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John "Luther" McClure

  • Birth 11 Sep 1881 Buchanan County, Iowa, USA
  • Death 1 Apr 1917 Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Oklahoma, USA
  • Burial Watonga, Blaine County, Oklahoma, USA
  • Memorial ID 19419600

married 29 March 1906, Watonga, Blaine co., Ok. [Indian Territory]


After both of their deaths, the children were raised by Luther's sister Susan.

His sister Geneva married his 1st wife Mollie's cousin Ernest Ball - whose father John was Mollie's father Sam brother

Luther died of TB at Ernest & Geneva's home.

THE OKLAHOMAN (Oklahoma City, OK)
4/10/1917 Obituary (Tuesday)
John L. McClure, age 35, died yesterday morning at his residence, 821 E. Sycamore. The body will be shipped by Perrine & Hahn to Watonga, Okla., for interment.

Public Records – Deaths
John Luther McClure, 35 years old, died yesterday at 820 E. Sycamore street.

thanks to Emily Jordon for the obit

Ernest and Geneva are my grandparents


TOMBSTONE: JOHN L. McCLURE...1881 - 1917. Block 3.

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  • Created by: Donna Lee and David Wall
  • Added: 17 May 2007
  • Find A Grave Memorial 19419600
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for John "Luther" McClure (11 Sep 1881–1 Apr 1917), Find A Grave Memorial no. 19419600, citing Watonga IOOF Cemetery, Watonga, Blaine County, Oklahoma, USA ; Maintained by Donna Lee and David Wall (contributor 46909858) .