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Mary Arthur McElroy

1841 - 1917

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Mary McElroy (née Arthur; July 5, 1841 – January 8, 1917) was the sister of the 21st president of the United States, Chester A. Arthur, and served as a hostess (acting as the first lady) for his administration (1881–1885). She assumed the role because Arthur's wife, Ellen, had died nearly two years earlier. She was born in Vermont and attended the progressive Emma Willard School. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mary Arthur McElroy has received more than 199,503 page views. Her biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). Mary Arthur McElroy is the 15,342nd most popular politician (down from 13,239th in 2019), the 8,732nd most popular biography from United States (down from 7,645th in 2019) and the 559th most popular American Politician.

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Among politicians, Mary Arthur McElroy ranks 15,342 out of 15,577Before her are Rufus Isaacs, 1st Marquess of Reading, Andrea Nahles, Alfred Raoul, Kristján Jónsson, Kono Yasui, and Daniel Elena. After her are Carmen Calvo Poyato, Michael Howard, José María Queipo de Llano, 7th Count of Toreno, Ram Vilas Paswan, Neven Mimica, and Charles Tupper.

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Among people born in 1841, Mary Arthur McElroy ranks 87Before her are Frederick Stanley, 16th Earl of Derby, Paul Eyschen, Manuel Candamo, Chrétien Waydelich, Kliment of Tarnovo, and James Gordon Bennett Jr.. After her are Nelson W. Aldrich, Charles Sprague Sargent, and Blanche Bruce. Among people deceased in 1917, Mary Arthur McElroy ranks 99Before her are James Dwight, José Manuel Pando, Stanley Maude, Chrétien Waydelich, James Crafts, and Giuseppe Veronese. After her are Albert Pinkham Ryder, Jules Vandenpeereboom, Charles Horton Peck, Richard Olney, Albert Ball, and Frank Odberg.

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Among people born in United States, Mary Arthur McElroy ranks 8,732 out of 18,182Before her are Joe Roth (1948), M. Scott Peck (1936), Wes Bentley (1978), Alan Jay Lerner (1918), Julian Casablancas (1978), and Blue Mitchell (1930). After her are Fritz Weaver (1926), Method Man (1971), Victoria Justice (1993), Norman Kerry (1894), James Cotton (1935), and Herbert Boyer (1936).

Among POLITICIANS In United States

Among politicians born in United States, Mary Arthur McElroy ranks 559Before her are Clark Clifford (1906), Oliver Ellsworth (1745), Mary Harrison McKee (1858), Doug Emhoff (1964), Dan Coats (1943), and Kathy Hochul (1958). After her are George J. Mitchell (1933), Margaret Woodrow Wilson (1886), William L. Marcy (1786), William Z. Foster (1881), George Pataki (1945), and Daniel Patrick Moynihan (1927).