Dixie Bibb Graves, U.S. Senator

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Dixie Graves (Bibb)

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Birthplace: Montgomery, Montgomery County, Alabama, United States
Death: Died in Montgomery, Montgomery County, Alabama, United States
Place of Burial: Montgomery, Montgomery County, Alabama, United States
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Daughter of Peyton Bibb and Isabel Bibb
Wife of Bibb Graves, Governor

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About Dixie Bibb Graves, U.S. Senator

http://www.awhf.org/graves.html

http://bioguide.congress.gov/scripts/biodisplay.pl?index=G000391

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dixie_Bibb_Graves

Dixie Bibb Graves (July 26, 1882 – January 21, 1965) was a United States Senator and former First Lady from the state of Alabama. The first woman Senator from Alabama, she was appointed to the Senate by her husband, then Governor Bibb Graves, to fill the vacancy caused by the resignation of Hugo L. Black. She was the first married woman to serve in the Senate; all previous female senators were widows. Graves served from August 20, 1937 to her resignation on January 10, 1938.

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Dixie Bibb Graves, U.S. Senator's Timeline

1882
July 26, 1882
Montgomery, Montgomery County, Alabama, United States
1965
January 21, 1965
Age 82
Montgomery, Montgomery County, Alabama, United States
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Montgomery, Montgomery County, Alabama, United States