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Mrs Leonora Bell "Nonie" Griffin Brown
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Birth: Jun. 6, 1888
Los Angeles
Los Angeles County
California, USA
Death: Apr. 24, 1968
Victorville
San Bernardino County
California, USA

Leonora was the youngest child and daughter of Caroline (Weeks) and M. John Griffin. Her grandfather William Weeks was the architect and builder of the original Mormon Temple in Nauvoo, Illinois. She had two sisters (Laura and Alice) and two brothers (Leslie Marion and Warren Frank). Laura Griffin King, the oldest, died in 1901 after giving birth to her 5th child.

Leonora married Lyle W. Brown on June 10, 1908 in Los Angeles, CA. She and Lyle had one son, Elwood. She was a very talented lady and could paint and draw well. She also played the piano. She and Lyle raised two of their three grandchildren. They moved from Los Angles to Victorville, CA about 1946 and stayed there until they died. 
 
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 Parents:
  Marion John Griffin (1848 - 1890)
  Caroline Foote Weeks Griffin (1855 - 1937)
 
 Spouse:
  Lyle William Brown (1886 - 1964)*
 
 Children:
  Elwood Richard Brown (1910 - 1971)*
 
 Sibling:
  Alice Maude Griffin Collins (1875 - 1964)*
  Leonora Bell Griffin Brown (1888 - 1968)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Montecito Memorial Park
Colton
San Bernardino County
California, USA
Plot: Section 383, lot Ivy, space 6
 
Created by: Kathleen Brown
Record added: Aug 13, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 74880636
Mrs Leonora Bell Nonie <i>Griffin</i> Brown
Added by: Kathleen Brown
 
Mrs Leonora Bell Nonie <i>Griffin</i> Brown
Added by: Kathleen Brown
 
Mrs Leonora Bell Nonie <i>Griffin</i> Brown
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