1866 – Katherine Marie Regan Schmedeman Born

On this date Katherine Marie Regan Schmedeman, wife of , was born in Madison. Katherine Marie Regan married Albert George Schmedeman on June 1, 1892 in Madison. She served as first lady of Wisconsin from 1933 to 1935 and accompanied her husband to Norway, where he served as foreign minister from 1912 to 1921. Katherine Marie Regan Schmedeman died on November 13, 1948 in Madison. [Source: by Nancy G. Williams, p.167]