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Louisa C Schmidt McGraw
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Birth: Nov., 1845
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Oct. 25, 1903
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA

ABOUT THE PHOTO:
Photo taken in Washington D.C. 1865.
Louisa traveled from her home in Philadelphia to Washington D.C. to accompany her brother-in-law, John McGraw, home. John had been wounded in battle. Family oral history has it that the night before beginning their long trip home to Philly, Louisa and John attended the theater. The theater was Ford's Theater. John and Louisa were in the audience the night President Lincoln was shot.

From the Philadelphia Inquirer dated 28 Oct 1903:

MCGRAW--On October 25, 1903, LOUISE C. beloved wife of the late Michael McGraw. Relatives and friends are earnestly requested to attend funeral services, also Calvary Circle No. 92, G.A.R. at her late residence, 2211 W. Harold st. on Wednesday afternoon, at 3 o'clock. Interment at Mt Peace Cemetery. At rest. 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Michael McGraw (1844 - 1894)*
 
 Children:
  Ellen Matilda McGraw Slaughter (1867 - 1910)*
  Kate McGraw (1869 - 1871)*
  William McGraw (1871 - 1911)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mount Peace Cemetery
Philadelphia
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: SueAnn
Record added: Dec 10, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 81795174
Louisa C <i>Schmidt</i> McGraw
Added by: SueAnn
 
Louisa C <i>Schmidt</i> McGraw
Added by: SueAnn
 
Louisa C <i>Schmidt</i> McGraw
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Added by: Eugene Glenn Stackhouse
 
 
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