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Elizabeth "Lizzie" Grierson Moffat
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Birth: Oct. 27, 1845
Yarrow, Scotland
Death: Oct. 29, 1934
Cook County
Illinois, USA

Elizabeth Moffat was 89 years old widow of Peter Moffat who was a former Plaster Contractor of this city, died Monday at the home of her daughter Ms. Elizabeth Woodbury of Chicago. Funeral services were conducted Wednesday & intermet was made at a Chicago cemetery. Ms. Moffat was a resident of Chicago for the last 50 years. Prior to her removal to the city, she was active in the third Prebyterian Church. Her husband help to build the old Post Office while residents there. Mr. & Mrs. Moffat lived in a house which was the resident at the time of the old custodian of Oak Park Cemetery in Springfield Illinois. She often spoke of attempt to steal
president Abraham Lincoln's body. Surviving are four sons, all of Chicago, one daughter MRs. Woodbury,a munber of nieces,Ms. Olive Maisenbacher 1137 N. 4th Street and a grandson visiting at the home his aunt Mrs. Woodbury.

Buried in a unmarked grave
Date Buried: October 31, 1934
Interment # 22162
Undertaker: Fred E. Schmidt 
Family links: 
  Walter Grierson (1798 - 1863)
  Christina Grierson (1806 - 1866)
  Peter M. Moffat (1838 - 1916)
  Christina Moffat Maisenbacher (1863 - 1911)*
  David Moffat (1864 - 1865)*
  William Moffatt (1865 - 1926)*
  Jeannette Moffat Huetson (1867 - 1926)*
  John Moffat (1868 - 1868)*
  Walter Moffat (1869 - 1939)*
  Peter Moffat (1873 - 1937)*
  Charles A Moffat (1874 - 1932)*
  James Gulick Moffat (1877 - 1948)*
  Robert David Moffat (1879 - 1946)*
  Elizabeth Lillian Moffat Woodbury (1883 - 1957)*
  George Thomas Moffat (1889 - 1889)*
  Elizabeth Grierson Moffat (1845 - 1934)
  John Grierson (1846 - 1922)*
*Calculated relationship
Elmwood Cemetery and Mausoleum
River Grove
Cook County
Illinois, USA
Plot: Lot 134 Section 48 Grave 3
Maintained by: Scottish Girl
Originally Created by: Jiffy Pop
Record added: Dec 03, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 62495949
Elizabeth Lizzie <i>Grierson</i> Moffat
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Elizabeth Lizzie <i>Grierson</i> Moffat
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Elizabeth Lizzie <i>Grierson</i> Moffat
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- Scottish Girl
 Added: Jan. 12, 2014
- Jiffy Pop
 Added: Dec. 12, 2010

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