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Clara Gertrude Johnson Compton
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Birth: May 10, 1875
Springfield
Sangamon County
Illinois, USA
Death: Apr. 10, 1947
Springfield
Sangamon County
Illinois, USA

Mrs. Clara Compton, 71, of Springfield, died yesterday at Memorial hospital where she had been a medical patient since Feb. 6. Mrs. Compton was born in Springfield and spent her entire life here. On Oct. 21, 1903, she was married to Edward M. Compton who died in 1944. She was a member of the Asbury Methodist church.

She is survived by a nephew, Grover Deerwester, city, and two great-nephews.

Illinois State Journal, Springfield, IL, 4-11-1947

Note: the Compton plot is unmarked. It is between the Campbell stone on the left and the Smith stone on the right in the photo shown. 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Edward Marshall Compton (1866 - 1944)
 
Burial:
Oak Ridge Cemetery
Springfield
Sangamon County
Illinois, USA
Plot: Block 38 lot 143
 
Created by: WaplesGurley
Record added: Feb 06, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 84597743
Clara Gertrude <i>Johnson</i> Compton
Added by: BjJ
 
Clara Gertrude <i>Johnson</i> Compton
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- WaplesGurley
 Added: Feb. 6, 2012
 
 
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