Rose Elizabeth "Libby" Cleveland, was acting First Lady of the United States from 1885 to 1886, during the first term of her brother, President Grover Cleveland's two administrations. The president was a bachelor until he married Frances Folsom on June 2, 1886, fourteen months into his first term.
|Born:||June 13, 1846, Buffalo, New York, U.S.|
|Died:||November 22, 1918, Bagni di Lucca, Italy|
|Preceded by:||Mary McElroy|
|Succeeded by:||Frances Cleveland|
About Rose Cleveland
First Lady of the United States from 1885 to 1886 during the administrations of U.S. President and brother
She was the youngest of nine children and traveled to New York City to become a teacher at the State School for the Blind.
After her time as First Lady she began as career as the principal of the Collegiate Institute of Lafayette, Indiana.
She began a lesbian relationship with a wealthy widow and eventually moved to Italy and lived with her.
She is the sister of Grover Cleveland.
Information related to Rose Cleveland
- Grover Cleveland family
- Acting First Ladies of the United States
- American expatriates in Italy