Ima Hogg
“Most of my compulsions are rooted and grounded in the University of Texas. ”

Listing of Great Texas Women

Find information about Texas women who have helped shape the history of Texas. Search by name, click on a letter to list alphabetically or use the search engine to find a particular person.

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Hadra, Ida Weisselberg (1861 - 1885)Artist
Hagar, Conger Neblett (1886 - 1973)Preservationist
Hagerty, Rebecca (1815 - ?)Planter
Hall, Josie Briggs (1869 - 1935)Educator
Hallett, Margaret Leatherbury (1787 - 1863)Pioneer
Hamer, Elizabeth Marcelle Lively (1900 - 1974)Folklorist | Librarian
Hamner, Laura Vernon (1871 - 1968)Historian | Radio Personality | Writer
Hamon, NancyPhilanthropist
Hancock, Charlene Singer
Hanna, Sallie Little (1869 - 1957)Activist
Harbison, Helen Sewell (1896 - 1985)Civic Leader | Rancher
Harby, Lee Cohen (1849 - 1918)Writer
Hargrave, Helen (1894 - 1985)Librarian
Harper, Margaret Pease (? - 1991)Writer
Harper, Mary Cleveland (1868 - 1952)Health Professional
Harpham, Wendy SchlesselHealth Professional
Harrington, Sybil B.Philanthropist
Harrington, Arabella Gray (1790 - 1860)Pioneer
Harris, Dilue Rose (1825 - 1914)Pioneer
Harris, Jane Birdsall (1791 - 1869)Pioneer
Harte, JanetPhilanthropist
Hartgraves, Ruth (1900 - 1995)Health Professional
Hartson, Mary Lucy Kyle (1865 - 1956)Politician
Hattori, MichikoAthlete
Haynie, SandraAthlete
Healy-Murphy, Margaret Mary (1833 - 1907)Founder
Heard, Bessie Rollins (1886 - 1988)
Heath, Jinger L.Businesswoman
Helfensteller, Veronica (1910 - 1964)Painter
Helm, Mary Sherwood Wightman (1807 - 1886)Pioneer
Hemenway, Mary KayAstronomer
Hemmings, Myra Davis (1895 - 1968)Actress | Educator
Henderson, Frances Cox (1820 - 1897)First Lady of Texas
Henenberg, Hattie L. (1893 - 1974)
Hernandez, Maria L. de (1896 - 1986)Activist
Hernandez, ConcepcionActress
Herndon, Dealey DecherdPreservationist
Hershey, Terese TarltonCivic Leader
Herzog, Sofie Dalia (1846 - 1925)Health Professional
Hester, Jeane PorterHealth Professional
Highsmith, Patricia (1921 - 1995)Writer
Hill, Kate Adele (1900 - 1982)Educator
Hines, Carrie Pearl Washington (1888 - 1970)Educator
Hinueber, Caroline Ernst Von (1819 - 1902)Pioneer
Hiss, Anna (1893 - 1972)Educator
Hobby, Willie Chapman CooperFirst Lady of Texas
Hobby, Oveta Culp (1905 - 1995)In the Gallery | Journalist | Philanthropist
Hockaday, Ela (1875 - 1956)Educator
Hodge, Veda Wells (1903 - 1978)Philanthropist
Hogg, Ima (1882 - 1975)In the Gallery | Philanthropist
Hogg, Sarah Ann Stinson (1854 - 1895)First Lady of Texas
Holley, Mary Austin (1784 - 1846)Author
Holloway, Jean Macmullen (1911 - 1984)Attorney | Author
Holm, Enid (1928 - 2006)Philanthropist
Hopkins, May Agness (1883 - 1972)Health Professional
Hord, Mary Jane Crockett (1812 - 1876)Pioneer
Horn, Sarah Ann Newton (1809 - 1839)Indian Captive
House, Karen ElliottBusinesswoman
Houston, Margaret Moffette LeaPioneer
Houston, Margaret Bell (1877 - 1966)Novelist | Poet
Howard, Sarah Creath (1812 - 1876)
Hubbard, Bess Bigham (1896 - 1977)Artist
Hubbard, Janie RobertsFirst Lady of Texas
Huddle, Nannie Zenobia Carver (1860 - 1951)Painter
Hudspeth, Frances B. Hellums (1907 - 1972)Librarian
Hudspeth, Mary Elizabeth (1874 - 1943)Educator
Huey, Mary Evelyn BlaggEducator
Hughes, Sarah Tilghman (1896 - 1985)Federal District Judge
Hughes, Karen (1956 - Present)Advisor
Hughs, Fannie May Barbee (1874 - 1976)Author | Journalist
Hultgreen, Kara S. (1965 - 1994)Aviator
Hunter, Mary Edwards (1885 - 1967)Educator
Hunter, Mary Kate (1866 - 1945)Historian | Poet | Suffragist
Hutchison, Kay Bailey (1943 - Present)Senator
Hyman, Flora Flo (1954 - 1986)Athlete