Lura <I>McNall</I> Ormes

Lura McNall Ormes

Death 8 Jan 1894 (aged 44)
Burial Washington, District of Columbia, District of Columbia, USA
Plot R78/297
Memorial ID 110181746 · View Source
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Daughter of Uriah McNall and Belva Ann Bennett. Married DeForest Payson Ormes on 3 Jul 1879.

Inez (1883-1884)
Rhoda (1884-1889)
DeForest, (1890-1969)

Lura graduated from law school like her famous mother, and did legal work, although she refused to call herself an attorney. She also helped run her mother's law business as well as her political campaigns.

She died of several longstanding health conditions exacerbated by influenza.

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Half Siblings
Gravesite Details Lura's family and her mother Belva share a tombstone. Her mother's inscription is on the other side.



  • Created by: HWA
  • Added: 7 May 2013
  • Find a Grave Memorial 110181746
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Lura McNall Ormes (31 Jul 1849–8 Jan 1894), Find a Grave Memorial no. 110181746, citing Congressional Cemetery, Washington, District of Columbia, District of Columbia, USA ; Maintained by HWA (contributor 46565033) .