Martha Ellen Young Truman (November 25, 1852 – July 26, 1947) was the mother of U.S. president Harry Truman, the paternal grandmother of Margaret Truman, and the mother-in-law of Bess Truman .
Harry Truman’s Mother By House to House Heart to Heart 11711 Someone once said to Harry Truman’s mother, “Mrs. Truman, you must be very proud that a son of yours is in the White House.” She responded, “Well, yes, but I have another son who lives down the road—and I’m just as proud of him.” Ah, the wisdom of that mother!
22/01/2020 · When Harry Truman moved into 219 North Delaware in 1919, it was full of inlaws. His grandmother-in-law, his mother-in-law, a brother-in-law (who eventually married and had two children while living there). But for a majority of the time that Harry S Truman lived at 219 North Delaware Street, it was owned by his in-laws!
27/07/2021 · Harry Truman’s Mother July 27, 2021 Heart to Heart Publication Church Blog Someone once said to Harry Truman’s mother, “Mrs. Truman, you must be very proud that a son of yours is in the White House.” She responded, “Well, yes, but I have another son who lives down the road—and I’m just as proud of him.” Ah, the wisdom of that mother!
Mother of U.S. President Harry S. Truman _____ Truman's Mother Dies in Her Sleep President Loses Race by Plane To Her Bedside in Missouri Grandview, Mo., July 26 (U.R) Mrs. Martha Ellen Truman, 94, mother of the President, died in her sleep today while the Chief Executive was flying to her bedside, hoping vainly to reach her before death did.
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By Alonzo L. Hamby Few Presidents were as dedicated to their family as Harry S. Truman. Although his father died in 1914, Truman’s mother, Martha Ellen, lived into her nineties—long enough to see him succeed President Franklin D. Roosevelt. “Mama,” as Truman called his mother, passed away in 1947. She and her son had a very close relationship.