Mary Plummer, Date of Birth, Place of Birth, Date of Death


Mary Plummer

wife of Prime Minister of France

Date of Birth: 18-Mar-1848

Place of Birth: Springfield, Massachusetts, United States

Date of Death: 13-Sep-1922

Nationality: United States, France

Zodiac Sign: Pisces

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About Mary Plummer

  • Mary Elizabeth Plummer (Springfield, Massachusetts, US.
  • March 18 1849 – 13 September 1922) was an American-born pupil of and later the wife of Georges Clemenceau, Prime Minister of France during Third Republic.
  • Clemenceau arrived in the United States in 1865 after fleeing France due to involvement in radical political activism during the regime of Napoleon III.
  • He eventually taught at a girls school in Stamford, Connecticut, which Plummer attended.
  • The two wed in 1869 and moved to France a year later.
  • Together they had three children.
  • Plummer and Clemenceau separated in 1876 and divorced in 1891. Though Clemenceau had many mistresses, when his wife took as her lover a tutor of their children, he had her put in jail for two weeks and sent her back to the United States on a steamer in third class.
  • He divorced her, obtained custody of their children and had her stripped of her French nationality.

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