Lucy Ware Webb Hayes was married to President Rutherford B. Hayes and was First Lady of the United States from 1877 to 1881. Lucy grew up in Ohio, graduated from Wesleyan Female College at the age of 18 and married Hayes, a lawyer, in 1852. During the Civ...
August 28, 1831,
June 25, 1889
Historians have christened her "Lemonade Lucy" due to her staunch support of
the temperance movement; however, contrary to popular belief, she was never ...
Nicknamed affectionately both "Mother Lucy" and "Lemonade Lucy", she was
well known for caring for wounded infantrymen in her husband's command
The nickname "Lemonade Lucy" cannot be specifically dated to the Hayes
Administration, although there were anecdotes about her serving lemonade that
Her decision to ban alcohol from White House events earned her the nickname “
Lemonade Lucy” from her critics, but she was a popular first lady, and her public
Aug 7, 2014 ... In fact “Lemonade Lucy,” as she was nicknamed by her critics, did not object to
drinking by others and was far more interested in education and ...
Feb 5, 2013 ... Lucy Ware Webb Hayes (August 28, 1831 - June 25, 1889) was the wife of
President Rutherford B. Hayes. Historians christened her ...
Jan 8, 2007 ... Lucy Webb Hayes Quote: She was a strong supporter of Temperance, and no
alcohol was served in the White House during the Hayes ...
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