Alice Cunningham Fletcher

March 15, 1838–April 6, 1923

Born in Havana, Cuba; daughter of Lucia Adeline Jenks and Thomas G. Fletcher. Died in Washington DC. 1 (See Document 4.27)


  1. [1] Dictionary of American Biography, ed. Allen Johnson and Dumas Malone, 20 vols. (New York: Charles Scribner’s Sons, 1959), 3:463–464. “Alice Cunningham Fletcher,” Encyclopedia Britannica (, accessed Sept. 2015). Concise Dictionary of American Biography (New York: Charles Scribner’s Sons, 1964), 463–464.