THIS IS A PEOM WRITTEN BY MAR-LE-AH MOULTON KANISTANAUX WHICH EXPLAINS THE CORRECT PRONUNCIATION OF THE NAME AND WHO SHE WAS; THIS WAS TAKEN FROM A BROCHURE SHE HAD, TO SELL HERBS, WHICH SHE DID QUITE WELL, I HAVE A LOT ON THIS PART. DOCUMENTED IN THE "HISTORY OF Stockton NY thru the rear view mirror" She taught the local doctors the use of herbs in healing.
POEM BY MAR LE AH
WELCOME TO THE INDIAN DOCTRESS MANY SUFFERING PEOPLE SAY BY HER KNOWLEDGE AND HER SCIENCE SHE DRIVES SAD COMPLAINTS AWAY; WITH THE INDIAN MODE OF CURING THAT'S THE MODE WITHOUT A FLAW SHE ASTONISHES THE PEOPLE, WELCOME TO KAN-IS-TAN-AUX
Mar-le-ah is the daughter of Eli Moulton and his wife KATIE, she is buried beside them in Greenwood cemetery Stockton.
Marleah was also in Canada the mother of Elizabeth NEFF Later PRATT Chamberlain, my Great Grandmother the child she raised as an adopted son named William Kanistanaux was in fact a child of Elizabeth NEFF at the age of about 12 in Canada brought to Stockton via Oneida Co where Marleah met Laton Kanistanaux who married her and gave his name to Marleahs children and grand child aka William Kanistanaux, b 1874 Canada