Elise Waerenskjold
“I believe to the fullest degree that human beings are born with equal rights. ”

Listing of Great Texas Women

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Fairchild, Olive Ann Oatman (1839 - 1903)Indian Captive
Farabee, Helen (1934 - 1988)Health Professional
Farb, CarolynPhilanthropist
Farias, Anna Maria Advocate
Farr, Thena Mae (1927 - 1985)Rodeo Champion
Fenwick, Marin B. (1860 - 1928)Writer
Ferber, Edna (1887 - 1968)Novelist
Ferguson, Miriam Amanda Wallace [Ma] (1875 - 1961)Governor
Fernandez, Rosita (1925 - 2000)Singer
Fetter-Witt, Leigh AnnAthlete
Figg-Currier, Cindy (1960 - Present)Athlete
Fincher, Misty (1924 - 2006)Radio Personality
Finnigan, Annette (1873 - 1940)Suffragist
Fisher, Rebecca Jane Gilleland (1831 - 1926)Preservationist
Fitzgerald, Alice Martha Parsons (1860 - 1910)Journalist
Flanagan, Minnie (1902 - 1987)Civil Rights Activist
Fleming, Arizona (1884 - 1976)Civil Rights Activist
Fletcher, Frances (Flaxie) (1911 - 2001)
Flood, Maria Elena A.Educator
Flores De Andrade, (? - ?)Activist
Flowers, Betty SueMuseum Director
Folsom, Erminia Thompson (1856 - 1965)Activist
Fondren, Ella Florence (1880 - 1982)Philanthropist
Forbes, Margaret SwanAthlete
Formby, Margaret (1929 - 2003)
Forsyth, Constance (1903 - 1987)Painter
Fortner, NellAthlete
Foster, Catherine (1908 - 1995)Author | In the Gallery
Fox, Ruth (1902 - 1978)Social Worker
Fox, Josephine Marsalis Clardy (1881 - 1970)Philanthropist
Franken, Rose Dorothy LewinPlaywright
Franklin, Ione Ruth (1893 - 1985)Educator
Friend, Llerena Beaufort (1903 - 1995)Historian
Friend, Kate Harrison (1856 - 1949)Writer
Fry, Elizabeth Austin Turner (1838 - 1921)Suffragist
Fryer, Velda Ross (1912 - Present)Musician
Furman, Laura (1945 - Present)Writer