Elise Waerenskjold
“In this country a tiller of the soil is respected as much as anyone else, be he official or merchant. ”

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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Nance, Berta Hart (1883 - 1958)Poet
Natalicio, DianaEducator
Nation, Carry Amelia Moore (1846 - 1911)Prohibitionist
Neal, MargiePolitician
Neff, Myrtle MainerFirst Lady of Texas
Negley, Laura BurlesonPolitician
Neiman, Carrie Marcus (1883 - 1953)Businesswoman | In the Gallery
Nelson, Julia BullardEducator
Newton, VioletteAuthor
Ney, Elisabet (1833 - 1907)In the Gallery | Sculptor
Nichols, PansyHealth Professional
Niggli, Josefina MariaWriter
Nixon, Joan LoweryAuthor
Noble, Charlie MaryEducator
Norsworthy, Mary Elizabeth "Betty" MoroneyPhilanthropist
Northen, Mary Elizabeth MoodyBusinesswoman | Philanthropist
Nye, Naomi ShihabPoet