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Lady Elma Cohen (1883–1946)

from Sydney Morning Herald

Lady Elma Cohen, wife of Sir Samuel Cohen, died suddenly at her home, 89 Ocean Street, Woollahra, yesterday morning. Her father, the late Mr. A. D. Hart, was the first chairman of the British Tobacco Company. Lady Cohen, who was born in Melbourne 63 years ago, is survived by her husband and three children, George, Helen (Mrs. Keith Moss), and Paul. The funeral took place at Rookwood Cemetery yesterday afternoon.

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  • Hart, Elma

1 July, 1883
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia


11 January, 1946 (aged 62)
Woollahra, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

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