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Flora Cooke Stuart
Birth: Jan. 3, 1836
Missouri, USA
Death: May 10, 1923
Norfolk City
Virginia, USA

The widow of General J.E.B. Stuart. After her husband's death in the Civil War, Mrs. Stuart established the Virginia Female Institute, a girls school in Staunton. In 1923, the school was renamed Stuart Hall in her honor. She was buried on May 12, 1923, on the fifty-ninth anniversary of her husband's death. (bio by: PL) 
 
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 Parents:
  Philip St. George Cooke (1809 - 1895)
  Rachel Wilt Hertzog Cooke (1807 - 1896)
 
 Spouse:
  James Ewell Brown Stuart (1833 - 1864)*
 
 Children:
  Flora Stuart (1857 - 1862)*
  James Ewell Brown Stuart (1860 - 1930)*
  Virginia Pelham Stuart Waller (1863 - 1898)*
 
 Siblings:
  John Rogers Cooke (1833 - 1891)*
  Flora Cooke Stuart (1836 - 1923)
  Maria Pendleton Cooke Brewer (1840 - 1926)*
  Julia Turner Cooke Sharpe (1842 - 1902)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Hollywood Cemetery
Richmond
Richmond City
Virginia, USA
Plot: Section DE, Lot 14
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: PL
Record added: Nov 14, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6927972
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Special Kin Folks memories never fade. RIP Aunt Flora.We all will be home soon.
- Thomas Cooke
 Added: Jun. 1, 2016

- sjm
 Added: May. 10, 2016

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