Lucy Fry Mathews

Lucy Fry Mathews
Born 1830
Frankford, West Virginia
Died 1904
Lewisburg, West Virginia
Nationality American
Known for First lady of West Virginia, 1877-1881

Lucy Fry Mathews (1830–1904) was the wife of former Governor of West Virginia Henry M. Mathews and served as that state's First Lady, 1877-1881. She was born in 1830, at Frankford, West Virginia. In 1857, she married Henry M. Mathews. After leaving office, the Mathews moved to Lewisburg, West Virginia. She died in 1904.[1]


  1. "West Virginia's First Ladies," West Virginia Division of Culture and History, June 2007.
Honorary titles
Preceded by
Jane Baird Jacob
First Lady of West Virginia
1877 1881
Succeeded by
Maria Willard Jackson
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