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Alberta Ramage Neely

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Nationality  American
Name  Alberta Neely

Role  Matthew M. Neely's wife
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Born  August 27, 1880 (1880-08-27) Milford, Pennsylvania
Known for  First lady of West Virginia, 1941-1945
Died  June 30, 1976, Fairmont, West Virginia, United States
Spouse  Matthew M. Neely (m. 1903)

Education  Fairmont State University

Alberta Ramage Neely (1880–1976) was the wife of former Governor of West Virginia Matthew M. Neely and served as that state's First Lady, 1941-1945.

She was born August 27, 1880, at Milford, Pennsylvania. She graduated from Fairmont Normal School, now Fairmont State University, and attended Randolph-Macon College at Ashland, Virginia and Emerson College of Elocution at Boston, Massachusetts. In 1903, she married Matthew M. Neely. As first lady during the U.S. involvement in World War II, she sold war bonds and raised money for servicemen's clubs. After leaving office, the Nelly's moved to Washington, D.C., where Matthew Neely served in the United States Senate until his death in 1958. She moved to Fairmont, West Virginia, where she died on June 30, 1976.

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