Caroline Ingalls

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Birthday
12, 1839
Birthplace
Brookfield, WI
Death Date
Apr 20, 1924 (84)
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Birthday
12, 1839
Birthplace
Brookfield, WI
Death Date
Apr 20, 1924 (84)

About

Mother of Laura Ingalls Wilder, author of the book series Little House on the Prairie. She worked as a teacher starting at the young age of 16.

Before Fame

She was the third youngest of seven children growing up in Brookfield, Wisconsin.

Trivia

Her son Freddie was only ten months-old when he died, and she struggled to get over his death.

Family Life

Her father died in an accident when she was only five years-old.

Associated With

She was portrayed by Karen Grassle in a screen adaptation of Little House on the Prairie.