1912 – Mary C. Kelly Upham Dies

On this date Mary C. Kelly Upham, wife of Governor , died in Marshfield, Wisconsin. She was born on January 21, 1843, in Cleveland, Ohio. She married William Henry Upham on December 19, 1867, in Racine. She served as Wisconsin first lady from 1895 to 1897. Mary C. Kelly Upham died of pneumonia in 1912. She is buried in Marshfield, Wood County. Upham Mansion in Marshfield houses the North Woods Historic Society. [Source: by Nancy G. Williams, p. 109]