Theodate Pope Riddle
- Category : Building-Trades-Architect-Planner
- Type : GP
- Profile : 1/3 - Investigating / Martyr
- Definition : Split - Small (8,20,31,33)
- Incarnation Cross : RAX The Sphinx 1
American architect. She was one of the first American women architects as well as a survivor of the Lusitania.
She designed Hill-Stead, the family estate (now Hill-Stead Museum) in Farmington and designed and founded the famous Avon Old Farms School in Avon, as well as Westover School. She was also commissioned for the 1920 reconstruction of the birthplace in New York City of former President Theodore Roosevelt. She was a first cousin to the mother of architect Philip Johnson.
She survived the sinking of British ocean liner Lusitania when the ship was torpedoed by a German submarine on May 7, 1915.
On May 6, 1916 Theodate married John Wallace Riddle, who was a former American diplomat. She died on August 30, 1946 at her home in Farmington.