Today’s Notable U. S. Birthdays
Thomas Woodrow Wilson (December 28, 1856–February 3, 1924) was the 28th President of the United States. A leading intellectual of the Progressive Era, he served as President of Princeton University from 1902 to 1910, and then as the Governor of New Jersey from 1911 to 1913. With Theodore Roosevelt and William Howard Taft dividing the Republican Party vote, Wilson was elected President as a Democrat in 1912.
Emma (Sallee) Murray was born on this day in 1864
Emma (Sallee) Murray (28 Dec 1864, Illinois – 21 May 1934, Montana) was my Great-grandmother. Emma was married to Edward Murray on 19 August 1880 in Kansas. After Edward’s untimely death. at the age of 39, Emma remarried to Blair Corley.