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Cora Ariana Stith Washington Moise
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Birth: Jun., 1850
New Orleans
Orleans Parish
Louisiana, USA
Death: May 11, 1911
District Of Columbia, USA

Obituary: Friday, May 12, 1911

Mrs. Moise Descended From Lawrence Washington
Funeral services for Mrs. Cora Washington Moise, widow of David Calhoun Moise of New Orleans, La., who died at her residence, 1824 H street northwest, yesterday morning, following a stroke of apoplexy, will be held at 11 o'clock tomorrow morning at St. Matthew's Church, Rhode Island avenue northwest, Rev. Father Buckey officiating.
The pall beares will be Messrs. H. Bunyea, S. Bunyea, E. Bunyea, W.E. Pairo, F. Steckman, H. Gann and A.S. Ramage.
The interment will be in Congressional cemetery.
Mrs. Moise was a daughter of John Stith Washington of New Orleans and a direct descendant of Lawrence Washington, a half-brother of George washington. On her mother's side, she was a great-great-granddaughter of Sir Robert Farmer(Farmar), and a great-granddaughter of Marquis de Vautercey(
Marquis John Louis Francois Alexandre de Gras de Vaubercy) of France.
Mrs. Moise is survived by three children, Hettie Moise, Fred Moise and Fairfax Moise, and four sisters.
Mrs. Moise was born in New Orleans where she resided for many years. On the death of her husband, several years ago, she moved to Washington to reside. She was a member of the Sarah Franklin Chapter, D.A.R., of this city.

Paper: Evening Star (Washington, DC) Page: 22

Cora was briefly married to Charles L. Tell.

Her second husband was David Calhoun Moise who died in New Orleans, Louisiana in 1887. 
Congressional Cemetery
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA
Plot: Range 48 site 47
Created by: Peachy Pringle
Record added: Jun 17, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 71530844
Cora Ariana Stith <i>Washington</i> Moise
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Cora Ariana Stith <i>Washington</i> Moise
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