|First Lady of Costa Rica|
|President||Jose Figueres Ferrer|
|Preceded by||Etelvina Ramírez Montiel|
|Born||May 6, 1918|
Spartanburg, South Carolina, U.S.
|Died||September 9, 2020 (aged 102)|
Birmingham, Alabama, U.S.
|Spouse(s)||Jose Figueres Ferrer (m. 1941–1954)|
|Children||José Martí Figueres, Muni Figueres|
|Parents||Meta Long & Ralph Emerson Boggs|
Henrietta Boggs (May 6, 1918 – September 9, 2020) was a Costa Rican-American author, journalist, and activist. She was the first wife of José Figueres Ferrer and served as First Lady of Costa Rica from 1948 to 1949 in the years after the Costa Rican Civil War.
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- "A Revolutionary First Lady". Weld: Birmingham's Newspaper. 2016-08-24. Archived from the original on 2016-10-31. Retrieved 2017-04-07.
- "Ancianos papudos son bien chineados en una residencia de lujo". La Teja (in Spanish). Retrieved 2022-04-03.
- "Henrietta Boggs, Southerner Who Spread Her Wings, Dies at 102". The New York Times. September 18, 2020.
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