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Kate Lavon "Vonnie" Johnston Briggs
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Birth: Oct. 18, 1912
Blackfoot
Bingham County
Idaho, USA
Death: Jun. 17, 2008
Las Vegas
Clark County
Nevada, USA

Parents:
Father: James Green Johnston 1868 1958
Mother: Kate Ellison Bennett Johnston 1880 1943

Siblings:
Norma Alice Johnston Lambert 1904 1995
Spouse: Lawrence Taylor Lambert 1923 - 1969
Marie Johnston Randall 1907 1996
Spouse: Thomas Henry Randall 1904 1985
James "Bus" Delwin Johnston 1917 1952
Spouse: Annabelle Pearl Obershaw 1918 2006
William B. Johnston 1919 1919

Marriages:

Spouse: John Victor Briggs twice - their first marriage was 1 Feb. 1938, Salt Lake Temple. They divorced in 1964, he left her for another woman. Came back to her in Jan 1979 and they remarried.

Children:
Wade J Briggs was born 30 Nov 1938.
Beverly Briggs was born 10 Mar 1941 in Yakama, Yakama, Washington.
Norma Loraine Briggs was born 29 Apr 1948 in Nampa, Canyon, Idaho.

Lavon J. Briggs

Lived in Yakima, Washington, Marsing, Idaho, and Winnemucca, Nevada where Lavon worked for the electric company, divorced in 1964, in 1976 John Victor Briggs and Kate Lavon Johnston reunite after being previously separated and divorced. In 1979 they moved to Nampa.

Lavon J. Briggs, 95, Las Vegas, Nev., died Tuesday, June 17, 2008, peacefully in her sleep. Services are at 2 p.m. Saturday at Zeyer Funeral Chapel, Nampa.
 
 
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 Parents:
  James Green Johnston (1868 - 1958)
  Kate Ellison Bennett Johnston (1880 - 1943)
 
 Spouse:
  John Victor Briggs (1905 - 1982)
 
 Children:
  Wade J. Briggs (1938 - 2008)*
 
 Siblings:
  Harold Ellison Bennett (1902 - 1990)**
  Norma Alice Johnston Lambert (1904 - 1995)*
  Marie Johnston Randall (1907 - 1996)*
  Kate Lavon Johnston Briggs (1912 - 2008)
  James Delwin Johnston (1917 - 1952)*
  William Bennett Johnston (1919 - 1919)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Hillcrest Memorial Gardens
Caldwell
Canyon County
Idaho, USA
Plot: Garden of LDS Lot 88 Space 3
 
Created by: Dan Fowler
Record added: Jan 14, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 64210404
Kate Lavon Vonnie <i>Johnston</i> Briggs
Added by: Angie Sullivan
 
Kate Lavon Vonnie <i>Johnston</i> Briggs
Added by: Angie Sullivan
 
Kate Lavon Vonnie <i>Johnston</i> Briggs
Added by: Angie Sullivan
 
 
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