Biographical Sketch of Daisy Oliver Aust

Biographical Database of NAWSA Suffragists, 1890-1920

Biography of Daisy Oliver Aust, 1875-1959

By Carole Webb (Moore) Slater, author of Letters from the Heart 1943-1946, Franklin, Tennessee

Daisy Oliver Aust was born in 1875 in Carthage, Tennessee and died on July 29, 1959 in Nashville. She was married to John R Aust, a prominent attorney and judge in Nashville.

Aust was active in the suffrage movement in Tennessee and in 1920 she was a committee chair for the League of Women Voters Ratification Committee.

Sources:

Find a Grave database. Memorial page for Daisy Oliver Aust (1875-1959). Memorial No. 1153891526, citing Woodlawn Memorial Park and Mausoleum, Nashville, Davidson, Tennessee. Accessed May 10, 2018.

Find a Grave database. Memorial page for John Randall Aust (1870-1939). Memorial No. 153891462, citing Woodlawn Memorial Park and Mausoleum, Nashville, Davidson, Tennessee, Accessed May 10, 2018.

Yellin, Carol Lynn and Janann Sherman. The Perfect 36: Tennessee Delivers Woman Suffrage. Oak Ridge, TN: Iris Press, 1998.

 

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