Adah Isaacs Menken
“The unshrined ghosts of wasted hours and of lost loves are always tugging at my heart. . . . The body and the soul don?t fit each other. ”

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.

Yeary, Mamie Ann (1876 - 1922)Historian
Young, Matilda Jane Fuller (1826 - 1882)Botanist
Young, Salome Balli (1831 - 1898)Rancher
Young, Mary Sophie (1872 - 1919)Botanist
Young, Eleanor Anne (1925 - 2007)Scientist