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Mamie Geneva Doud Eisenhower

Mamie Geneva Ooud was born on November 14, 1896, in Boone, Iowa, the second child of John Sheldon Ooud and ElviraMathilde Carlson Doud. She had an older sister, Eleanor, and two younger sisters, Ida Mae and Mabel Frances. The Douds wefe a prosperous family, and they provided Mamie and her sisters with a privileged upbringing.