Edith (Carow) Roosevelt (1861-1948)

Mrs Edith Kermit (Carow) Roosevelt, First Lady of the United States

Her tenure resulted in the creation of an official White House staff, and her formal dinners and ceremonial processions served to elevate the position of First Lady.
Contributed by Mark Meredith on 16/10/2018 and last updated on 04/08/2021.