First Ladies: Jane Stanford, Virginia Knight, Mollie Low, Isabella Gillett, and Jane Waterman First Ladies: Gayle Wilson, Bernice Brown, Anne Gust Brown, Nancy Reagan, and Maria Shriver

Maria Downey

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Maria Downey


Significant Facts

Born: September 10, 1836 in Los Angeles, California
Died: January 29, 1883
Married: John Downey in 1852
Maiden Name: Guirado


Father: Don Rafael Guirado
Mother: Vincenta Urquidez
Husband: John Downey
Children: None

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