When Nora Branson was born on 10 January 1871, in Illinois, United States, her father, Levi Preston Branson, was 44 and her mother, Eleanor Hampton Reeder, was 43. She married John Henry Stocker on 15 January 1890, in Sedgwick, Kansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Gypsum Township, Sedgwick, Kansas, United States in 1880. She died on 13 September 1894, in Wichita, Sedgwick, Kansas, United States, at the age of 23, and was buried in Wichita, Sedgwick, Kansas, United States.
English: habitational name from any of several places: Branston in Leicestershire, Lincolnshire, and Staffordshire, Brandeston in Suffolk, Brandiston in Norfolk, or Braunston in Leicestershire and Northamptonshire. All are named with the Old English personal name Brant + tūn ‘settlement’.