This is a beta version of NNDB
Search: for

Nancy Astor

Nancy AstorAKA Nancy Witcher Langhorne

Born: 19-May-1879
Birthplace: Danville, VA
Died: 2-May-1964
Location of death: Grimsthorpe Castle, Lincolnshire, England
Cause of death: unspecified
Remains: Buried, Cliveden Chapel, Taplow, Buckinghamshire, England

Gender: Female
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Politician

Nationality: England
Executive summary: First woman in the House of Commons

Father: Chiswell Dabney Langhorne (b. 1843, d. 1919)
Mother: Anne Witcher Keene
Sister: Irene Langhorne
Husband: Robert Gould Shaw II (m. 1897 in Boston, div. 1903)
Husband: Waldorf Astor (great-great-grandson of John Jacob Astor, m. 1906)

    UK Member of Parliament 1919-45 for Plymouth
    Astor Family by marriage

Author of books:
My Two Countries (1923)

Create a map starting with Nancy Astor
Requires Flash 7+ and Javascript.

Do you know something we don't?
Submit a correction or make a comment about this profile

Copyright ©2019 Soylent Communications