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David Clester
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Birth: Mar. 28, 1851
Grant County
Indiana, USA
Death: Dec. 4, 1938
Howard County
Indiana, USA

David Clester was born 28 Mar 1851 in Marion, Grant County, Indiana; one of seven children born to Peter and Sidney A. (Wright) Clester.

David was first united in marriage 19 Dec 1872 in Marion, Grant County, Indiana with Orilla Jane Davis; daughter of Owen and Samantha O. (Horn) Davis.

David and Orilla were the parents of three children:

1. Ira Franklin born 1875 married Ida M. Lore
2. Oliver Elihu born 1877 married Elizabeth "Bessie" Ann Farmer
3. Lewis Walter born 1883 married (#1) Bertha Ann Ranck and (#2) Mary Ann _?_

Orilla passed away in 1884 at the age of 29 years.

David was next united in marriage 10 Sep 1885 in Howard County, Indiana with Martha "Amanda" Edwards; daughter of William and Martha Amilla (Beard) Edwards.

David and Amanda were the parents of four children:

4. Lenora born 1885
5. Male child born 1886
6. Mary A. born 1888 married William Bernard Coburn
7. Levi "Harry" born 1891 married Carrie M. Sherman

Census records show that David and Amanda later divorced.

David passed away 04 Dec 1938 in Kokomo, Howard County, Indiana at the age of 87 years. He was laid to rest in Crown Point Cemetery in Kokomo, Howard County, Indiana.
Family links: 
  Martha Amanda Edwards Clester (1857 - 1916)*
  Martha Amanda Edwards Clester (1857 - 1916)*
  Ira Franklin Clester (1875 - 1950)*
  Oliver Elihu Clester (1877 - 1947)*
  Lewis Walter Clester (1883 - 1949)*
  John W. Clester (1886 - 1905)*
  Levi "Harry" Clester (1891 - 1921)*
  William Clester (1898 - 1899)*
*Calculated relationship
Note: d Good Samaritan H
Crown Point Cemetery
Howard County
Indiana, USA
Plot: Sec: 221, Lot: 82, Sp: 5
Maintained by: Nancy (Hitchcock) Clewel...
Originally Created by: John C. Anderson
Record added: Dec 16, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 45499801
David Clester
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In memory of my first cousin 4x removed.
- Bob Clewell
 Added: Aug. 4, 2012

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