After Martha Washington, Abigail Smith was married to John Adams; Martha Skelton was married to Thomas Jefferson; Dolly Todd was married to James Madison; and Eliza Kortright was married to James Monroe. Next, Louisa Carson was first lady for John Quincy Adams; Rachel Robards was married to Andrew Jackson; and Hannah Hoes was wed to Martin Van Buren.
Anna Symmes was married to William H. Harrison; Julia Gardiner to John Tyler; Sarah Childress to James K. Polk; and Margaret M. Smith to Zachary Taylor. After Mrs. Taylor, Abigail Powers was first lady to Millard Fillmore; Jane M. Appleton was first lady to Franklin Pierce; Harriett Lane was married to James Buchanan; and Mary Todd was married to Abraham Lincoln.
Next, Eliza McCardle was married to Andrew Johnson; Julia Dent was married to Ulysses S. Grant; Lucy Webb to Rutherford B. Hayes; and Lucretia Rudolph to James A. Garfield. Ellen Lewis was first lady to Chester A. Arthur; Frances Cleveland first lady to Grover Cleveland; Caroline Scott to Benjamin Harris; Frances Folsom to Grover Cleveland; Ida Saxton to William McKinley; and Edith Carow to Theodore Roosevelt.
Next, Helen Herron was married to William H. Taft; Ellen Wilson to Woodrow Wilson; Florence DeWolf to Warren G. Harding; Grace Goodhue to Calvin Cooldidge; Lou Henry to Herbert Hoover; and Anna Eleanor Roosevelt to Franklin D. Roosevelt. Elizabeth Wallace was first lady to Harry S. Truman; Mamie Doud was first lady to Dwight D. Eisenhower; and Jacqueline Bouvier was first lady to John F. Kennedy.
Claudia "Lady Bird" Taylor was married to Lyndon B. Johnson; Patricia Ryan to Richard Nixon; Elizabeth Warren to Gerald R. Ford; Eleanor Rosalynn Smith to James E. Carter; Nancy Davis to Ronald Reagan; Barbara Pierce to George H. Bush; Hilary Rodham to Willam J. Clinton; Laura Welch to George W. Bush; and Michelle Robinson to Barack Obama. As of 2015, these are the first ladies of the United States in chronological order.Learn more about US History