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Nora Olive Morton Clester
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Birth: Sep. 13, 1870
Saint Joseph
Champaign County
Illinois, USA
Death: Sep. 11, 1953
Leavenworth County
Kansas, USA

Nora Olive Morton was born 13 Sep 1870 in Saint Joseph, Champaign County, Illinois; daughter of Robert Hill and Mary Elizabeth (Hayden) Morton.

Nora was united in marriage 14 March 1888 at Champaign County, Illinois with James Clinton Clester; son of Jacob and Lucinda (Peters) Clester.

James and Nora were the parents of four children:

1. Celia E. born 1890 married Hugh Bassett Forbes
2. Elizabeth "Lizzie" A. born 1891 married _?_ Swanson
3. Clarence Morton born 1891 married Mae Clestera
4. James Harold born 1896, MIA WWI

James passed away in 1899 in Champaign County, Illinois at the age of 32 years. He was laid to rest in Patterson Cemetery in Saint Joseph, Champaign County, Illinois.

Nora passed away 11 Sep 1953 in Leavenworth County, Kansas at the age of 82 years. She was laid to rest in Mount Muncie Cemetery in Leavenworth County, Kansas.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Robert Morton (1839 - 1900)
  Mary Elizabeth Hayden Morton (1853 - 1883)
 
 Spouse:
  James Clinton Clester (1867 - 1899)
 
 Children:
  Celia E. Clester Forbes (1890 - 1973)*
  Clarence Morton Clester (1891 - 1953)*
  James Harold Clester (1896 - 1918)*
 
 Siblings:
  Nora Olive Morton Clester (1870 - 1953)
  Eva Alice Morton Norton (1871 - 1936)*
  Elizabeth Anne Morton Miller (1874 - 1916)*
  Margaret Morton Crawford (1892 - 1918)**
  Arthur L Morton (1893 - 1969)**
  John Alfred Morton (1895 - 1960)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Mount Muncie Cemetery
Lansing
Leavenworth County
Kansas, USA
 
Maintained by: Nancy (Hitchcock) Clewel...
Originally Created by: Steve McCray
Record added: Jul 20, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 39694583
Nora Olive <i>Morton</i> Clester
Added by: Steve McCray
 
Nora Olive <i>Morton</i> Clester
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Not forgotten...
- Joan Morton Stephens
 Added: Jun. 9, 2013
In memory.
- Bob Clewell
 Added: Aug. 18, 2012
 
 
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