Barbara Jordan
“What the people want is very simple. They want an America as good as its promise.”

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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O'Brien, Esse Forrester (1894 - 1975)Poet
O'Connor, Elizabeth Paschal (1850 - 1931)Writer
O'Connor, Sandra Day (1930 - Present)Supreme Court Justice
O'Connor, Kathryn Carlisle Stoner (1883 - 1979)Historian
O'Daniel, Merle Estelle ButcherFirst Lady of Texas
O'Docharty, Susanna Dougharty (1804 - 1874)Pioneer
O'Donnell, Edith JonesPhilanthropist
O'Hair, Mary McClellan (1869 - 1936)Educator
O'Keeffe, Georgia Totto (1887 - 1986)Photographer
O'Shea, Elena Zamora (1880 - 1951)Educator
Oliver-Eakle, Melissa DoraBusinesswoman
Olson, Barbara Kay Bracher (1955 - 2001)
Onderdonk, Eleanor Rogers (1884 - 1964)Painter
Ontiveros, LupeActress
Oscar, GussiePianist
Osterman, Rosanna DyerHealth Professional
Oujesky, Helen MatusevichEducator
Owen, MayHealth Professional
Owen, Priscilla RichmanJudge
Owens, Claire MyersWriter
Owens, Elizabeth Mcanulty (1827 - 1905)Pioneer
Owens, MargaretCowgirl