Indiana McCaslins

Leona May TempleAge: 88 years19132002

Name
Leona May Temple
Married name
Leona May Kester
Birth December 1, 1913 21 18
Birth of a brotherWilliam Hubert Temple
July 1, 1918 (Age 4 years)
Census 1920 (Age 6 years)
Birth of a sisterAlma Jean Temple
December 19, 1926 (Age 13 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Death of a sisterAlma Jean Temple
December 19, 1926 (Age 13 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a sisterAlma Jean Temple
after December 19, 1926 (Age 13 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Nowata Memorial Cemetery
Census 1930 (Age 16 years)
Birth of a brotherHarrison Francis (Harry) Temple
July 21, 1933 (Age 19 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Death of a fatherWilliam Harrison Temple
November 13, 1935 (Age 21 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a fatherWilliam Harrison Temple
after November 13, 1935 (Age 21 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Nowata Memorial Cemetery
MarriageHarry William “Bud” KesterView this family
December 16, 1939 (Age 26 years)

Death of a maternal grandfatherJohn D Phillips
December 22, 1939 (Age 26 years)
Death of a paternal grandmotherLou Verna Katherine Mahala Elizabeth (Katie) Center
August 1, 1947 (Age 33 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a paternal grandmotherLou Verna Katherine Mahala Elizabeth (Katie) Center
August 4, 1947 (Age 33 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Nowata Memorial Cemetery
Death of a paternal grandfatherFrancis Marion Temple
July 9, 1954 (Age 40 years)

Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a paternal grandfatherFrancis Marion Temple
after July 9, 1954 (Age 40 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Nowata Memorial Cemetery
Death of a motherEsther Lucinda Phillips
August 10, 1978 (Age 64 years)
Burial of a motherEsther Lucinda Phillips
August 14, 1978 (Age 64 years)
Note: Nowata Memorial Cemetery
Death of a husbandHarry William “Bud” Kester
December 21, 1990 (Age 77 years)
Death January 29, 2002 (Age 88 years)
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: November 23, 1911Fort Smith, Sebastian, Arkansas
2 years
herself
5 years
younger brother
9 years
younger sister
Alma Jean Temple
Birth: December 19, 1926 34 31Nowata, Nowata, Oklahoma
Death: December 19, 1926Nowata, Nowata, Oklahoma
7 years
younger brother
Family with Harry William “Bud” Kester - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: December 16, 1939

Birth1920 US Federal Census
BirthSocial Security Death Index
Census1920 US Federal Census
Census1930 US Federal Census
DeathSocial Security Death Index
Shared note

In the 1920 US Federal Census for Nowata, Nowata, Oklahoma, 27-year-old Oklahoma-born William R and his 24-year-old Arkansas-born wife Esther [Phillips] Temple have in their family their Oklahoma-born children, 6-year-old Leona and one-year 6-month old W Hubert. The family is living in a rented house at 424 North Maple Street. Leona has attended school in the past year. William and Esther can read, write and speak English. William is a "hammer driver" in a machine shop. William's father was born in Arkansas and his mother in Oklahoma [sic]; Esther's parents were born in Arkansas; the children's father was born in Oklahoma and their mother in Arkansas.

In the 1930 US Federal Census for Armstrong, Nowata, Oklahoma, 35-year-old Oklahoma-born William H and his 33-year-old Arkansas-born wife Ester [sic] [Phillips] Temple were married when he was 19- and she was 16-years old [sic]. They have in their household their Oklahoma-born children, 16-year-old Leona and 11-year-old Hubert [sic William Hubert], both of whom have attended school in the past year. The family is living in a house on County Road Highway 28 for which William pays $10 a month in rent. William is a laborer in the old fields and has worked on the last regularly scheduled work day. He has not served in the military. Everyone can read, write and speak English. William's parents were born in Arkansas; the birthplace of Esther's father is unknown, her mother was born in Arkansa; the children's father was born in Oklahoma and their mother in Arkansas.

Leona M Kester, born 1 Dec 1913, died 29 Jan 2002 in Nowata, Nowata, Oklahoma 74048. She applied for her Social Security Number in Oklahoma before 1951.