Zerelda G. Wallace Photo

Zerelda G. Wallace

Born: Aug 6, 1817

Death: Mar 19, 1901

Birthplace: Kentucky

Nationality: United States

Zerelda G. Wallace

Date of Birth : Aug 6, 1817
Date of Death : Mar 19, 1901
Birth Place : Kentucky

Zerelda Gray Sanders Wallace was the First Lady of Indiana from 1837 to 1840, and a temperance activist, women's suffrage leader, and inspirational speaker in the 1870s and 1880s. She was a charter member of Central Christian Church, the first Christian Church in Indianapolis, Indiana. Her husband was David Wallace, the sixth governor of Indiana; Lew Wallace, one of her stepsons, became an American Civil War general and author.

Also known as


  • Zerelda Wallace

Spouse


  • David Wallace
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