lady of Texas when he was elected the first Governor of the State of Texas, serving from 1846 to 1847. Her husband, who died in 1858, is buried in the Texas State Cemetery in Austin, Texas.

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  • Originally Created by: Garver Graver
  • Added: 15 Jul 2004
  • Find A Grave Memorial 9104765
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Frances Cox Henderson (21 Jul 1820–25 Jan 1897), Find A Grave Memorial no. 9104765, citing Rosedale Cemetery, Orange, Essex County, New Jersey, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave (contributor 8) .