Lucy Ware Hayes (née Webb; August 28, 1831 – June 25, 1889) was the wife of President Rutherford B. Hayes and served as first lady of the United States from 1877 to 1881. Hayes was the first First Lady to have a college degree. She was also a more egalitarian hostess than previous First Ladies.
Lucy Ware Webb Hayes (28 de agosto de 1831-25 de junio de 1889) fue la esposa del presidente Rutherford B. Hayes, sirviendo como Primera dama de los Estados Unidos de 1877 a 1881. Hayes fue la primera primera dama en tener un título universitario. [ 1 ]
Lucy Hayes, American first lady (1877–81), the wife of Rutherford B. Hayes, 19th president of the United States, and the first presidential wife to graduate from college. Lucy Webb was the daughter of James Webb, a physician and ardent abolitionist, and Maria Cook Webb, who raised Lucy and her two.
Lucy Ware Webb Hayes served as First Lady of the United States as the wife of the 19th President, Rutherford B. Hayes (1877-1881). Nicknamed affectionately both “Mother Lucy” and “Lemonade ...
Lucy Webb Hayes. Fue la esposa del décimo noveno presidente de los Estados Unidos Rutherford B. Hayes, sirviendo como Primera dama entre los años 1877 a 1881.
Lucy first met Rutherford B. Hayes on the campus of Ohio Wesleyan University in Delaware. Two years later Lucy and Rutherford were married from Cincinnati in a simple ceremony on December 30, 1852. Eight children were born to the couple: Birchard Austin (1853-1926), Webb Cook (1856-1934), Rutherford Platt (1858-1927), Joseph Thompson (1861-1863
Lucy Hayes. Lucy Webb was born to parents James Webb and Maria Cook in Chillicothe, Ohio, on August 28, 1831. As a teenager, she took classes at Ohio Wesleyan University and later enrolled in Cincinnati Wesleyan Female College; her graduation in 1850 makes her the first first lady to graduate from college. 1.