Ninfa Laurenzo
“I can sleep anywhere. I think if you have a clean conscience and you have faith, there is no need to stay awake. ”

Listing of Great Texas Women

Emily West de Zavala (1809 - 1882)

Politician
Emily West de Zavala, wife of the first vice president of the Republic of Texas, was born in New York state, possibly in Albany or Brooklyn. She married Lorenzo de Zavalaqv in New York City on November 12, 1831, at the Church of the Transfiguration.

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