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Ellen (Herndon) Arthur

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Ellen (Herndon) Arthur

Wife of President Chester A. Arthur

    Ellen "Nell" Lewis Herndon

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    • 1st Generation
    • Ahnentafel No:
    • Birth Date:
    • 30 Aug 1837 
    • Birth Location:
    • Culpeper Court House, Culpeper Co., Virginia 
    • Christening Date:
    • Christening Location:
    • Death Date:
    • 12 Jan 1880 
    • Death Location:
    • New York, New York 
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    • Notes: 
    • Ellen Herndon was the wife of President Chester Arthur, but she was not a First Lady of the United States as she had died prior to her husband becoming President.

      Ellen's great-great-grandfather was Revolutionary War General Hugh Mercer, who was himself a direct ancestor of General George S. Patton.

  • Marriages for Ellen "Nell" Lewis Herndon

    • Spouse:
    • Chester Alan Arthur
    • Marriage Date:
    • 25 Oct 1859
    • Marriage Location:
    • New York, New York

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